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API Blog, Economic Freedom

Monopoly and Locksmiths

  I love the game of Monopoly. The hope that I will land on expensive properties first, the poker-esque bluffing, and the art of deal-making with unsuspecting friends makes for a great game night. Even though I love Monopoly, I don’t always enjoy it. When I’ve missed out on important properties and am mortgaging the […]

API Blog

A Review of: Toward a Truly Free Market: A Distributist Perspective on the Role of Government, Taxes, Health Care, Deficits, and More

Are you interested in learning about the principles of conservatism?  While the API team often focuses on policy matters and current events, we always remember the principles on which our foundation is built. One of those principles is free markets, the idea that businesses and economies work better with little to no government interference. In this […]

API Blog, Good Governance

Our Elected Officials, a Mirror of Ourselves

“Who am I?” We are all, at some point, faced with this question. Some, more than others, have a considerably difficult time determining an answer (see Hugh Jackman’s character struggle with this question in Les Misérables). Although typically reserved for personal wrestling, this is a question Alabamians should be asking regularly, albeit in a different […]


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