Steve Berg

Steve Berg, a former city administrator, teaches public administration at Northern Illinois University.

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  • The Efficient Destruction of Flyover Country
    July 2016

    The Efficient Destruction of Flyover Country

    Ideologues tend to place a great value on economic laws. I started out my undergraduate career hoping for a double major in political science and economics. My goal was to administer a breadline and to understand why it was necessary.

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  • The War on Blight
    May 2007

    The War on Blight

    If you live in an older section of town, this may already have happened to you. You wake up in a cold sweat. For the past 15 years, you and your husband have lovingly restored an old Victorian house.

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  • December 2006

    Operation Iraqi Freedom

    In Iraq, as of this writing, the death toll for U.S. soldiers has reached 100—in the month of October alone. So far, 2,813 members of the U.S. Armed Forces have died in Operation Iraqi Freedom, according to the U.S. Department of Justice.

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  • Bringing to Light Eminent Domain

    The Kelo v. City of New London Supreme Court decision has brought the abuse of eminent domain to the forefront of the public’s awareness.

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  • April 2004

    The Illinois Negro Code

    Most people believe the history of race relations in the United States is neatly divided by geography. Those states north of the Mason-Dixon Line were paragons of equality and liberty, where race was not an issue and diversity flourished in all its glory.

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  • August 2002

    Buy Local

    There seems to be a common theme in modern libertarian thought that stresses the merits of giant corporate enterprises, claiming that they are infinitely superior to smaller, less capitalized, local businesses.

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