Anything Peaceful America Isn't Getting More Liberal — It's Getting More Libertarian.
Today the public is broadly more libertarian than it was just decades agoDaniel Bier Jul 2, 2015
America isn't getting more liberal or more conservative -- it's getting more libertarian.
Freeman Article How to Outsource Your Compassion to the Government
Economic Intervention Punishes Those Who Help MostRobert P. Murphy Jul 2, 2015
Millions of people have trouble earning a living. Isn't it perverse to burden those who are doing the most to alleviate the problem?
Anything Peaceful Is Michelle Obama a Brilliant Experimental Economist?
The first lady uses kids as guinea pigs in a mad social experimentB.K. Marcus Jul 1, 2015
Sure, it looks like she's just meddling in kids' lunches, but maybe it's really a subtle social experiment.
Anything Peaceful Hillary Staffers Can't Afford New York's Government-Controlled Housing Market
It's not irony, because it's exactly what you'd expectDavid Boaz Jun 29, 2015
Progressives have made their bed, but they can't afford to lie in it.
Anything Peaceful Neoliberalism: Making a Boogeyman Out of a Buzzword
Salon interviews Berkeley’s Wendy Brown about the mixed economyMax Borders Jun 26, 2015
Progressives are trying to pin corporatism on free-marketeers, but it's the mixed economy that ends up in the hands of the powerful.
Anything Peaceful “SCOTUScare”: Supreme Court Guts Obamacare to Uphold Subsidies
Obama won, but the Affordable Care Act (and the rule of law) lostDaniel Bier Jun 25, 2015
The Obama administration won, but the Affordable Care Act (and the rule of law) lost.
Anything Peaceful What Can the Government Steal? Anything It Pays For.
Kelo haunts the Court's property rights decisionsDaniel Bier Jun 23, 2015
The raisin decision was good news, but it didn't go far enough by actually limiting what government can take from citizens.
Anything Peaceful 5 Reasons the FDA’s Ban on Trans Fat Is a Big Deal
Their laws, your bodyWalter Olson Jun 16, 2015
Government doesn't always know best about your health or nutritonal science.
Anything Peaceful What Will Obama Do if He Loses at the Supreme Court?
Could he just ignore it?Ilya Shapiro Jun 12, 2015
The president is in direct violation of his own health care law -- what will he do if he loses?
Anything Peaceful Bootleggers, Baptists, and Bribes in the Magna Carta
Public choice illuminates the history of the first consumer protection lawDaniel Bier Jun 11, 2015
The Great Charter was overall a win for liberty. But from the crooked timber of politics, nothing entirely straight is made.