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SECONDSTREET.ORG CHANGES THE NARRATIVE ON BIG GOVERNMENT IN CANADA

March 17, 2020

“How do government policies impact everyday Canadians?” That’s the question that Secondstreet.org, an organization based in Saskatchewan, is exploring. Through a series of videos and articles on secondstreet.org, SecondStreet.org is revealing the ways government-run healthcare, energy, and business regulations are negatively impacting millions of Canadians.

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HOW TO LEVERAGE RESOURCES WITHIN THE LIBERTY MOVEMENT | MATT WARNER ON THE BOB ZADEK SHOW

March 9, 2020

“While the ‘problem’ of development has stymied well-funded academics and supranational government bodies, Atlas Network has used the same ‘engage and exchange’ formula time and time again to spur growth and entrepreneurship without accepting a penny from any government or quasi-government institutions,” says The Bob Zadek show, which recently featured Matt Warner in an hour-long interview examining development economics.

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BOOK SERIES SEEKS TO INTRODUCE ECONOMIC CONCEPTS TO CHILDREN

March 9, 2020

David Descoteaux, a Canadian business columnist associated with the Montreal Economic Institute, has launched a book series that seeks to introduce basic economics and finance lessons to children. The books, intended for ages 6-10, tie economics and finance into a fun and easy-to-understand story. So far, Descoteaux has released 5 books: Hot Potato, Noah and the Piratouks, The Magic Banana Trees, The Little Red Hen, and Operation Elephants.

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ATLAS NETWORK LAUNCHES CENTER FOR U.S. AND CANADA

October 15, 2019

[ARLINGTON, VA – October 15, 2019] Atlas Network is delighted to announce the Center for U.S. and Canada, a new opportunity to focus on the role that free markets, property rights, and the rule of law have in creating the conditions for people to thrive in the region.

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DOING DEVELOPMENT DIFFERENTLY: VERÓNICA | PERU

September 23, 2019

As part of the Doing Development Differently project, Atlas Network visited Cañete Province, Peru, to uncover a day in the life of Verónica Canales—a hardware store owner whose business has thrived at the hands of a tax code change.

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BOOK REVIEW: LIBERTY IN PERIL: DEMOCRACY AND POWER IN AMERICAN HISTORY BY RANDALL HOLCOMBE

September 13, 2019

Liberty in Peril: Democracy and Power in American History, the newest book by Florida State University professor Randall G. Holcombe, has just been released by Independent Institute. Holcombe, a research fellow at the Oakland, California-based think tank, examines the recent trend towards big government solutions to modern-day problems and how this new approach has evolved throughout U.S. history.

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