Tag Archive for Education

Are Vouchers A Capitulation For Libertarians?

I really want to say yes, but I’m torn. Dr. Boudreaux gets to the heart of the matter with this. “Friedman’s assessment was that the prospects for totally separating school and state are so minuscule that holding out for that…

More On The Student Debt Problem

Jeff Jacoby nails it. This recent pandering is nothing more than shoring-up the young person vote for November, promising them freebies from other people’s wallets, with horrific economic policy to sweeten the deal. [ Student Loan Forgiveness Might Be The Worst…

So A Photo ID Is Okay Here?

I find this incongruous. I wonder if there are people okay with the idea of requiring a photo ID to take what is essentially a college entrance exam, but adamantly opposed to requiring one in order to vote for the…

Should All States Be Exempted From NCLB?

So what is happening here? A few questions. 1. If NCLB is good, why would we not want those 10 states to participate? 2. If NCLB is bad, why would we not want exempt all 50 states? 3. What criteria…

Dr. Boudreaux Asks Some Questions …

I recently had two questions I wanted answered. Dr. Boudreaux (of Cafe Hayek fame) this week has more, and more good ones. Another brilliant brief column from the professor. Here’s a snippet. And the answer is? – Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: If…