45 Years, 45 Days: The First Issue of Reason


For the next 45 days, we'll be celebrating Reason's 45th anniversary by releasing a story a day from the archives—one for each year of the magazine's history. See the whole list here.

Today, a mini-manifesto from the first issue in 1968, which was a mimeographed handout put together by Boston University student Lanny Friedlander, titled "Introducing Reason": 

introducing Reason