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The GOP’s Assault on America’s Asylum Laws: New at Reason

The Party of Trump is determined to leave no aspect of immigration policy unmolested. It has gone along with President Trump’s travel ban, temporaryOxfam via Foter suspension of the refugee program, and harsh deportation regime. It has proposed cuts in legal immigration. As if all that was not enough, it’s now also assaulting America’s asylum […]

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CFPB’s Arbitration Rule No Favor for Consumers: New at Reason

Once again the CFPB regulations make ordinary Americans worse off. Reason Staff|Jul. 27, 2017 8:10 am Ted Eytan/FlickrWhen it comes to identifying the worst government agency, it’s hard to pick just one. It’s equally hard not to immediately think of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau. There’s just something particularly off-putting about an agency that is […]

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$2 Million Park Bathroom: New at Reason

NYCOverspending is what government does. John Stossel writes: Did you see the $2 million dollar bathroom? That’s what New York City government spent to build a “comfort station” in a park. I went to look at it. There were no gold-plated fixtures. It’s just a little building with four toilets and four sinks. I asked […]

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Jeff Sessions Lets Cops Be Robbers: New at Reason

The attorney general revives a program that invites law enforcement agencies to evade state limits on asset forfeiture. Reason Staff|Jul. 26, 2017 7:00 am DOJDonald Trump made two things abundantly clear during a meeting with county sheriffs last February: He did not know what civil asset forfeiture was, and he wanted to see more of […]

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Food Safety Fearmongering: New at Reason

yisris/flickrFearmongering over food safety is one way free trade opponents advance their cause. Marian Tupy writes: About a decade ago, I flew to Oslo at the invitation of Norway’s center-right party called Høyre. Back then, Høyre was in opposition, although today it forms a part of Norway’s governing coalition. Its head, Erna Solberg, whom I […]

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Italy’s Ruining Its Own Food Culture with Heavy Hand of Regulation: New at Reason

Bans on food trucks, regulations on alcohol consumption, and a whole host of bad ideas. Reason Staff|Jul. 22, 2017 8:00 am S. Schuetter/picture alliance / blickwinkel/S/NewscomFood policy writer Baylen Linniken laments the local governments handing down terrible rules on the lovely restaurants and cafes (and food trucks) of Italy: Italy is home to some of […]

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Movie Review: Dunkirk: New at Reason

There are a few familiar faces blinking through the tumult of Dunkirk: Tom Hardy, Mark Rylance, Kenneth Branagh, even teen-pop singer Harry Styles (who’s very good in his first film role, as a young soldier). But their performances aren’t the point. The movie’s true star is its writer and director, Christopher Nolan, whose commitment to […]

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What Nancy MacLean’s Democracy in Chains Gets Wrong in Her Zeal to Condemn James Buchanan: New at Reason

In Democracy in Chains, a new book about Nobel Prize–winning economist James Buchanan’s role in a sinister conspiracy to undermine democracy, Duke historian Nancy MacLean makes numerous controversial claims, often with little evidence to back them up. Many outlets, from Vox to The Washington Post, have picked apart her sourcing and theorizing, but Reason‘s Brian […]

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Curbing Traffic Stops Would Save Lives: New at Reason

So why do cops rely so much on the practice? Enforcing traffic laws is a large share of what they do. Reason Staff|Jul. 20, 2017 7:30 am Richard Tsong-Taatarii/ZUMA Press/Newscom Too often, traffic stops lead to tragedy. Philando Castile was shot to death in his car by a police officer in Minnesota. Sandra Bland, yanked […]

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