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September 6, 2023  •  Weekly Newsletter
No More Excuses for FDR’s Concentration Camps for Japanese-Americans

David T. Beito (Orange County Register)

A gripping exposé of FDR shows the president’s direct involvement in Japanese-American internment during World War II, shattering the myth of a passive, reactive leader swept away by the times. READ MORE »

The New Deal’s War on the Bill of Rights

The Untold Story of FDR’s Concentration Camps, Censorship, and Mass Surveillance

By David T. Beito

The Legacy of Carlos Alberto Montaner

Alvaro Vargas Llosa (The Washington Times)

From his insightful reflections on prosperity to his tireless advocacy for individual rights, Carlos Alberto Montaner was a towering figure in Cuban history and political thought. A free Cuba—when it finally emerges—will owe him. READ MORE »

Liberty for Latin America

How to Undo Five Hundred Years
of State Oppression

By Alvaro Vargas Llosa

How Long Will Putin Remain in Power?

Randall G. Holcombe (The Beacon)

The assassination of Yevgeny Prigozhin is a sign of weakness in Putin’s hold over his regime. Between betrayals and shifting loyalties, unfolding events beckon the question, “How much longer can Putin hold power in Russia?” READ MORE »

Russia & Ukraine: Geopolitics,
Liberty, and State Power

Recommended readings by Williamson M. Evers

By Williamson M. Evers

Donald Trump and the Fourteenth Amendment

William J. Watkins, Jr. (The Beacon)

Does Section 3 of the Fourteenth Amendment bar Donald Trump from future office, or is such talk simply bypassing due process in favor of partisan ends? The debate has significant implications for the future of American politics. READ MORE »

Crossroads for Liberty

Recovering the Anti-Federalist Values
of America’s First Constitution

By William J. Watkins, Jr.

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