People Literally Do Not Understand What Laws Are Or How They Work

A large percentage of people support criminalizing more speech. That’s a horrible idea for dozens of reasons…


If You’re Against Injustice, You Have To Be Against It For Everybody

Anthony Weiner and Martin Shkreli are comically loathsome. What we think should happen to them is a good test of our principles…


The Problem Is Murder

What police do to their victims matters more than whether they wear body cameras while doing it…


Alan Dershowitz Takes Anti-Semitism Very Seriously Indeed

Anti-Semitism should not be treated lightly. This is why Alan Dershowitz is very careful with the accusation…


More Lawyers, Same Injustice

A case in Georgia has become notorious for its profanity. But it also says something about our public defender system…


There’s a New Entry on The List of Reasons Why Police Can Shoot You If You’re Black

When Charles Kinsey asked police why they shot him, they replied: “I don’t know.”