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The Tyranny of Silence

The story by the editor who published cartoons that ignited a firestorm. The Tyranny of Silence not only recounts that story, but takes a hard look at the slippery slope of attempts to limit free speech in a world that is increasingly multicultural, multireligious, and multiethnic.
Featured Books

Bootleggers & Baptists

In Bootleggers & Baptists, economists Bruce Yandle and Adam Smith explain how money and morality are often combined in politics to produce arbitrary regulations benefiting cronies, while constraining productive economic activities by the general public.

Aftermath: The Unintended Consequences of Public Policy

In Aftermath, noted economist Thomas Hall examines four major instances of significant unintended consequences resulting from major public policies: the federal income tax, cigarette taxes, minimum wage laws, and alcohol prohibition.

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The Pocket Constitution
The Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States "...take a minute to consider a gift that hasn't gone out of style in more than 200 years." -Wall Street Journal