The Ethics of Legalizing Recreational Drugs

The Ethics of Legalizing Recreational Drugs

As a non-user—and a free market advocate—I hadn’t paid much attention to Canada’s plan to legalize recreational marijuana. But now Bill C-45, which legalizes the use, sale, and production of cannabis, received the royal assent at the Canadian Parliament this week,...
The Bayer Monsanto Merger

The Bayer Monsanto Merger

The German chemicals multinational Bayer has finally completed its takeover of the U.S.-based Monsanto, after nearly a two-year process of obtaining regulatory approval in various jurisdictions. You can read the story here. The critics of capitalism have expressed...

Video: The War on Cops by Heather Mac Donald

Since summer 2014, America has been convulsed with a protest movement known as Black Lives Matter, which claims that police officers are among the greatest threats—if not the greatest threat—to young black males. Heather Mac Donald challenges that narrative,...
Doing Something About Mass Shootings In Schools

Doing Something About Mass Shootings In Schools

Every time there is a mass shooting, such as at a Parkland, Florida high school recently, people want to do something tangible to prevent similar future tragedies. After the Parkland shooting where a gunman used an semi-automatic rifle to kill 17 people, a member of...