There Is Still Only One Clear Way To Get Rid Of Trump

Let’s be honest: running Bernie in 2020 is the best shot the Democrats have at beating Trump…


Death To Minimalism

Take away the unnecessary, untidy, and intricate and you take away a place’s soul…


Resisting Indefensible Choices

Simplistic cost-benefit analyses take the range of options for granted…


A Speech on Socialism at Andover

Introducing left politics to high school students…


The Choice We Face

Politicians need to be clear: do they take climate change seriously or not?


The Kind Of Policy We Must Never Make Again

“Race To The Top” education funding showed every bad tendency of contemporary liberalism…


If Property Rights Were Real, Climate-Destroying Companies Would Be Sued Out Of Existence

It’s simple: companies must pay for the harm they do to others…


Just Because It “Worked” Doesn’t Mean It’s Good

If punitive measures produce desired outcomes, that doesn’t mean they’re justified…


Why Taxation Is Neither Theft Nor Slavery

Being billed for government services isn’t theft, but property itself is…


Why We’re All Better Off Working For The Collective Good

“Rational self-interested maximizers” ruin the world…


How AOC Is Changing The Game

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez is showing how the left can seize control of the political conversation. Can she keep it up?


The Left Critique of Bureaucracy

We need a strong public sector but it has to actually be run well…


On Law Professors As Presidents

The law school mindset produces policy-makers but not organizers…


Thirty Years Hence (Part II)

Another scrap from the future…


Thirty Years Hence

Excerpt from the Current Affairs of 2049…


The Best Things We Published In 2018

A round-up of some 2018 favorites…



How Leftists Can Legislate

When solid progressives like Vaughn Stewart find themselves in office, they need help if they’re going to resist corporate lobbyists and be effective.


Against Monarchies

Having queens and kings is grotesque, no matter how benign and unifying people may find it…


Is It OK To Criticize Politicians For Things They Have Done?

If calling out public figures for their actions is an “attack,” it’s our duty to attack the politicians!