They give an edge to big companies that have no problems accessing capital and whose executives are often well-connected with politicians.
"You don’t get to lose a war and expect the result to look like you won it," says the author of Tomorrow, the World: The Birth of U.S. Global Supremacy.
The foreign policy author and podcast host discusses Joe Biden's withdrawal and how to fix U.S. foreign policy.
Citizens and companies increasingly cannot count on the stability of the law when making decisions about their lives and businesses.
Another new Democratic administration, another hollow promise to discover hundreds of billions of unreported tax obligations under the national mattress.
The government's coronavirus-related unemployment benefits are encouraging some to stay unemployed.
Biden tonight, like LBJ in 1964, Ford in 1975, Reagan in 1981, and Obama in 2009, is ready to make some terraforming asks to a pliant Congress.
Anne-Marie Slaughter hasn’t given up on intervention and the “responsibility to protect” doctrine.
The controversy over Trump’s pardons and commutations highlights longstanding problems with clemency.
The new president issued a 100-day moratorium on deportations.
Obama Knocks 'Defund the Police' Activists for Valuing 'Feel Good' Sloganeering Over Practical Reforms
Efforts to push for substantial police reforms many people would support instead became a political battlefield.
Just about everyone—conservatives, progressives, libertarians—should be glad to say goodbye to this cruel approach to immigration policy.
The president has been criticized for politicizing aid as the election draws closer.
USA Today Op ed Making the Case for Abolishing the Constitutional Requirement that the President Must be a "Natural Born" Citizen
I coauthored it with Harvard Law School Professor Randall Kennedy.
NSA Ruling Reminds Us That Sacrificing Civil Liberties in the Name of National Security Is a Bipartisan Impulse
A federal appeals court concludes that the agency's mass collection of phone records was illegal and probably unconstitutional.
Politicians' opinions about the maneuver depend on which party is in power.
"The best aspect of the Trump foreign policy is that he has revealed the mind of the foreign policy establishment," says historian Thaddeus Russell. "The worst part... he's a mass murderer just like the rest of them."
Trump's Bizarre Twitter Attack on Obama-Era Fair Housing Regs Reveals an Administration at War With Itself
The president's criticism of the 2015 AFFH rule is an implicit attack on his own housing reforms.
The CARES Act plunges the nation into a crash course on experimental economics.—and we're the lab rats.
His brutal response to the protests against his anti-Muslim initiative reveal him as a Hindu nationalist, not a reformer.
Plus: how Hyperloop could reshape the Midwest, crowdfunding social media, the billionaires behind Democratic candidates, and more...
Working through the lows and highs of the House impeachment inquiry on the Reason Roundtable podcast
"This idea of purity and you're never compromised, and you're always politically 'woke,' and all that stuff, you should get over that quickly."
Barack Obama's recent endorsement of Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is an example of why not all foreign efforts to influence elections are wrong.
Graham criticism of Trump's Syria policy says a lot more about the senator's appetite for endless war than the failures of an imagined non-interventionist foreign policy.
The impeachment process will be nasty, brutish, and long. It also won't cure the problem of expansive government.
School lunches are unlikely to improve, whatever the lawsuit’s outcome.
For many of the president's biggest supporters, pushing back against "Trump Derangement Syndrome" is their raison d'être.
ProPublica’s Dara Lind on how the president’s workplace raids affect consumers, employers, and immigrants.
Plus: Tulsi Gabbard is most searched candidate, Kirsten Gillibrand attacks Biden's record on women, and more...
Conservative Twitter Pounces on Obama, Clinton for Expressing Sympathy for 'Easter Worshippers' Killed in Sri Lankan Attacks
Is referring to someone as an "Easter worshipper" really an attempt to minimize their Christian identity?
"This isn't a partisan issue," the Utah senator says. "This is a constitutional issue."
Like Hillary Clinton, the senator seems to think that Libya is a foreign policy success story.
We shouldn't have been there (or Iraq) in the first place.
Political finger-wags at the boardroom is a good sign that the lowly taxpayer is about to take it in the shorts.
Another device was reportedly sent to the office of Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz.
Critiquing an ex-president's warnings about anti-media rhetoric, non-voting, and unelected bureaucrats