Tag Archives: Property Rights

South Africa is repeating the mistakes of apartheid – FEE

After the end of Apartheid in 1994, nobody would have guessed that South Africa would be making many of the same mistakes as the Apartheid regime only two decades later, from censoring speech to violating agricultural property rights.

In our process of transformation, we were supposed to move away from the Apartheid mentality. Instead, we have doubled down on many of the same policies: the so-called Prevention and Combating of Hate Crimes and Hate Speech Bill of 2016 is perhaps the gravest threat to freedom of expression which South Africans have ever faced; at least since the Suppression of Communism Act was repealed.

Read the rest at: Foundation for Economic Education

Podcast #72: North Korea and Property Rights

John Dale Grover is a Young Voices Advocate and graduate student at George Mason University’s Conflict Analysis and Resolution Program. Today he joins the podcast to share the latest on news of free market practices in North Korea. ICYMI this is highly unusual for North Korea but John says that necessity is pushing the dictatorial government toward making concessions to free market activity happening in the shadows.

 

Read his latest piece in Forbes.

Young Voices Podcast — Property Rights in the United States

Today’s Young Voices Podcast features Managing Editor Stacy Ndlovu and Conner Dwinell on the state of property rights in the United States compared to other nations as judged by the International Property Rights Index.

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