Reasons to Be Skeptical of UBI The Center - While the idea has attracted fervent support from across the political spectrum, practical constraints keep it from being anything other than a utopian pipe dream. Eddie Ferrara 11/17/2017
A Publication Had Refused to Run Alan Dershowitz’s Response to Critic The Center - Alan Dershowitz responds to a critic. Alan Dershowitz 11/12/2017
Make Presidential Elections More Like College Football The Center - Let’s make presidential politics fun again by embracing a primary system that actually produces viable and popular candidates, straight out of the wild world of college football. Connor Mighell 11/11/2017
From Crisis to Conspiracy: The 1979 Iran Hostage Situation The Center - The Iran Hostage Crisis introduced America to political Islam and helped usher in a new era of conservatism, but the lasting legacy of the ordeal remains linked to a fictitious scheme and human fallibility. Nicholas Tibollo 11/10/2017
One Year Later, This Still Holds True The Center - On November 7th, 2017, the country still stands. No, Donald Trump cannot be expected to solve the problems that are best to be left to the individual. Josh Park 11/7/2017
Pepe the Frog: The Roots of a Symbol The Center - Opinion: This frog is the banner of the forgotten young male, with no place in the world. Alexander Blum 11/5/2017
Crickets on the Catwalk The Center - Former model discusses why fashion models have remained silent on the subject of sexual harassment. Bailey Ward 11/1/2017
Who Is Joy Villa? And Why Is the President Tweeting about Her? The Center - Joy Villa is not the only right-leaning entertainment figure to have explored politics in the Trump era. Nate McNally 10/31/2017
It’s Time to End the Epidemic of Sexual Crime by Men in Power The Center - Ailes is dead. Weinstein is in rehab. Yet, the culture they thrived in remains intact. Aubrey Strobel 10/26/2017
Mighell: Require Constitutional Study in Public Schools The Center - The Constitution is still relevant today. We should expose more people to it, so they can make up their minds how they want it to be applied, rather than addressing government with minimal knowledge of how it works. Connor Mighell 10/1/2017
The Myth of Financial Deregulation in the U.S. The Center - Is it time to rethink some common assumptions about financial regulation? Levi Russell 9/28/2017
Country Music Has Lost Its Way The Center - Is it time to reinvent country music? Andrew Smith 9/21/2017
The Unintended Consequences of Regulation The Center -   Why the cost of regulation might offset the benefits. Levi Russell 9/15/2017
College Graduation Ceremonies Are Not as Diverse as We Think The Center - Are Colleges Really Helping Under-Represented Minorities? Arin Gerald 9/11/2017
A Conservative and A Liberal Agree on Ending DACA The Center - Might ending DACA be a first step toward immigration reform? Connor Mighell and Andrew Smith 9/10/2017
Is the Media Honest (with Examples)? The Center - A nonpartisan look at a few stories peddled by the mainstream media. Mitchell Nemeth 9/4/2017
Rethinking Vocational Education The Center - Why a vocational education might be worth it Nicole Ault 9/1/2017
Who is Jason Kessler? The Center - A look at the man behind the Charlottesville rally. Arin Gerald 8/24/2017
Censoring Spencer Only Makes Him Louder The Center - As an increasing number of universities take a stand against alt-right figures, perhaps it’s the wrong approach. Adam Barsouk 8/23/2017
Confederate Memorials Endorse Treason And Racism The Center - “Remember, we are all one country now. Dismiss from your mind all sectional feeling, and bring them up to be Americans.” Tony Black 8/21/2017
Is it Fair To Call Antifa ‘The Real Fascists’? The Center - They hope to attach to Antifa the same stigma as is attached to fascism. William Mann 8/19/2017
The Danger of Donating Clothes The Center - While charity is often considered the highest virtue, donating used clothes has the power to destroy the economies of developing nations. Rohan Batlanki 8/18/2017
Love Is The Answer To Hate The Center - We have completely lost our way and forgotten basic morals in our battle against hate. Matthew Jacobs 8/17/2017
In Defense of Free Speech The Center - “Private sector freedom of speech has limits, nevertheless, the spirit of the First Amendment remains essential to a flourishing, free society.” Mitchell Nemeth 8/16/2017
Is Foreign Aid Actually Effective? The Center - Foreign aid has lifted millions of people out of poverty and tremendously improved diplomatic relations around the world. Elisa Moore 8/13/2017
The United States is No Longer a Government “Of the People” The Center - Businessmen, career politicians, and lawyers are incapable of effectively representing the interests of all Americans. Adam Barsouk 8/11/2017
The Solution To Health Care That Nobody Is Talking About The Center - Subsidizing preventative medicine would be more cost effective than what politicians are proposing. Mitchell Nemeth 8/11/2017
Bridging the Divide in America The Center - Culture is the hallmark of a society, and until we can agree on how to reform our culture, unifying the country will be impossible. Michael Desantis 8/8/2017
Merion West Interviews Zoltan Istvan, Candidate for Governor of CA The Center - Transhumanist and libertarian, Zoltan Istvan, discusses his vision for the state of California and why he believes he should be its governor. Erich J. Prince 8/7/2017
The New President of India The Center - The President of the Indian Economic Trade Organization offers a primer on India’s new President.  Asif Iqbal 8/6/2017
Why I Can Beat Ted Cruz – An Interview with Stefano de Stefano The Center - Merion West’s Alex Baltzegar sits down with the man primarying Ted Cruz for his seat in the Senate. Staff 8/4/2017
A Government of Individuals The Center - The Federalist Party makes the case for individualism as the solution to a gridlocked two-party system. Suni Leinart 8/2/2017
The Mooch is Loose The Center - It seemed that Scaramucci could turn this thing around, until late that night when it was revealed that the White House’s savior was getting a divorce. Joel Gillison 8/1/2017
Why We Need Social Capitalism The Center - The world is 120 times better off today than in 1800 as a result of capitalism. But is there still work to be done? Mitchell Nemeth 8/1/2017
We Can (And Should) Legislate Morality The Center - We can legislate morality. We do it all the time. Connor Mighell 7/27/2017
Conservatives Should Oppose Trump’s Transgender Ban The Center - To deny someone the right to serve their country in this capacity is downright despicable. Joel Gillison 7/27/2017
Introducing a New Saudi Prince The Center - When it comes to this charming new prince, could there be more to the story than meets the eye? Pranav Prakash 7/26/2017
The Age of Tribalism The Center -  Unquestioning loyalty to party and a culture of groupthink have come to dominate. Tyler Olson 7/21/2017
The First Woman to Win Math’s Highest Award Dies at 40  The Center - “A genius? Yes. But also a daughter, a mother and a wife.” Kamyar Yazdani 7/19/2017
Keep Money in Politics  The Center - Despite its critics, money in politics is a good thing. Campaign ads, especially negative ones, help voters make better-informed decisions. Connor Mighell 7/19/2017
Chicago’s New Education Plan Falls Short The Center - Does Chicago’s well-intentioned new graduation rule miss the point? Cassie Kuhn 7/16/2017
India and Pakistan, If Worst Came to Worst The Center - A major conflict between Pakistan and India should be avoided at all costs. Parthav Shergill 7/16/2017
Yes, Mr. President, Foreign Intelligence Is Different The Center - Former Congressman Bob Barr’s take on our current intelligence climate. Congressman Bob Barr 7/15/2017
North Korea: The Iron Curtain of Our Generation The Center - Can we do anything about the horrific human rights violations in North Korea? Alexa Boncimino 7/13/2017
Saving Money By Cutting Police Pensions Doesn’t Add Up The Center - Police pensions should not be used as a bargaining chip.  Rohan Batlanki 7/13/2017
The Truth about Opioids The Center - Combating an opioid epidemic of this scale is no small task, but there are solutions. Huan Tri Nguyen 7/12/2017
Should We Worry About North Korea’s Latest Missile Test? The Center - In a time of increased uncertainty in the Korean Peninsula, North Korea’s recent missile tests are unsettling, to say the least. Adarsh Venkataraman 7/7/2017
Being a Pro-Life Atheist The Center - Non-religious people have every reason to join the fight to end abortion. Jonathan Reed 7/6/2017
The Law Comes Before Personal Preference The Center - However the Justices may feel about an executive order’s morality ought to be ultimately irrelevant in their job. Rohan Batlanki 7/3/2017
A Limited Central Government Is Compatible with Community Living The Center - A limited federal government does not preclude active local governments and close-knit communities. Deborah Wiseman 7/1/2017
When CEOs Get Booted from Their Own Companies The Center - Just because you founded the company does not guarantee that you can continue to lead it once outside investors come in. Arin Gerald 6/26/2017
Here’s What Senate Republicans Want to Do with Healthcare The Center - Can Republican leadership get both the Senate’s conservative and moderate wings behind its new healthcare plan? Joel Gillison 6/23/2017
Singapore: A Great Economy But No Free Speech The Center - Does Singapore’s lack of civil liberties have a relationship to its economic success? Avneesh Moghe 6/23/2017
Michelle Carter Deserved Her Sentence The Center - The only so-called “freedom” an American citizen will lose from this verdict is the previously-unchallenged freedom to try your hardest to make those who love you die. Cassie Kuhn 6/22/2017
South Carolina’s Newcomer to Congress The Center - Here’s what you need to know about Ralph Norman, the winner of the June 20th special election in South Carolina. Andrew Paul 6/22/2017
Did You Know Jefferson Davis Has a “Presidential Library” in Mississippi? The Center - Every President since Herbert Hoover has received an official, federally-funded presidential library. The only President of the Confederacy now has one too. But it’s supported by the State of Mississippi instead. Staff 6/21/2017
Decorum Is a Thing of the Past, Even in the Senate The Center - Nowadays even senators are stooping to freely using profanity. Joel Gillison 6/20/2017
Let’s Return to Split-Ticket Voting and Divided Government The Center - Maybe obstructionism and gridlock aren’t as bad as you think. Connor Mighell 6/19/2017
What Do The UK Election Results Mean For Brexit and America? The Center - Will the results of the UK’s recent election trigger havoc for the American economy or will it foster more cooperation between two of the largest democracies in the world? Pranav Prakash 6/18/2017
ISIS Leader al-Baghdadi Is Reported to Have Been Killed The Center - Russia reports that the leader of ISIS has been killed, although there is good reason to be suspicious of this claim. Nikhil Sridhar 6/16/2017