RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

Cato Corporation

A collection of news and information related to Cato Corporation published by this site and its partners.

Top Cato Corporation Articles

Displaying items 45-55
  • Koran burning protests: What should the U.S. do next?

     
    Deadly attacks on U.S. forces in Afghanistan are deepening concern at the Pentagon and the White House about winding down the war, The Times' David S. Cloud writes. The country has erupted into protest after burned copies of the Koran were found at a U.S....
  • Webliography: Marijuana decriminalization

     
    An array of sources on the subject of marijuana decriminalization. As always, feel free to add to this list in the comment thread. Marijuana Decriminalization & Its Impact on Use (an assortment of links to studies from the National Organization......
  • The Benefits of Immigration

     
    “Give me your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, the wretched refuse of your teeming shore. Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me: I lift my lamp beside the golden door.” –The Statue of Liberty...
  • Do your neighbors vote? A DC group wants you and them to know; some residents outraged

     
    A Fairfax, Va., group is sending letters to Florida residents detailing, by name and address, whether they and their neighbors have voted in the past couple of presidential elections. The letters from Americans for Limited Government, which declares its...
  • Suicide Silence: Fans crowd vigils for vocalist Mitch Lucker

     
    Fans gathered in Riverside on Thursday night to remember Mitch Lucker, a vocalist for the heavy metal band Suicide Silence who was killed in a motorcycle accident in Huntington Beach. The band posted a statement on its Facebook page Thursday......
  • The perfect cheese platter for Thanksgiving

    The perfect cheese platter for Thanksgiving
      Why isn't cheese a bigger player in the Thanksgiving meal (other than the fact that there probably wasn't much of it in 17th century Plymouth)? Thanksgiving is the perfect opportunity to serve cheese, for reasons both lofty and practical. The lofty...
  • What was the point of bailing out GM?

    What was the point of bailing out GM?
    Today's topic: Should the U.S. government have spent billions to keep General Motors from liquidation only to eventually steer it to Bankruptcy Court? An earlier bankruptcy would have saved taxpayers billions Point: Daniel J. Ikenson General Motors...
  • Will Government Motors do better than General Motors?

    Will Government Motors do better than General Motors?
    Today's topic: How can the federal government simultaneously regulate GM, protect the taxpayers' interests as the company's dominant shareholders and help the carmaker turn out products that people want to buy? CEObama Point: Daniel J. Ikenson The Obama...
  • Is GM really too big to fail?

    Is GM really too big to fail?
    Today's topic: Given how far the demand for cars has fallen this year, would the failure of General Motors have put more stress on the industry, or just accelerated the "right sizing" that was already underway? In other words, was the company really too...
  • Have any Patriot Act horror stories come true?

    Have any Patriot Act horror stories come true?
    Today's topic: Where are the demonstrated examples of abuses of liberties because of the Patriot Act? Are there any provisions of the law that civil libertarians would find acceptable? Julian Sanchez and Jena Baker McNeill continue their debate on the...
  • The Patriot Act: Looking back to 2001

    The Patriot Act: Looking back to 2001
    Today's topic: In hindsight, did Congress and the president react too hastily in 2001 by passing the Patriot Act just weeks after the 9/11 attacks? Did the revisions in 2005 adequately address concerns that the act went too far or didn't go far enough?...