On Wednesday, April 27, Reason Editor in Chief Matt Welch went on Russia Today's The Alyona Show to discuss a new Oklahoma bill making first-time hashish offenders punishable by life in prison. Other topics covered: Gary Johnson, Ron Paul, whether anyone even smokes hash anymore, whether Democratic voters will ever punish their politicians for being awful on the Drug War, and a mandatory minimum prison stay for legislators who propose life sentences for nonviolent crimes.
Republicans and right-leaning independents have turned rapidly against higher ed.
Plus: dangerous publishers, a history of slavery, and more...
The Democratic presidential contender suggests that "racist threats or anti-immigrant manifestos" could justify federal gun confiscation orders.
You can literally wear your principles on your sleeve while baffling facial recognition technology.