On a continuum running from completely closed to completely open borders, U.S. immigration policy is almost completely closed.
The many obituaries of the Republican Party following Donald Trump's nomination were premature.
The letter has been signed by 20 prominent Republicans.
Measures of regulation found in free-market economic freedom indexes obscure the economic effects of the regulatory state by failing to make crucial distinctions.
Legalism encourage the dangerous illusion that law can tame politics, but it can't. Instead, legalism prompts neglect of democratic norms and promotes partisan rancor by raising the stakes of judicial control.
Will Wilkinson deepens and defends his case that libertarianism has influenced Republican views about democracy and redistribution in response to Ilya Somin's critique.
Climate denialism perfectly expresses the inner logic of Trumpism. The political thought of Carl Schmitt, a notorious theorist of fascism, explains why.
Libertarianism has had an enduring anti-democratic influence on American conservatism, but the real story isn't the one told in Nancy MacLean's controversial "Democracy in Chains."