Reason's January 2015 issue takes a close look at the libertarian take on foreign policy. Editor in chief Matt Welch discusses the reality and propaganda of war, while Will Ruger, Sheldon Richman, Fernando R. Teson, and Christopher Preble go in search of libertarian realism on the international scene. Veronique de Rugy says foreign aid is a failure, and Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) tell us when America should rattle its saber. Jacob Sullum warns about mission creep at the CDC. Plus, see the usual favorites, including Citings, Brickbats, and the always-curious Artifact.
So far, it's been silence from The New York Times, The Washington Post, CNN, and others.
That's a huge concern as forecasters expect the U.S. unemployment rate in the months to come to surpass that seen during the depths of the Great Depression.
Social distancing and lockdowns appear to be working to slow the coronavirus pandemic.
"You cannot just decide you want to sell groceries," said Barbara Ferrer, the director of L.A. County Public Health.
The agency concludes that the possible benefits outweigh the risks.