Police Demand Compliance or Death
By Philippe Gastonne     
Today's excerpt is by Orin Kerr, a George Washington University law professor. The Sandra Bland arrest video he discusses will – or at least should – outrage anyone who respects justice and decency. The way the officer repeatedly screams, "I'm giving you a lawful order" suggests he defines "lawful" as "subservient to me." Still, Professor Kerr brings up a troubling quandary. It simply isn't possible in most situations for a citizen to know whether a police order really is lawful. As a practical ...
The Algorithm of Crowds
By Philippe Gastonne     
Modern technology makes life easier, but it can also change our perception in potentially dangerous ways. For instance, the Internet lets ...
Nowadays, Health Insurance Isn’t Really Insurance
Editorial by Mises Institute      
Due to Obamacare, my health plan has become something other than insurance. It is now, for the most part, nothing other than a wealth ...