Daily Archive: April 5, 2011


Closed Front Doors, Open Back Doors

Roger Williams’ concept of “separation of church and state” first became a part of Establishment Clause jurisprudence in Reynolds v. U.S., 98 U.S. 145 (1878), and became incorporated to and applicable to the several...


Vandalism at the National Gallery

The woman who allegedly tried to tear a Gauguin painting off a wall at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. has been identified as a 53-year-old convicted felon who, after her arrest...


How Ayn Rand Ruined a Childhood

This story made me sad. Needless to say, Dad’s newfound obsession with the individual didn’t pan out so well with the woman he married. He was always controlling, but he became even more so....


This Month at My Real Job: Parking

This month’s Cato Unbound could hardly be more prosaic. It’s about parking. Ho-hum! Yet parking and parking policy shape a great deal about how we live and work. Hardly an aspect of our lives...

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