The American Way

Apr 04,2013

Get Married. Or Don’t.

Writing at Slate earlier this week, Julia Shaw noted that “these days, young, married couples are an anomaly.” I think she’s right. I also think that trying to convince women...

Mar 28,2013

Gun Control Advocates Look To The States

Federalism, which among other things allows individual states to experiment with policies untried at the national level, has a downside in one sense for advocates of liberty and limited government:...

Mar 25,2013

For Democrats, Is Gun Control Worth The Effort?

In January 1994 – less than a year into President Clinton’s first term – George Stephanopoulos received a memo from Jody Powell. “If there is an area that needs ‘new...

Mar 19,2013

Mayor Bloomberg Isn’t The Only Food Cop

New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg made headlines last year when he proposed a ban on large sodas. From the start, the plan was derided as paternalistic, confusing, and riddled...