Bureaucracy and Regulation
Bad ideas can spread more quickly than good ones, often because they sound so good until you spend some time thinking about them.
U.S. HistoryWar and Foreign Policy
Big GovernmentHealthThe Police StateInterventionism
There were three important victories related to cannabis, i.e., marijuana, legalization and only the most radical measure failed.
Since each person votes for different reasons, we can't morally say that the outcome of an election binds people to any specific law or policy.
Decentralization and SecessionWorld History
In a way, the separation of the Czechs and Slovaks was like Brexit and the UK’s 1980s privatizations combined, only a lot more complicated.
It's true that JFK would feel at home in the modern GOP. But that's because the GOP has stopped even pretending to want significant cuts to government spending.
Voting "no" on a tax increase doesn't mean you really consented to it. And Lysander Spooner argued there's not anything wrong with voting "defensively."