Recent Op-Eds

National Security State

By Gene Healy. March 1, 2015.

As power has shifted toward the permanent national security and intelligence bureaucracies, we face an ‘emergent autocracy’ in the guise of a democratic republic.

A Litmus Test for ObamaCare and the Rule of Law

By Ilya Shapiro and Josh Blackman. The Wall Street Journal. February 27, 2015.

The president has ignored the law’s plain language. Now the Supreme Court decides if that’s all right.

Currency Wars, Again

By Steve H. Hanke. Globe Asia. February 26, 2015.

The U.S. trade deficit is the result of a U.S. savings deficiency, not exchange rates.

Common Core Confusion: Blame Supporters

By Neal McCluskey. February 26, 2015.

The way the Core became policy — rushed through the back door — made public understanding essentially impossible.