Techdirt's founder wants to give end users, not politicians and tech giants, more control over what we can say and see online.
The rock legend fought for free speech and self-expression in ways that appealed to dissidents in America and communist countries alike.
You won't have the first Libertarian congressman to kick around anymore.
A 71-year-old therapist comes out of the "chemical closet" to promote MDMA as a means of self-discovery
The story of why pain relievers took root in Appalachia begins decades before the introduction of OxyContin.
A new book, Wretched Refuse?, documents that newcomers not only increase economic activity but often revitalize faith in free market, limited-government institutions.
The escaped slave called the Constitution "a glorious liberty document" that justified extending equality to blacks and women.
Yes, taxes and regulation are bad. No, they're not worse than locking people up.
The outgoing FCC chairman discusses 'light-touch' regulation and the future of free speech on the internet.
There’s no journalist more relentlessly iconoclastic than Greenwald, who won the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for his reporting on the Snowden revelations.
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Richard Epstein vs. Lawrence Lessig
The former Reason editor discusses her new book, The Fabric of Civilization, and why she's optimistic about the future.
This is not your older brother's "Libertarian Moment," caution Reason Roundtable podcasters.
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How to slow massive and unchecked national deficits in an age of runaway spending and divided government.
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Whether Trump or Biden wins, the Stanford political scientist says "unstable majorities" will persist in the coming decade.
Here's the inside story of Milton Friedman's path-breaking PBS series about economic and political freedom, from the man who produced it.
The Reason Roundtable argues over what to do when Twitter prematurely suppresses oppo-dump journalism unfavorable to Democrats, and when politicians respond with retaliatory regulation.
Ilya Somin, Angela McArdle, and Francis Menton refresh their cases for Biden, Jorgensen, and Trump.
The subject of the new film Mighty Ira explains why social justice warriors are wrong to attack free speech.
But on big-picture fiscal issues, are Democrats and Republicans really so far apart?
Lockdowns are forcing students, parents, educators, and even taxpayers to look for all sorts of alternatives to the status quo.
A vigorous disagreement on The Reason Roundtable
The author of the new book Transcend updates Abraham Maslow's hierarchy of needs for an era of pandemics, racial strife, and extreme polarization.
Major-party politicians avoid tax simplification almost as aggressively as the rich avoid taxation, argue the Reason Roundtable panelists.
The Libertarian presidential nominee won't win but is upbeat about Gen Z and protests against lockdowns and police violence.
As K–12 education goes remote, groups of parents are hiring teachers to teach their kids in person. Is that wrong?
New documentary explains why installing the shah in 1953 led to ruinous American covert operations throughout the Cold War and beyond.
Ten Global Trends Every Smart Person Should Know documents the immense, ongoing progress that politicians and media refuse to acknowledge.
The podcaster and comedian offers a 12-step plan for political independence and recovery.
Rose City has been on fire for months. Are Portland-style protests coming soon to a town near you?