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Enjoying Autarky?

November 28, 2021 6:30 AM Single family homes under construction in Valley Center, Calif., June 3, 2021. Picture taken with a drone. (Mike Blake/Reuters) COVID-19 managed to do quickly what our anti-trade protectionists have tried to do slowly: deprive American consumers of inexpensive imports. NRPLUS MEMBER ARTICLE I f you ever have built a house,…

NBA Star Enes Kanter Calls on IOC to Move Winter Olympics from Beijing

Turkish NBA player Enes Kanter speaks at National Basketball Players Association headquarters in New York, May 2017. (Lucas Jackson/Reuters) Boston Celtics center Enes Kanter has called to pressure the International Olympic Committee to move the 2022 winter games from Beijing, to protest the disappearance of Chinese tennis star Peng Shuai. “We must take a firm…