Anything Peaceful The New Republic: The Dumb Libertarian Era Is Here
Is libertarianism just a "dogmatic prejudice"?Max Borders May 22, 2015
To misunderstand the word libertarian is a failure to appreciate a living tradition that is now beginning to flower in the digital era.
Anything Peaceful Can We Trust Inventors?
Should change need a government permission slip?Maggie Thurber May 19, 2015
What if a new idea hurts an existing business? What if people lose their jobs?
Anything Peaceful Shut Up, Kid! (It's What You Really Want)
Do university students really prefer to be infantilized?B.K. Marcus May 15, 2015
Salon.com argues that if you're old enough to drink, you're young enough to be censored and coddled.
Anything Peaceful Britain Back from the Brink of Socialism (For Now)
Thank a “shy Tory”Iain Murray May 12, 2015
All told, the British election was moderately good news for liberty, not the calamity it might have been.
Anything Peaceful Why Are Feds Threatening to Black Out Times Square?
Two bad laws, too dumb bureaucrats, one absurd outcomeMarc Scribner May 7, 2015
It’s a classic example of Congress passing dumb laws and ignoring the unintended consequences.
Freeman Article 3 Myths about Economic Intervention
Even the most popular policies can do more harm than goodCorey Iacono May 5, 2015
The very idea that government may do far less harm by staying out of the economy seems ludicrous to many people, but the empirical evidence provides reason to be skeptical of even the least-questioned economic policies.
Freeman Article The Other Half of the Inflation Story
Credit expansion adds noise to price signalsSandy Ikeda Apr 30, 2015
Credit expansion is like someone making too many of some puzzle pieces and too few of others, and then trying to force them all together.
Anything Peaceful Israel Puts Price Controls on Books, Sales Plummet
To "protect" authors, the government has driven off readersAnything Peaceful Apr 23, 2015
A combination of price controls and minimum wages has devastated the Israeli book market.
Freeman Article Earth Day: 22 Ways to Think about the Climate-Change Debate
Reasoned agnosticism is a welcome antidote to hysteriaMax Borders Apr 22, 2015
Those with a reasoned agnosticism about climate change will find themselves in debate with the Climate Orthodoxy. No one should sally forth into this hostile territory without reason and reflection.
Freeman Article The Incoherence of the Mixed Economy
Collectivism is at least coherent and consistentSandy Ikeda Apr 16, 2015
One thing the free market and collectivism have in common is logical coherence. But what does this mean for the mixed economy?