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Tag: Independent Institute
  • A Student Seminar in CO Springs You Won’t Want to Miss!

    From June 17–21, the Independent Institute is hosting a seminar for college students you won’t want to miss. The Challenge for Liberty seminar will take you on a journey covering the fundamentals of economics and free societies. The faculty will cover the basics as well as give advanced lectures on war, welfare, the Fed, business …

  • Need a break from the TSA?

    Take a look at the Independent Institute’s MyGovCost.org, where you can calculate roughly how much the government will cost you personally over the course of a lifetime — as well as how much you could have made if you’d invested that money on your own.  For me, for instance, the results said: Future taxes will …

  • Final Summer Seminar with the Independent Institute

    The Independent Institute invites you to attend this year’s final Summer Seminar for Students, “The Challenge of Liberty.” Learn from renowned speakers and scholars as they lead students through discussion of the economic and moral principles of a free society and their application to today’s most pressing issues. Seats for the August 9-13 session are filling up quickly, so …

  • Summer Seminar for Students

    The Independent Institute invites you to attend this year’s final SummerSeminar for Students, The Challenge of Liberty. Learn from renowned speakers andscholars as they lead students through discussion of the economic and moralprinciples of a free society and their application to today’s most pressingissues. When: Please join us for our August 9-13 session, but seats fill …

  • Liberty Versus “Patriotism”

    Ivan Eland at the Independent Institute has a new article out on the “Stolen Valor Act,” a law which exists to jail people for wearing military medals they did not personally earn.  The act does not distinguish between those wearing the medals to for deceitful gain and those wearing them for other purposes, meaning that …