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Jerry Arnett, Freedom Fighter, R.I.P.

My old friend Jerry Arnett passed away yesterday at home in Helvetia, West Virginia.  I first met Jerry at a Future of Freedom Foundation conference in 2008 when he furtively slipped me a book of dissenting opinions on the 9/11 attacks.  That set the template for Jerry forever guarding me against my moderate tendencies. Jerry […]

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My AmeriCorps Teaching Experience

 In response to my Wall Street Journal piece yesterday, some folks have asked if I was ever in AmeriCorps. No, but I did have a cameo in one of their Mississippi programs.   When I was investigating AmeriCorps in 1999, I traveled to the Mississippi Delta  Here’s the excerpt from Public Policy Hooligan: **** In lieu […]

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