It's hard to stand by and watch the plight of Ukraine and Venezuela. But the thing is, they don't need us. Reason's Zenon Evans writes that what they do need is a way to exercise their basic property rights and protect themselves. They need guns and could have used them to prevent their current crises.
Frightening events create openings for attacks on civil liberties.
Biden's Recovery Plan Would Extend the Federal Government's Extraordinary Eviction Ban Through September 2021
Eviction bans were enacted as an emergency public health measure. They’re quickly becoming a permanent policy.
Massive Illinois Police Reform Bill Ends Cash Bail, Limits Deadly Force, Mandates Body Cameras, and Makes It Easier To Dump Crooked Cops
Unfortunately, qualified immunity remains intact.
The First Amendment doesn't come with an exception for "disinformation."