Try Freedom Stories Needs Your Money

A few days ago, we ran this interesting guest post by Molly Thrasher. Her project, Try Freedom Stories, tries to highlight non-governmental solutions to social problems.  They are making some…

On the Piketty Welcome Party

Thomas Piketty’s new book Capital in the Twenty-First Century is all the rage right now. You know the gist: Piketty thinks capitalism has an inherent tendency to ever-increasing inequality. Indeed,…

Power Corrupts Again

As you’ll probably know, Robert M. Gates has published his memoir Duty: Memoirs of a Secretary at War. Many reviewers have noted the genuine respect Gates seems to have for…

More on the drug war

You may recall my previous post on the extreme injustice of the drug war. To my mind, this continues to be the most important, easy to solve issue facing us today. So…