Freeman Article Health Insurance Is Illegal
It is a crime to buy or sell a real health care planWarren C. Gibson May 26, 2015
If you tried to offer a real health insurance policy, they might throw you in jail.
Freeman Article The Pathway to Faster Cures
When it comes to life-saving drugs, we need more than modest reformBartley J. Madden May 25, 2015
There is an invisible graveyard filled with people who have suffered and died because of drug lag and drug loss.
Anything Peaceful Los Angeles Pummels the Poor
A $15 an hour wage floor is a cruel and stupid policyJeffrey A. Tucker May 20, 2015
Everyone intuitively knows the truth here: this law will hurt the unemployed and marginal workers.
Anything Peaceful Wired's Failure of Imagination on Seasteading
A former Seasteading board member respondsMichael Strong May 20, 2015
Wired cynically misses the point about seasteading, economic freedom, and startup cities.
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 Insuring John Galt?
Insuring disobedience could take down the regulatory stateThomas A. Firey May 14, 2015
Charles Murray argues for mass civil disobedience to stupid and unpopular regulations – because there's safety in numbers.
Anything Peaceful What Do the Tesla and the Model-T Have in Common?
Competitors have always tried to use law to stop competitionGeorge C. Leef May 13, 2015
Henry Ford and Elon Musk both had to fight cartels to be allowed to sell their vehicles.
Freeman Article Are Markets Ruining Video Games?
Or is intellectual property the real culprit?Matthew McCaffrey May 12, 2015
If game developers want to pursue more artistic projects that appeal to smaller audiences, they need to take a step away from the one-size-fits-all corporate development supported by government regulation.
Anything Peaceful Blurred Lines: When Guns Become Speech
The digital revolution is erasing the old boundaries of "stuff" and "speech"Jeffrey A. Tucker May 8, 2015
Government is an analog institution in a digital world.
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.