5 questions for Johan Norberg on the benefits of an open society

Societies prosper when they’re based around openness to innovation and outsiders, but there’s no guarantee that such an embrace will last forever. Indeed, humanity spent hundreds of thousands of years living in small, subsistent tribes, ....

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Openness and the story of human progress: My long-read Q&A with Johan Norberg

History has featured several societies defined by openness. From Ancient Greece, to the Abbasid Caliphate, to China’s Song Dynasty, many cultures embraced trade and innovation for a time. But these societies eventually all turned inward, ....

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Do Democrats have an s-word problem?

If President Trump wanted the Cuban community in Florida to worry that the Biden Democrats were soft on socialism, it seems to have worked. Cuban-Americans helped the president defy the polls and win the state. ....

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Can Historical Prosperity Compete with Free?

    After decades of flirting with and even sliding into socialism, Democrats are faced with actually voting for socialism.  Oddly enough, even Democrats are now reluctant to leap off the leftist cliff into the socialist ....

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Beware of Desperate Democrat Socialists

    Gripped by intense turmoil after a week of incredible failures, the Democrat Party is in a tailspin.  The impeachment of President Trump crashed with a thud upon the inevitable acquittal that still has average ....

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