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Court’s ‘Skim Milk’ Ruling a Win for Free Speech: New at Reason

Federal ruling allows true claims to supersede government regulation. Reason Staff|Mar. 25, 2017 8:00 am Ocheesee Creamery”The leftover product is skim milk: milk that has had the fat removed through skimming.” If those words—from a unanimous 11th Circuit Court of Appeals ruling earlier this week—sound like some sort of dicta—words in a court decision which […]

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Movie Review: Life: New at Reason

Jake Gyllenhaal and Ryan Reynolds imperiled by a b-team alien. Reason Staff|Mar. 23, 2017 5:38 pm Columbia PicturesRidley Scott’s upcoming Alien: Covenant—the sixth film devoted to the celebrated space monster—is due out on May 19. For those who want an Alien fix right now, though—who just can’t wait—please try a little harder to hold on. […]

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Kindest Cuts: New at Reason

Kindest Cuts: New at Reason

Hacking away at the budget is the humane thing to do. John Stossel writes: “Devastating!” shouts Chuck Schumer. Even Republicans are unhappy. Big spending “conservative” congressman Hal Rogers calls President Donald Trump’s proposed budget cuts “draconian, careless and counterproductive.” But Trump’s cuts are good! Why do politicians always assume that government spending helps people? It […]

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When They Nullify the Law, Jurors Are Just Doing Their Jobs: New at Reason

Lee Bennett/flickrJury nullification angers judges and prosecutors, but it’s all just part of the jurors’ role in protecting us from the government. J.D. Tuccille writes: Why juries do what they do is often a mystery, especially when they protectively interpose themselves between the government and a defendant. Outsiders can’t know what really goes on during […]

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The Coming German Energy Crisis: New at Reason

Windworks EnergieAn overcommitment to renewable energy by Germany has already had negative consequences. Marian Tupy writes: Recently, I came across a report by Fritz Vahrenholt, Professor in the Department of Chemistry at the University of Hamburg, entitled Germany’s Energiewende: a disaster in the making. It made for interesting reading. In the aftermath of the Fukushima […]

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Why Won’t Food Taxes Die? New at Reason

How much do you pay for food at the grocery store? In some states—thanks to growing discussions about food taxes—you could be paying more money for less food if lawmakers have their way. What are food taxes? They’re particularly odorous and onerous taxes on purchases of food for home preparation and/or consumption from grocery stores […]

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3 Ways the Trump Administration Could Stop Crony Capitalism: New at Reason

Olivier Douliery/SIPA/NewscomUnfortunately, getting rid of cronyism in the federal government won’t be easy, given the deep-rooted and mutually beneficial relationship between politicians and commercial interests. Still, the new administration and Congress could take some action in the coming year to move in that direction. Before I start detailing how, let me say that abolishing all […]

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Immigrants No Threat to American Way of Life: New at Reason

History shows a pattern of assimilation. Reason Staff|Mar. 16, 2017 8:01 am Bob Haynes/MCT/NewscomDuring Cold War debates about the merits of capitalism and communism, Americans offered a simple gauge: the movement of people. “You have the Berlin Wall,” the argument went. “We have the Statue of Liberty. If communism is a blessing, why do people […]

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