Education, dialogue, and challenge are essential for developing innovative solutions to our most critical issues. From eliminating barriers to opportunity to giving the previously incarcerated second chances and keeping America safe, we support bold ideas that spur entrepreneurship and promote prosperity.
The Institute offers educational programs and partners with other non-profits to educate the public about some of the biggest challenges facing our country: criminal justice and policing reform, foreign policy, free speech and toleration, technology and innovation, and barriers to opportunity such as corporate welfare, K–12 education, and occupational licensure. Our goal is to spark a national conversation on these vital topics and inspire thought leaders, students, and scholars to find new ways to improve people’s lives.
Learn more about the issues we care about.
Criminal Justice & Policing Reform
We support criminal justice reforms that keep our communities safe by respecting human dignity and emphasizing public safety.Learn More
Free Speech & Toleration
Protecting good ideas and speech means protecting all ideas and speech, so long as they do not violate the person, property, or liberty of others.Learn More
We work to expand the public debate about what foreign policy will make us more safe and secure, and we support a new generation of experts re-examining prevailing orthodoxy.Learn More
Stopping Corporate Welfare
We support reforms that lead to more innovation, economic growth, and individual opportunity.Learn More
Technology & Innovation
We support a culture that embraces innovation, maintaining and expanding opportunity for all.Learn More