January 16, 2018
Commentary

The Demise of the Jury Trial

There’s no easy solution to the problem of coercive plea bargaining, but the least we can do is not discourage trials even more than we already have.
Washington Examiner
Blog

Year of Federal Spending Cuts, 2018

As an optimist, and I hereby proclaim 2018 “Year of Federal Spending Cuts.” To kick-off the celebrations, Cato has published Downsizing Federal Government Spending.

January 16, 2018
Commentary

Will Religious Instability Destroy Bangladesh?

The rise of intolerant fundamentalism is corrupting the political process, undermining development of sustainable democracy. Those now in power ultimately will be victims too.
National Interest (Online)
Blog

Privatizing Federal Grazing Lands

Experience has shown that federal agencies mismanage land from both economic and environmental perspectives. The solution is to devolve ownership of most federal land to the states and private sector.