Eminent Domain Land Grab Would Wipe Out Small Business Owned For Over 25 Years

Eminent Domain Land Grab Would Wipe Out Small Business Owned For Over 25 Years
May 28, 2015
Property Rights
Nasrin Kholghy and her family could soon lose their carpet store to eminent domain abuse, after 25 years at their prime location in Glendale, Colo....more

Colorado Relaxes Yoga School Regulations

Colorado Relaxes Yoga School Regulations
May 26, 2015
Economic Liberty
Gov. John Hickenlooper signed a bill last month that saves dozens of yoga schools from onerous restrictions. Last fall, the Colorado Division of Private Occupational...more

Half of US businesses are Home-Based. So Why Do Some Cities Want to Kill Them?

Half of US businesses are Home-Based. So Why Do Some Cities Want to Kill Them?
May 5, 2015
Economic Liberty
People have many reasons to work at home: rearing children, physical disability, age, little startup capital to rent office space—and, of course, who wouldn’t want...more

Rally to Save North Side St. Louis

Rally to Save North Side St. Louis
April 27, 2015
Property Rights
Charlesetta Taylor in her home    Rally Details    Wednesday, May 6th 10:30 AM   NGA Offices 3200 South 2nd Street St. Louis, MO 63118    Download the flyer Charlesetta Taylor lives on the North Side of...more

NYPD Arrested 3 Women for Selling Churros

NYPD Arrested 3 Women for Selling Churros
April 26, 2015
Economic Liberty
After eradicating all crime in New York City, the NYPD can finally stamp out the real threat to New Yorkers: churro vendors. In late March, the...more

In Virginia, It’s Easier to Be an Armed Private Cop than a Barber

In Virginia, Itâs Easier to Be an Armed Private Cop than a Barber
April 25, 2015
Economic Liberty
Carrying a badge as an armed “special conservator of the peace” requires 40 hours of training in Virginia. But getting a license to cut someone’s...more

Help Stop NEIU’s Land Grab: Contact the Illinois House Judiciary Committee TODAY

Help Stop NEIUâs Land Grab: Contact the Illinois House Judiciary Committee TODAY
March 10, 2015
Property Rights
A new bill takes aim at university land grabs in Illinois. Under the bill, H.B. 2558, public universities would be banned from acquiring property through...more

Braiders Would No Longer Have to Take Over 2,000 Hours of Cosmetology Training Under New Bill in Iowa

Braiders Would No Longer Have to Take Over 2,000 Hours of Cosmetology Training Under New Bill in Iowa
March 6, 2015
Economic Liberty
African hair braiders have safely twisted, weaved and braided hair for millennia. Yet Iowa forces these entrepreneurs to get licenses in cosmetology, even though braiders...more

IRS Drops Civil Forfeiture Case, Will Return $ 344,000 It Seized From Iowa Doctor

IRS Drops Civil Forfeiture Case, Will Return $ 344,000 It Seized From Iowa Doctor
February 27, 2015
Property Rights
As a neurologist at Mercy Medical Center in Mason City, Iowa, Alireza Yarahmadi has helped patients with epilepsy, sleep disorders and strokes. Now he can...more

Want to Work for Liberty? Here’s Where to Start!

Want to Work for Liberty? Hereâs Where to Start!
February 23, 2015
Liberty in Action Blog
Maffucci Fellow Javier Sosa in the field organizing street vendors How to Apply Send the follwing to activism@ij.org Cover letter Resume Sample Liberty in Action blog post Names and contact info...more

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