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  • Boston Marathon-Style Intrusive Security Has 'Institutionalized Fear'

    23 April 2014, 4:31 pm by: J.D. Tuccille

    If we treat everyday life as a permanent state of emergency, we render ourselves helpless and at risk.
  • The Wrong Cure for Sex Trafficking

    23 April 2014, 1:30 pm by: Zach Weissmueller

    Prohibition of prostitution does not make it safer
  • Strippers v. the Supreme Court: Live Nude Theater!

    23 April 2014, 12:45 pm by: Joshua Swain

    Is it constitutional to require strippers to wear pasties and…
  • The Value of Privacy

    23 April 2014, 12:00 pm by: John Stossel

    What we really value is the freedom to choose when we'll give up some privacy and when we'll tell people to butt out.
  • A Constitutional Case for Gay Marriage

    23 April 2014, 10:45 am by: A. Barton Hinkle

    The Equal Protection Clause demands equal treatment for same-sex couples.
  • Hedwig and the Angry Inch is Neil Patrick Harris’ One-Man Show

    23 April 2014, 9:30 am by: Kurt Loder

    The onstage band kicks, and the songs are fierce.
  • The Overwrought 'Blurred Lines' Backlash

    23 April 2014, 8:30 am by: Cathy Young

    Just say no to Big Sister.
  • Go to Heaven, Bloomberg

    23 April 2014, 7:00 am by: Jacob Sullum

    The meddling ex-mayor thinks he is on a mission from God.
  • Promise and Peril in Tech Approaches To Stopping Child Sex Trafficking

    22 April 2014, 4:30 pm by: Zenon Evans

    From surveying to surveilling to spreading information, one organization is showing promise and raising concern.
  • Detroit Retirees Get a Bailout; Detroit Residents the Shaft

    22 April 2014, 1:30 pm by: Shikha Dalmia

    Last week's bankruptcy deal was a missed opportunity to restructure the city's insane pension system
  • Obama and the Most [REDACTED] Administration in History

    22 April 2014, 12:00 pm by: Gene Healy

    He now has explain when he feels legally entitled to kill you.
  • Is Democracy Overrated? Q&A with Columnist David Harsanyi

    22 April 2014, 11:05 am by: Nick Gillespie

    "I think the Founders weren't wary enough of democracy," says…
  • Sex Slaves and the Surveillance State

    22 April 2014, 10:00 am by: Thaddeus Russell

    Why 'human trafficking' is a dangerous term
  • 'You Can't Have Freedom for Free': On Rush, Ayn Rand, and Not Compromising

    22 April 2014, 7:00 am by: Matt Kibbe

    "I don't want to 'grow up,' if growing up means abandoning the principle that individuals matter," writes Matt Kibbe in Don't Hurt People and Don't Take Their Stuff: A Libertarian Manifesto.
  • More Minimum Wage Nonsense in New York

    21 April 2014, 4:30 pm by: Ira Stoll

    The latest dubious innovation in left-wing political economics.
  • Bitcoin is No Substitute for Government Money, But a Refuge From Control

    21 April 2014, 1:30 pm by: Jerry Brito

    Bitcoin has the ability to bypass capital controls. If you can convert your wealth into Bitcoin, you can get it out of your government’s reach.
  • Divorce Corp: Why the American Family-Court System is Broken

    21 April 2014, 12:06 pm by: Tracy Oppenheimer

    "To get divorced, you can't just simply fill out a form that…
  • Stop Attacking Charter Schools

    21 April 2014, 12:00 pm by: A. Barton Hinkle

    Unions and politicians are trying to kill the best hope for many disadvantaged kids.
  • In Your Eyes: A DIY showcase

    21 April 2014, 11:30 am by: Kurt Loder

    Joss Whedon’s newest flick isn't just a great new movie. Its distribution model may be the future of great new movies.
  • The Menace of Secret Government

    21 April 2014, 10:00 am by: Ronald Bailey

    Obama's proposed intelligence reforms fail to safeguard civil liberties
  • Save E-Cigarettes From the Children

    21 April 2014, 8:30 am by: Jacob Sullum

    Concerns about underage consumption should not dictate the choices available to adults.
  • What's Wrong With Victims' Rights?

    21 April 2014, 7:00 am by: Steve Chapman

    If victims get higher priority, something else will have to get a lower priority—resulting in fewer arrests, fewer prosecutions or more clogged court dockets.
  • Choose Your Own Education

    20 April 2014, 12:00 pm by: Todd Krainin

    When it comes to education policy, Sen. Ted Cruz is adamantly pro-choice.
  • A Libertarian Society Owes Itself More Than Non-Aggression

    20 April 2014, 8:00 am by: Sheldon Richman

    To treat people as ends, not means, is a libertarian issue.
  • Tax Collectors for the Warfare State

    19 April 2014, 12:00 pm by: Jon Basil Utley

    We should never agree to trade tax deductions for lower tax rates.
  • Bans on Sharing Food With Homeless Persist

    19 April 2014, 8:00 am by: Baylen Linnekin

    It will take a concerted effort by advocates for the homeless to pressure cities to repeal these inane, mean-spirited, and un-American laws.
  • Conservatives Still Don't Want You to Get Sick and Die

    18 April 2014, 4:30 pm by: David Harsanyi

    It is possible to deem Obamacare destructive policy and still support "expanding affordable health coverage."
  • Blame Lefties if India Elects a Sham Free Marketer Hindu Extremist

    18 April 2014, 3:00 pm by: Shikha Dalmia

    The left's opposition to liberalization has made Indians desperate for an economic savior
  • Cody Wilson: Happiness is a 3-D Printed Gun

    18 April 2014, 1:30 pm by: Todd Krainin

    "Legal encapsulation is not…
  • Is This the Supreme Court's Next Big Gun Case?

    18 April 2014, 1:30 pm by: Damon Root

    The Second Amendment protects the right to armed self-defense. Does that include the right to carry guns in public?

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