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Capitalism Myths – Part 1

Capitalism Myths – Part 1

VIDEO DESCRIPTIONEverywhere people trash capitalism. But according to John, that’s mostly because they don’t understand it.AVAILABLE RESOURCESWeb-based Online Quizzesare also available...

Woke Colleges vs Testing

Woke Colleges vs Testing

VIDEO DESCRIPTIONColleges are ending SAT/ACT tests in the name of diversity, despite research that shows they are good at predicting college success. AVAILABLE RESOURCESWeb-based Online...

The Nuclear Option

The Nuclear Option

VIDEO DESCRIPTION"Climate change is the existential threat!" warns Bernie Sanders and others. But if he really believed that, he should support nuclear -- the only technology that has a track...

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John Stossel