Ideology almost perfectly predicts the position of criminologists on issues from gun control to capital punishment to harsh sentencing.
Every excessive rule repealed is a step in the right direction: toward freedom.
Abortion-rights advocates should not cede the terms “pro-life” and “right to life” to the anti-abortionists. It is a woman’s right to her life that gives her the right to terminate her pregnancy.
The term “socialized medicine” is never used. Instead we hear demands for “universal,” “mandatory,” “single-payer,” and/or “comprehensive” systems.
Today’s level of lawlessness and insecurity in many black communities is a relatively new phenomenon. In the 1950s, ’40s, ’30s and earlier times, people didn’t bar their windows.
Do Allegations of Intellectual-Property Theft Justify Protective Tariffs?
The government has no power to keep consumers in the dark—or to prohibit the use of terms that consumers understand—in order to protect special interests from honest competition.
The path to genetic cures and radical life extension begins with the abolition of that Servant of Death: the FDA.
Police and laws can never replace moral values as restraints on personal conduct.
The Founding Fathers, says Bargil, “recognized that the ability to fine is the ability to cripple. It’s one of the ways, other than incarceration, that government can really oppress.”
The true test of one’s commitment to free speech comes when others are permitted to say and publish ideas they deem offensive.
Hipster antitrust taken to its logical extreme involves the government using its power over firms to make them do whatever politicians feel like.
Can’t we just leave government out of it and let employers and employees work this out to meet individual needs?
When you send your youngster off to college, you might not mind that they will have to walk on eggshells, respect taboos, snitch on fellow students for politically incorrect jokes and learn to use ad hominem arguments as a means to attack ideas...
Sex slavery is evil. Authorities should do everything they can to stop it. But there is a big difference between slavery and sex work done by consenting adults.
Independent journalists provide facts that biased editors at the Washington Post keep in darkness.
Gay wedding cakes. Compulsory union dues. Mandatory disclosures for pregnancy centers. Police searches of cell phone records. These are just a few of the subjects the Supreme Court has taken up this term. The Court’s major cases impact freedom in...
Voluntary trade is the only way for human beings to deal with one another, to make their flourishing possible and to enhance it through division of labor.