Anything Peaceful Obama Bans Machine Guns, Tanks, Grenade Launchers Going to Local Cops
The decision is a big step against police militarizationDaniel Bier May 18, 2015
The White House just made the first significant reform to reverse the militarization local police.
Anything Peaceful Federal Court: Cops Can't Slap Cuffs on Peaceful Gun Owners
Can you still be cuffed, disarmed, and detained if you're obeying the law?Evan Bernick May 14, 2015
Police argued that disarming, cuffing, and threatening to shoot a gun owner out for a walk is "reasonable," even though they knew his open-carry was legal.
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 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 Court: NSA’s Mass Surveillance Is Illegal
The 2nd Circuit strikes down bulk collection of US phone recordsJulian Sanchez May 7, 2015
A top federal court declares the NSA program illegal — but not unconstitutional.
Anything Peaceful Whose Books Would You Ban?
The right to offend must be extended to allAnything Peaceful May 6, 2015
If you had all the power, how would you treat your opponents?
Anything Peaceful Why Do Police Get Immunity?
The doctrine of qualified immunity has to be abolishedEvan Bernick May 6, 2015
You won't find it in the law or the Constitution, but the doctrine of "qualified immunity" protects state actors who violate people's rights.
Anything Peaceful Michael Moore and the 2nd Amendment
Would the left support gun rights over police monopolies?B.K. Marcus May 5, 2015
A state monopoly on force makes policing less effective and the public less safe.
Anything Peaceful Get the Politics out of Money
Campaign finance laws help politicians and their croniesStewart Dompe May 4, 2015
The solution to politicians being bought is to ensure that they have nothing to sell (and no one to buy it).
Anything Peaceful Is Banning Gay Marriage Sex Discrimination?
The Court's decision might have nothing to do with sexual orientationIlya Somin Apr 29, 2015
If Sue loves Joe, and Tom loves Joe, Sue can marry him and Tom can’t — based solely on his sex. Is that unconstitutional discrimination?