Freeman Article The Berlin Wall: Those Who Refused to Be Caged
Real Heroes: Peter FechterLawrence W. Reed May 29, 2015
Peter Fechter and the 253 others who died at the Berlin Wall are real heroes. They deserve to be remembered.
Anything Peaceful Is Mad Max the End of Freedom?
It's a struggle by would-be dictators in a “state of nature”Jeffrey A. Tucker May 21, 2015
Thank you, freedom and markets, for rescuing us all from the Mad Max world.
Anything Peaceful Cop Unions Say Demilitarization Threatens Police. They’re Wrong.
It's never been safer to be a cop, and machine guns won't helpDaniel Bier May 19, 2015
Don’t believe the unions’ hype. Cops don’t need battlefield gear to keep the peace or keep themselves safe.
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 EU's Plan to “Help” Refugees: Torpedo Their Boats with Drones
The plan isn't just crazy — it's counterproductiveDaniel Bier May 12, 2015
People are fleeing conditions so bad that the dangerous boat trip is their best option, and the EU’s plan to “help” is to raze Libya’s fishing fleets.
Freeman Article Lemonade from Lemons
Real Heroes: Ludwig ErhardLawrence W. Reed May 8, 2015
Ludwig Erhard did more than any other man or woman to denazify the German economy after World War II.
Freeman Article The Doomsayers Are Right
But so are the optimistsIsaac M. Morehouse May 7, 2015
We need doomsayers: they help discover and highlight the greatest areas for optimists and entrepreneurs to seize upon as opportunity.
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 Why Are so Many Refugees Drowning? And Why Don't They Fly?
The boats are dangerous and planes are safeDaniel Bier May 1, 2015
It's not because plane tickets are too expensive or because their governments are stopping them.
Freeman Article Risking Life and Limb for Liberty
Real Heroes: Harriet TubmanLawrence W. Reed May 1, 2015
Tubman ventured back into slave states to escort escapees to Northern states and to Canada as conductor of the most dangerous “railroad” in the world.