And on his farm he had a . . . tiger?

When you think of farm animals, no doubt chickens, cows, and sheep come to mind. But how about tigers? Well believe it or not, some conservationists are proposing the creation of tiger farms to help stem the demand for tiger parts in what is now a bustling global black market.

By |2014-02-10T16:24:34+00:00November 6th, 2013|Just the Facts Radio|Comments Off on And on his farm he had a . . . tiger?

A free market solution to coral reef decline

Despite protection by the federal government, coral reef coverage in the Florida Keys has declined dramatically in recent years. Reed Watson of the Property and Environment Resource Center believes free-market intervention may help address this problem and here explains why.

By |2013-10-14T18:21:54+00:00October 7th, 2013|Just the Facts Radio|Comments Off on A free market solution to coral reef decline

Environmentalists, farmers scratch out prairie chicken plan

As Western states continue to develop their oil and gas resources, environmentalists are increasingly concerned about how such activity will impact prairie chickens. Fortunately, local farmers, industry officials, and environmentalists have been working together and are now pitching a free-market solution . . .

By |2013-10-08T15:54:00+00:00October 3rd, 2013|Just the Facts Radio|Comments Off on Environmentalists, farmers scratch out prairie chicken plan

Bringing back the King of the Jungle

What can be done to save the King of the Jungle? Well lion populations have declined by 75% over 50 years, and now number only about 30,000. But expert Terry Anderson of the group PERC says protecting lions privately rather than through ineffective endangered species policies is a far better way to go.

By |2013-02-14T08:46:08+00:00February 13th, 2013|Just the Facts Radio|Comments Off on Bringing back the King of the Jungle

Reaffirming the cornerstone of freedom

Freedom 21, of which CFACT was a co-founding organization, is a coalition of groups that came together, quite literally, in the waning days of the last century, to build a domestic and international movement that could promote freedom as the guiding principle for the 21st Century and beyond.

By |2013-10-17T09:58:38+00:00August 1st, 2004|CFACT Insights|Comments Off on Reaffirming the cornerstone of freedom