2 The Reality and Propaganda of War
An honest conversation about foreign policy requires us to confront the brutality and imagery of violence. Matt Welch
5 Letters and Reaction
A lethal injection of reality; Putin's Russiaâ€¦
6 Citings Obamacare costs; patent trolling in court; encrypted iPhones; Uber under siege; the Clinton comeback; getting high vs. benefits; we are all mutants nowâ€¦
56 Reason TV: Sex, Spice, and Small-Town Texas Justice
A rogue prosecutor makes the war on drugs personal. Anthony L. Fisher
12 Ebola, Smoking, and Mission Creep at the CDC Controlling contagious diseases is just one of many items on the agency's to-do list. Jacob Sullum
14 Foreign Aid Is a Failure Throwing good money at bad governments makes poor countries worse off. Veronique de Rugy
16 'Enough, For All, Forever'
A report from New York's mixed up, anti-capitalist People's Climate March. Ronald Bailey
78 Stop Complaining About That Flying Car. You Have Amazon.
Getting stuff gets more awesome every day. Greg Beato
18 The Crony Capitalism Litmus Test
The Ex-Im Bank won't survive 2015-if the GOP is serious about free market principles. Timothy P. Carney
26 In Search of Libertarian Realism
How should anti-interventionism apply in the real world? Will Ruger, Sheldon Richman, Fernando R. TesÃ³n, and Christopher Preble
39 Americans Want Action Against ISISâ€¦But Do Not Expect Quick, Easy Success
A Reason-Rupe poll
42 Dr. Never
Former Rep. Ron Paul on how 'military interventions by the United States after World War II were all unjustified.' Interview by Matt Welch
48 The Conservative Realist?
Sen. Rand Paul on ISIS, the Middle East, and when America should go to war. Interview by Matt Welch
50 The Case for Conservative Realism Rand Paul
Culture & Reviews
58 When Judicial Activists Switched Sides
Deference to elected majorities was a Progressive ideal long before modern conservatives picked up the baton. Damon Root
60 Jesse Walker on S.R. Staley's St. Nic, Inc.
62 Matt Welch on the TV show Manhattan
64 Zenon Evans on the film The Internet's Own Boy
66 Peter Suderman on the TV show The Knick
68 Robby Soave on the TV show Shark Tank
68 How Liberals Put Black America Behind Bars A surprising new history about race and prison. Thaddeus Russell
The First Civil Right: How Liberals Built Prison America, by Naomi Murakawa
Rewriting the Constitution without Washington's permission. Brian Doherty
America's Forgotten Constitutions: Defiant Visions of Power and Community, by Robert L. Tsai
76 Our Fairy Godfather
Crockett Johnson's brilliant Barnaby is back in print. Jesse Walker
80 Artifact: Meet the 'Reason'
A new 3-D printed metal gun with a familiar name. Brian Doherty
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