Allen Mendenhall Interviews Edward W. Younkins, Author of Exploring Capitalist Fiction

AM: Thank you for taking the time to do this interview. I’d like to start by asking why you chose to write Exploring Capitalist Fiction. Was there a void you were seeking to fill? EY: The origins of this book go back to the Spring of 1992 when I began teaching a course called Business … More Allen Mendenhall Interviews Edward W. Younkins, Author of Exploring Capitalist Fiction

FDA’s Shutdown of 23andMe Services is Unjust

On Friday, November 22, the Food and Drug Administration sent a letter to personal genetics company 23andMe demanding that the company halt sales of its testing units on grounds that it is selling what the FDA deems “medical devices.” The case highlights the immoral system of controls and spirit of paternalism on which the FDA … More FDA’s Shutdown of 23andMe Services is Unjust

The Mendenhall Podcast, Ep. 3

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Saudi Arabia at UN: Hypocritical but Justified

To place violent criminals alongside police officers on a council tasked with upholding the law would be contrary to justice and good sense alike. To grant both the officers and the criminals the ability to veto one another’s proposals would only be worse, as only the criminals could benefit from such a system. The officers … More Saudi Arabia at UN: Hypocritical but Justified