Sure… That’ll Fix It!

This article was featured in our weekly newsletter, the Liberator Online. To receive it in your inbox, sign up here. As summer travel kicked off, the news media reminded us of long security lines at TSA checkpoints at airports throughout the country.

The Contagion of Government Lying

“Crime is contagious. If the Government becomes a lawbreaker, it breeds contempt for law; it invites every man to become a law unto himself; it invites anarchy.” — Justice Louis Brandeis (1856-1941) Last week, this column chronicled the startling admissions

The Contagion of Government Lying

“Crime is contagious. If the Government becomes a lawbreaker, it breeds contempt for law; it invites every man to become a law unto himself; it invites anarchy.” — Justice Louis Brandeis (1856-1941) Last week, this column chronicled the startling admissions

Why Governments Hate It When Other Countries Have Low Taxes: New at Reason

During a visit to the World Bank this week, I got a sobering lesson about the degree to which the people working at international bureaucracies, including the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development, dislike tax competition. For years, these organizations—which