An 11-year-old Illinois girl's cupcake business was shut down by the local health department for failure to get a permit and build a separate kitchen.

By edict the president is ordering Americans to buy government bonds in "starter" MyRA accounts.

Part of the progressive agenda is to create hate and envy. One component of that agenda is to attack the large differences between a corporation's chief executive officer's earnings and those of its average worker.

Despite the preoccupation — if not obsession — of intellectuals with equality, we are all very unequal in what we do well and what we do badly.

Argentinians are discovering once again that using massive debt obligations and inflation to increase the country's prosperity reflects fatal economic ignorance. 

The big story that’s simultaneously being spotlighted from the Vatican to the White House, from Oxfam to newly elected Mayor Bill de Blasio in New York City, is economic inequality and the purportedly overly-skewed and unjust distribution of wealth.

One of the things that attracted me to the political left, as a young man, was a belief that leftists were for "the people."

With outrage growing across the political spectrum over a deeply controversial new addition to the U.S. tax regime known as the Foreign Account Tax Compliance Act, or FATCA, the Republican National Committee voted overwhelmingly this week to adopt a resolution calling for its repeal.

Japanese media reports that the country's trade representatives are demanding certain concessions on tariffs before joining the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP).

Fifty years and trillions of dollars after the "war on poverty" was launched, it is painfully clear that there is more dependency than ever.

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