Americans puzzling over the role of today's powerful corporations—Bain Capital, Goldman Sachs, Google—may profit from considering the example of the United Fruit Company. A new account of United Fruit and one of its leading figures usefully reminds us of some of the wonderful things about capitalism, writes Ira Stoll, and some of the dangers, too.
Clint Eastwood's masterful true-life drama about a wrongly accused American hero doubles as an awkward brief for Trump.
Teen activists are righteously angry—but righteous anger does not produce sound public policy.
Wisconsin College Spent $100K Investigating Instructor for Allegedly Saying Police Department Was 'Full of Racists'
The investigation was launched after the local police chief complained and reached out to the Wisconsin Department of Justice.
Want the Government To 'Defend Families' From Porn? Child Protective Services Should Be a Cautionary Tale
The new right naively thinks a government more empowered to "protect children" would be good for families. Nope.