Testing provides clarity and critically useful evidence about the spread of the disease that the president doesn’t seem to want.
- Daily COVID-19 Deaths in the U.S. Have Fallen Dramatically Since April
- What Do Recent COVID-19 Trends Tell Us About the Merits of Lockdowns?
- Health Bureaucrats Botched the Response to Coronavirus. Trump Made It Even Worse.
- The CDC Is Still Botching the Coronavirus Testing Process
- The Coronavirus Testing Debacle Stems From Decades of Bad FDA Policy
She would still be alive if politicians did not insist on using violence to enforce their pharmacological prejudices.
- Was the Search Warrant for the Drug Raid That Killed Breonna Taylor Illegal?
- Louisville Moves to Fire Police Officer Involved in Breonna Taylor Shooting
- The Breonna Taylor Shooting Shows How Reckless Drug War Tactics Lead to Senseless Deaths
- To Demilitarize the Police, We Need To Change More Than Just Their Uniforms
Scott Alexander has deleted his popular blog to deter a reporter from exposing his real name.
We should celebrate our fandom on our own dime, and on our own property.
There's Something for Everyone To Hate in Sen. Martha McSally's Plan for Federally Subsidized Vacations
The Arizona Senator would give families an $8,000 tax credit, plus $500 for each child, to take a trip that's at least 50 miles from their home but not outside the United States.
A new, terrible anti-encryption bill with a twist
Plus: Protest updates, qualified immunity, and more...
Individuals, not governments, will have to take charge of the next phase of the coronavirus response. That means more freedom, but also more personal responsibility.
British universities thought they'd found the formula that would roll back discrimination. Instead, the pay gap widened.
A dispatch from the Black House Autonomous Zone
Seattle Says It Will Ask Protesters To Voluntarily Leave 'Autonomous Zone.' What Happens If They Don't?
Plus: Trump tries to cancel skilled worker visas, Seattle repeals "prostitution loitering" law, Pennsylvania makes cosmetologists prove "good moral character," and more...
The CIA Can't Protect Its Own Hacking Tools. Why Should We Trust Government Privacy and Security Proposals?
The very idea that our intelligence agencies could keep encryption bypasses secret is absurd.
Donald Trump has rewritten much of U.S. immigration law from the Oval Office, without congressional oversight or public debate.
"Masks matter. So does good science. Let's do both."
Former professor John Cochrane: "I spent much of my last few years of teaching afraid that I would say something that could be misunderstood and thus be offensive to someone."
Plus: IMDb wins First Amendment case, Akon launches a new cryptocurrency, and more...
Mostly law professors | Sometimes contrarian | Often libertarian | Always independent | Est. 2002
Rick Doblin, a leading force in America's psychedelic renaissance, imagines a world of "mass mental health" facilitated by formerly demonized drugs.
Anti-competitive regulations have made Americans far too reliant on mega meat processors. It's time to level the playing field.
These reforms would protect all Americans while reducing racial disparities in policing.
Police unions exist to protect cops at the expense of the public.