Anything Peaceful Obama's Better — But Flawed — Approach to Mass Incarceration
The president addresses the problem of prisonsJonathan Blanks Jul 20, 2015
The basic problem with Obama's approach is that it still relies on the criminal justice system to deal with drug use.
Anything Peaceful Watch the IRS Rob and Extort a Convenience Store Owner
Government bullies rob and extort a man who did nothing wrongAnything Peaceful Jul 17, 2015
Watch this blood-boiling encounter between government thugs and an innocent shop owner.
Anything Peaceful President Obama Commutes 46 Non-Violent Drug Sentences
Dozens will leave federal prisons this yearAdam Bates Jul 14, 2015
Without front-end criminal justice reform, injustices like this will continue to happen.
Anything Peaceful What Happened (And What Didn't) When Portugal Decriminalized Drugs
The Economist examines the revolutionary change in drug policyAnything Peaceful Jul 6, 2015
The Economist looks at what happened when one country quit the war on drugs.
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.
Anything Peaceful How to Invent a Nationwide Crime Wave
And get away with itDaniel Bier Jun 18, 2015
Confirmation bias is self-deception, not a method for getting at the truth.
Anything Peaceful Airport Pirates Loot a College Student’s Life Savings
Asset forfeiture costs an innocent man $11,000Trevor Burrus Jun 18, 2015
Police at one regional airport took $530,000 from travelers who were never charged with a crime.
Anything Peaceful There Is No "Nationwide Crime Wave" — But Baltimore Is in Trouble
Don't believe the hype: crime is still fallingDaniel Bier Jun 12, 2015
Cherry-picked and misleading data are being used to create a nonexistent crime wave.
Anything Peaceful What Makes Us Safer: The Apple Watch or More Cops?
Where there's demand, the market will supplyJeffrey A. Tucker Jun 2, 2015
On the margins, social, mobile, and digital technologies are doing more than cops, courts, and jails could ever do to make the world safer.
Anything Peaceful WATCH: How Gangs Keep You Safe
Prison gangs are violent and dangerous — they're also sometimes your best shotAnything Peaceful Jun 1, 2015
In prisons, gangs rule by supplying the order, protection, and dispute resolution that the underworld and black market demand.