Anything Peaceful Uberocracy: How the Sharing Economy Changes Politics
De Blasio's defeat shows how innovation can overturn established political regimesZachary Slayback Jul 30, 2015
Startups like Uber can upend the political status quo by changing people's experiences.
Freeman Article Is Politics Obsolete?
How People Outpace PoliticiansJeffrey A. Tucker Jul 29, 2015
Progress occurs despite politics and politicians, not because of them.
Freeman Article Who Is Building the Private, Peer-to-Peer Marketplace?
An Interview with Sam PattersonThe Freeman Jul 27, 2015
"The ability to engage in trade directly with someone in person is a great thing, and it's a shame that hasn't been possible online — until now."
Anything Peaceful Government Ruins the Dishwasher (Again)
The DoE wants you to use only the same 3 gallons to wash all your dishesJeffrey A. Tucker Jul 24, 2015
It seems that regulators can't think of much to do these days besides ruining things we love.
Anything Peaceful "Green Banks" Will Drown in the Red
Don't gamble on the environmental BootleggersJonathan Bydlak Jul 22, 2015
The history of government "investments" shows that politicians don't have a clue where to put the public's money.
Freeman Article The Politics of Nostalgia
Why Does the Left Want to Take Us Backwards?Steven Horwitz Jul 22, 2015
Progressives join many conservatives in their misty view of the 1950s.
Anything Peaceful Checkmate, Capitalists!
Arguments for socialism are based logical fallacies and historical ignoranceJason Brennan Jul 21, 2015
One meme perfectly captures the argument against capitalism.
Anything Peaceful Why Is Econ "the Dismal Science"? The Reason May Surprise You.
The strange history of how racists smeared economicsDavid Henderson Jul 20, 2015
The classical economists argued that black lives matter; for that, their discipline was smeared as "dismal."
Anything Peaceful Don't Agree with the Mayor's Politics? No Permits for You!
Apologize, or else!Walter Olson Jul 20, 2015
Boston's mayor again uses regulation to retaliate against political speech.
Anything Peaceful Adam Smith Proved Ideas Matter
Smith, more than anyone else, laid the intellectual foundations of free trade and free marketsLawrence W. Reed Jul 20, 2015
Adam Smith proved that ideas can change the world, and we are all immeasurably better off because of the ideas he shattered and the ones he set in motion.