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... yet society and authorities' responses continue to be reactive and unsuccessful in addressing the bigger issue," said Dr Gillian Mooney, education expert and teaching and learning manager at The Independent Institute of Education, South Africa's ...
technology-based learning, also known as E-learning is gaining momentum in the country and Nola Payne, an education expert at the Independent Institute of Education (IIE), says technology-based learning is all about "putting the learning into the hands ...

For The Beacon - a blog hosted by the Independent Institute, a "non-profit, non-partisan, scholarly research and educational organization" - Sam Staley wrote, "The anti-gun message is masterfully layered into the story through a parallel structure ...
AN increase in the number and severity of bullying incidents in South African schools calls for urgent and sustained intervention, an education expert at the Independent Institute of Education, Dr Gillian Mooney, has warned. "These cases making it into ...
... have had various geopolitical reasons for starting that operation in Syria, but the principal one is to fight and destroy Islamist terrorism away from our borders," says Alexander Khramchikhin, deputy director of the Independent Institute of ...
Devastating flooding, like that in Louisiana recently (and which hit South Carolina a year ago), is becoming all too familiar. In Louisiana, 13 lives were lost and more than 100,000 homes were affected.

Benjamin Powell is the director of the free market Institute and professor of economics in the Rawls College of Business Administration at Texas Tech University and a senior fellow with the Independent Institute. This has been adapted from InsideSources.
In the case of the Environmental Protection Agency's Clean Power Plan and the Department of the Interior's Stream Protection Rule, low- and middle-income American families will shoulder the heaviest burden because they don't have the income flexibility ...
Independent Institute Center for peace and democracy Director Ivan Eland also welcomed the new legislation. "This bill is a good development.
children ombudsman Margrite Kalverboer, with the Netherland's Independent Institute of children's Ombudsman noted that due to its negative social effects on black children, Zwarte Piet goes against the United Nations Convention on the rights of the ...
Over the summer, Pinellas County announced it would launch the Adult Pre-Arrest Diversion program, described as one of the most ambitious criminal justice reforms in Tampa Bay.
60285546_ML This week we saw the first presidential debate between Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton and Republican nominee Donald Trump.
But despite being entirely funded by the former leader of the PQ, Turp says the centre will not be influenced by any one political party.
The Global school will launch operations in 2017 as central to the next three-year development plans of Baitasi Remade as the first Independent Institute in China specifically dedicated to disciplinary interactions among diverse modes of thinking and ...
HellorHighWater-660x990 I didn't fully recognize the remarkably pervasive anti-gun statement embedded in the well-received film Hell or High Water until my morning jog the following day.
We'll move in the direction of empowering individuals and lifting government interference in the marketplace," says John C. Goodman, a senior fellow at the Independent Institute, a conservative think tank. For conservatives, Goodman says, Trump still ...
William Shughart, research director of the Independent Institute, is J. fish Smith Professor in Public Choice at Utah State University's Huntsman school of Business and a senior fellow of Strata.

The obstacle proceeds from top-heavy, litigious bureaucracies that seek to prevent such sales. A verdict in favor of private tradable water rights would make all Californians the winners.
NEWSROOM Commentary Articles News Alerts News Releases Experts. Subscribe. Contact Us. Independent Institute 100 Swan Way Oakland, CA 94621-1428 510-632-1366 Phone 510-568-6040 Fax Send email ...
5599112 - cargo container In most cases people recognize that increasing productivity is a good thing. If we develop new technologies or make organizational changes that allow us to produce more output with the same inputs, we celebrate.
... sells for about $80 (U.S.), instead of over $600 in the United States. Much of that price differential is due to our overreliance on health insurance to pay for medical goods.
Hillary Clinton's free college plan is long on promises but short on specifics - like who'll pay for it. Maybe the Clinton Foundation could foot the bill.
Wells Fargo CEO John Stumpf is sworn in prior to testifying before the Senate Banking Committee. Stumpf said he's committed to addressing "unethical sales practices" at the bank but said top management did not hatch the plan that defrauded thousands of ...
The summit of the Non-aligned Movement on Margarita Island, Venezuela is winding up. Representatives from 120 - mostly developing nations - have been gathering.
By VICKI ALGERThe Independent Institute. Hillary Clinton's free college plan is long on promises but short on specifics - like who'll pay for it.
NEWSROOM Commentary Articles News Alerts News Releases Experts. Subscribe. Contact Us. Independent Institute 100 Swan Way Oakland, CA 94621-1428 510-632-1366 Phone 510-568-6040 Fax Send email ...
By federal statute, September 17 is designated as Constitution Day and Citizenship Day. Americans are treated to speeches, news articles, and proclamations praising the U.S.
46618074_ML The U.S. Census Bureau has just released the Current population Report's health insurance Coverage in The United States, 2015.
HellorHighWater Hell or High Water, one of the most talked about films of 2016, is billed as a modern-day western, "heist crime," or Bonnie and Clyde.
He said Eric Schmidt, chairman of Google's parent company, Alphabet; the Department of Defense; and Clinton's campaign have ties that are "fairly well known.
14742678 - Medicare word cloud concept on a blackboard with great terms Medicare's Accountable Care Organizations (ACOs), which launched in 2012, were supposed to introduce a significant shift away from paying for "volume" to paying for "value ...
38451562 - fresh cantaloupe for sale at the market My family eats a lot of cantaloupes. We buy them from Lucio, a Mexican man who heroically hauls produce and other goods in his rickety pickup truck three times each week a hundred miles from Bacalar to ...
"Despite huge increases in federal involvement in education, student performance in the United States has remained stuck at average levels since the late 1960s and early 1970s," the Independent Institute concluded. "Results from the long-term National ...
A better approach would be to place a higher priority on transportation funding and ensure that what we do spend is not redirected or wasted, starting with the California Department of Transportation, which just earned the Independent Institute's ...
By Ivan Eland | Posted: Mon. September 12, 2016, 10:17am PTAlso published in Star Tribune (MN) on Fri. September 9, 2016, York Dispatch (PA) on Sun.
Thursday, Sept. 15, 11:50 a.m. - "What is Objectivism and What It Isn't," Aaron Smith and Tsvetelin Tsonevski, instructors, Ayn Rand Institute.
Anyone who wants low-cost power and a more diversified U.S. energy portfolio should be shocked by recent events on privately owned land near the Standing Rock Sioux Reservation in southern North Dakota.
Fifteen years after 9/11, we'd do well to realize that the largest threat to our liberties comes not from people thousands of miles away but from our own government.
59086742_ML Fifteen years after the September 11th terrorist attacks, we can see that the horrific events unfortunately fit the pattern of other major tragedies.
Fifteen years after 9/11, we'd do well to realize that the largest threat to our liberties comes not from people thousands of miles away but from our own government.
34580554 - obamacare aka Affordable Care Act document The best measurement of people who lack health insurance, the National Health Interview Survey published by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), has released early estimates of ...
Thanks to Edward Snowden, to reports by Glenn Greenwald in The Guardian, to "Wikileaks" and others (see, for example, Anthony Gregory's recent Independent Institute book, American surveillance: intelligence, Privacy, and the Fourth Amendment), we ...
A better approach would be to place a higher priority on transportation funding and ensure that what we do spend is not redirected or wasted, starting with the California Department of Transportation, which just earned the Independent Institute's ...
39728652 - pillars in retro instagram style Ruling elites have three basic ways to keep the subject population under their thumb: threaten, bribe, and bamboozle.
Brock Turner, the Stanford University student convicted of sexual assault last summer, left jail after serving three months of his six month sentence, setting off a firestorm of outrage and protest in the popular media over his light sentence.
There is a solution to Venezuela's social and economic tragedy: The recall referendum, a constitutionally sanctified mechanism allowing the voters to remove the president.
... singled out to receive government-imposed coercive charity from the rest of us. Gary M. Galles is a research fellow at the Independent Institute and professor of economics at Pepperdine University. His books include Lines of Liberty (2016), Faulty ...
Ryan M. Yonk is a research fellow at the Independent Institute and assistant research professor at Utah State and co-author of the book "Nature Unbound: Bureaucracy vs.
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For a full exploration of the thought of Mises, see my book Choice, published by the Independent Institute. Yet for our purposes in this blog post, a few Quotations will suffice to show where Mises agreed with Friedman, and where he disagreed (sharply).


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