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Big Tech and Antitrust

Big Tech and Antitrust

July 30, 2020

Richard Epstein considers the complaints lodged against major tech firms at a recent congressional hearing: Everything from anti-competitive practices to allegations that they attempt to censor conservative voices.

The Battle for Portland

The Battle for Portland

July 23, 2020

Richard Epstein analyses the legal and political propriety of the Trump Administration’s decision to deploy federal forces to Portland, analyzes the factors behind increasing lawlessness in major cities, and puts America’s current struggle with urban unrest in historical context.

Pipelines, the Environment, and the Renewables Delusion

Pipelines, the Environment, and the Renewables Delusion

July 14, 2020

Richard Epstein weighs in on a federal judge’s recent order to temporarily shut down the Dakota Access pipeline; explains how government regulations have crippled the country’s ability to build critical energy infrastructure; and makes the case that dreams of an economy fueled by renewable energy are a delusion.

The Case Against Reparations

The Case Against Reparations

July 8, 2020

Richard Epstein describes why reparations are unworkable, inadvisable, and represent a misdiagnosis of the problems facing African-Americans.

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