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The Corrupt Politics of Low-Income Housing: New at Reason

State officials gleefully line their own pockets at taxpayers’ expense. Reason Staff|Jan. 15, 2018 10:01 am Slickspics/Dreamstime.comThe rent is too damn high—so each year Congress appropriates billions of dollars to address the nation’s collective housing needs. The programs vary from loans to tax credits to straight-up subsidies, but a common feature is that federal taxpayers […]

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Brickbat: Bike-Friendly City

Anphotos / Dreamstime.comActing on an anonymous tip, Clearwater, Florida, code enforcement sent Gary Keener, owner of The Path Bicycle and Ride Shop, notice that he’d violated city code by installing a bike rack on the sidewalk outside his store without the required permits and inspections. Keener did not install the bike rack. The city did.

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11 Things Better than Drugs or Supplements for Healing

Natural medicine doesn’t just involve “nutraceuticals,” but extends to modalities like yoga and acupuncture that an increasing body of peer-reviewed research shows can be superior to drugs.  Natural medicine is an amazing field, full of inspiring stories and an ever-accumulating body of scientific research to support its increasingly popular views on health. In fact, at GreenMedInfo.com we specialize […]

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