Over 2 million Americans have moved to Florida since COVID began. Where did they come from?
Previewing the "global stocktake" of climate progress, demands for climate reparations, and the call for a worldwide fossil fuel phase-out.
China pledges again to do exactly what it was going to do anyway.
Fireworks consumption is at record levels even as fireworks injuries fall.
Overall human freedom peaked in 2007, according to the Cato Institute, and governments' COVID response merely exacerbated the trend toward a radically less-free planet.
Plus: Free speech is at the heart of the SCOTUS immigration case, the best and worst states for occupational licensing, and more...
The U.S. remains the top destination for the world's immigrants—but it must be careful not to squander its immigration advantage.
Any unjustified killing by the government demands public attention. But fatal shootings by police used to be much more common.
Both teams are better than they were in 1998, but the political situation between the two countries has not improved.
"Engineers are really good at making things better, but they can't make them better than the laws of physics permit."
Plus: Hawley's illiberal nationalism, Santa Monica's housing obstructionism, and more...
Graduates of the world’s top universities will soon be eligible for a new multi-year visa in the U.K. that will help bolster the nation’s competitive edge.
Oil supplies were already tight before petro-state Russia invaded Ukraine.
In The Mind of the Censor and the Eye of the Beholder, the legendary First Amendment lawyer exposes the tricks of today's "anti-free speech movement."
Canadian officials recognize that immigrants are key to the post-COVID economic recovery. The U.S. should take note.
Residents of other liberal democracies see the U.S. as respecting liberty even as authoritarianism advances globally.
30 years after the collapse of the Soviet Union, its greatest—and last—chess champion reflects on the awful system that produced him.
Sen. Ed Markey and Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez have proposed the creation of a counterproductive $130 billion federal behemoth.
Engaging peacefully with someone who history says you should hate is no small task, but sports make it possible.
Daily U.S. COVID-19 deaths are approaching the influenza average.
It's ten times more powerful than the current U.S. effort.
Despite Starkly Different COVID-19 Policies, the U.S. and the U.K. Saw Similar Drops in Cases Around the Same Time
The same is true of Texas and California, which suggests that legal restrictions are not as important as politicians imagine.
Good news from the latest Cancer Statistics 2021 report
Amirani argues that the 1953 coup became the "playbook" for future U.S. covert actions in countries such as Guatemala, Vietnam, and Chile.
The COVID-19 Death Toll Is Rising Much Faster in the U.S. Than in Sweden, Which Now Has Fewer Deaths Per Capita
The trends suggest that Sweden's less restrictive policy has been more successful at reducing fatal outcomes.
If so, that could be really good news for the rest of the world.
Statements by China, Iran, Russia, Venezuela, and North Korea use U.S. violence against protesters and journalists to point out American hypocrisy on the global stage.
"3 to 7 days after a stay-at-home order is enacted, fevers in that community start to drop."
Negative population growth back in 1919 was largely the result of the Spanish flu pandemic
A close look at the new study from Imperial College which models worst-case scenarios and makes the case for social distancing.
Looking at better and worse projections.
It's too early to tell, but there are reasons for (relative) optimism.
Did the Trump Administration Overpromise 1 Million COVID-19 Diagnostic Tests by the End of This Week?
The FDA has finally approved commercial diagnostic tests.