Technological progress drives prosperity, accounting for as much as half of U.S. economic growth since the Second World War. Government policies can help or hinder the advancement of basic and applied knowledge. Last week, Reason Science Correspondent Ronald Bailey delved into the official Republican Party Platform to see what the GOP has to say about sci-tech policy. Now he turns his attention to how Democrats view policy when it comes to sex education, fracking, climate change, nuclear power, stem cells, abortion, green jobs, and more.
Teen activists are righteously angry—but righteous anger does not produce sound public policy.
Clint Eastwood's masterful true-life drama about a wrongly accused American hero doubles as an awkward brief for Trump.
Privacy advocates have long warned about potential abuses. Will the mishandling of the Carter Page investigation change some minds?
No, but that's not stopping a litigious vegan from making his case.
Inspector General Michael Horowitz's Testimony on FBI Failures Should Be a Wakeup Call for the Media and the GOP
Republicans were wrong to side with the state on privacy issues, and the media was wrong to lionize anti-Trump G-men.