An oral history of the Libertarian Party
The problem with American politics isn't polarization—it's rising illiberalism.
The FBI's long history of using informants and manufactured plots to prosecute extremists
Why are activists trying to stop research into a promising backup plan to handle climate change?
Getting the best information when we need it will likely always be a challenge, but the Reddit hack helps.
Michigan is now a more dangerous place for anyone who flies with large amounts of cash.
You don't have to prove to a government official that you have “proper cause” to exercise your constitutional right, the Court ruled.
New Jersey is the first state to ban single-use bags made from both plastic and paper, but one is actually worse for the environment than the other.
A Young Joe Biden Mocked Gerald Ford's 'Whip Inflation Now' Slogan. Now He Faces His Own Inflation Mess.
During his own inflation crisis, President Ford called on the American public to do their part through personal fiscal discipline.
Some states that do not border Mexico have sought to play a role in immigration policy.
Under the new regulations, Title IX investigators can deny students access to the evidence against them.
The proposed policy was offensive to property rights and disincentivized construction. The mayor's rejection of it shows the state's increasing interest in allowing more building.
Libertarians have some common ground with the abolitionists—but if they insist on anti-capitalism as a litmus test, abolitionists will find themselves isolated and marginalized.
High recidivism rates are not surprising when life in prison features the same factors that drive crime.
Review: With Depictions of Politician Beheadings and Plunger Abortions, How Has GWAR Not Been Canceled Yet?
Joe Biden, MAGA fans, and Xi Jinping all fall victim to the band's violent displays on its current tour.
Peaky Blinders reminds us that when the government bans or artificially limits a resource, control of that resource often gets decided through violence.
Netflix's The G Word tries and fails to restore faith in big government.
The British spy series shows the lengths to which government overseers will go to protect themselves.
Podcaster Molly Lambert's gambit to get listeners to critically examine the conflation of sex work is mostly successful.
The Netflix docu-thriller Keep Sweet: Pray and Obey shows the downfall of Warren Jeffs and the unjustified taking of 450 children inside his religious community.
"One of the things that the left and right have in common is an awareness that our government has essentially been co-opted by corporate power," says the Pulitzer Prize–winning journalist.