Free minds and free markets. is the leading libertarian magazine and video website covering news, politics, culture, and more with reporting and analysis. Fri, 14 May 2021 13:40:20 +0000 en-US Will the Spike in Murder and Violence Undermine Criminal Justice Reform? After 26 Years of FDA Delays, U.S. Consumers Can Finally Buy Genetically Enhanced AquaBounty Salmon Will a Coalition of Hawks, Mormons, and Libertarian-Leaners Form a New Third Party? AMC, Amazon Offer Up Television Adaptations of Two Hot Books Too Close and The Underground Railroad provide wildly different experiences.]]> New York's Nonsensical COVID Rules Force Theaters To Operate at 33 Percent. Unless They Host Church Services. Anyone Who 'Aids or Abets' Abortion Could Be Sued Under New Texas 'Heartbeat Bill' He Lost His Eye After a Cop Allegedly Fired a Tear Gas Canister at His Face. The Officer Says He Has Qualified Immunity. Nationalist Conservatives Are Abandoning the Ideas of Liberty ATF's Proposed Rules Threaten a Legal Mess but No End to Ghost Guns Clubhouse In & Of Itself In & Of Itself is not merely a magic show or a one-man play.]]> Brickbat: Pointing the Way Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry Admits Pipelines Are Carbon-Delivery-Efficient How Congress Could Cement State-Level Progress on Occupational Licensing Reform ACLU Study Finds Obama-Era Restrictions Failed To Slow Flow of Military Gear to Police CDC Says Vaccinated People Don't Need To Wear Masks or Socially Distance At All Immigrants Are Less Likely To Commit Homicide, Sex Crimes, and Larceny Than Native-Born Americans Stop Using the IRS To Subsidize Parenting if they're married—and $500 per month if they're single.]]> Is This a COVID-19 'Smoking Gun,' or Is it a Damp Squib? Are Gavin Newsom's $600 Checks a Redistributive Vote-Buying Scheme or Welcome Return of Stolen Goods? Biden's $1.9 Trillion 'Rescue Plan' Isn't Saving the Economy. It's Holding It Back. The CDC Director Misrepresented the Study She Cited To Justify Her Misleading Estimate of Outdoor COVID-19 Risk America's Shipping Laws Made the Gas Crisis Worse Rebekah Jones, Florida's COVID-19 Whistleblower, Seems Like a Fraud This 38-Year-Old Man Will Spend Life in Prison Over 1.5 Ounces of Marijuana The Police Dog Who Cried Drugs at Every Traffic Stop Refusing To Show ID Is Not a Crime Brickbat: The Long Arm of the University Yes, the National Debt Matters Ohio Will Spend Coronavirus Relief Funds on $1 Million Dollar Lottery for the Vaccinated The Colonial Gas Shortage Is Temporary, Bad Energy Policy Is Not John Samples: Facebook's Oversight Board Was Right To Uphold Trump Ban If You Support the Death Penalty for Hate-Motivated Murders, You Support the Death Penalty Epidemiologists Still Urge Dubious Levels of Caution, Even for the Vaccinated New York Times survey.]]> A Supreme Court Decision That Did Lasting Damage to the 4th Amendment Trump Is Right That Liz Cheney Was a 'Poor Leader' for a Party Dedicated to Indulging His Fantasies and Whims Baltimore's Top Prosecutor Attempts To Send FCC Against Local Fox Affiliate Did COVID-19 Leak from a Wuhan Lab? Laws Against Price Gouging Won't Fix the Long Lines at the Gas Station Corporations Are Getting Rich off Government Aid States Hope Labor Shortage Will Shrink as They Ditch Federal Unemployment Benefits How Detectives Caught the Golden State Killer—and Unleashed a Catastrophe for Civil Liberties Vaccine Passports Will Outlast the Pandemic Brickbat: It's Official Does This Elderly Veteran Have Any Recourse Against the Federal Cops Who Brutally Assaulted Him? Texas Lawmakers Push a Likely Unconstitutional Ban on Plant-Based Food Producers Labeling Their Products 'Meat,' 'Beef,' 'Pork' Small Cracks in the Restrictive Wall of Occupational Licensing Across the Nation What COVID-19 and Stranger Danger Have in Common