Another giant of science has passed

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Dennis Avery, coauthor of Unstoppable Global Warming – Every 1,500 Years, has died~ Another giant of science, history and scholarship has left our...

Religious Liberty Is Alive and Well at the U.S. Supreme Court

WALTER OLSON, CATO INSTITUTE Last week’s Supreme Court decision in Bostock v. Clayton County, interpreting employment discrimination on the basis of “sex” to include sexual orientation and gender...

Greens promote child slave labor and ecological destruction

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Why don’t African black lives and ecological values matter? or impacts in and beyond Virginia?~ The US Supreme Court recently ruled 7-2 to...

Could entomophagy end U.S. and African protein shortages?

BY PAUL DRIESSEN ~Would we even want it to do so? A modest proposal, inspired by Jonathon Swift.~    Nearly two centuries ago, amid a fungal...

SCOTUS Decides Employment Cases – But likely does not apply to religious employers

LIBERTY COUNSEL WASHINGTON, D.C. – In a 6-3 opinion written by Justice Neil Gorsuch, the U.S. Supreme Court issued a lengthy opinion holding that, “An employer who...

Freedom of Religion is a Right

BY ALLEN WEST One of the “teachable moments” from this COVID-19 issue comes from the fact that we have many in America who do not...

Rebutting the IACP’s Spurious Defense of Qualified Immunity

JAY SCHWEIKERT, CATO INSTITUTE The Cato Institute has been engaged in a strategic campaign to abolish qualified immunity for over two years now. In all that time, the...

On Second Amendment, Supreme Court Abdicates Its Duty to Say What the Law Is

ILYA SHAPIRO, CATO INSTITUTE With today’s decision to deny all pending petitions raising Second Amendment issues—Cato had filed in three—the Supreme Court has abdicated its responsibility to say what the...

The Supreme Court’s Dereliction of Duty on Qualified Immunity

JAY SCHWEIKERT, CATO INSTITUTE This morning, the Supreme Court denied all of the major cert petitions raising the question of whether qualified immunity should be reconsidered. This...

How We Heal Our Nation

  1600 Daily • The White House • June 9, 2020 President Trump hosted a White House discussion yesterday with leaders from across America’s law enforcement community. Together,...

This Black American Deems Floyd Protests Unnecessary

LLOYD MARCUS, THE UNHYPHENATED AMERICAN As a black American, Democrats and fake news media demand that I agree with the George Floyd protests. I say...

The Seed’s of Today’s Chaos Were Planted Many Months Ago

BY BOB BARR For three months Americans in all parts of the country have meekly submitted to government mandates to “shelter in place” and “social...

Yes, Antifa is a Terrorist Organization

BY BOB BARR On May 31st, in response to the violent riots rocking American cities from coast to coast and border to border, President Donald...

Spending on Police by State

CHRIS EDWARDS, CATO INSTITUTE Amid the outcry over George Floyd’s death and subsequent protests, some people are calling for defunding the police. Zeroing out the...