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Vote Republican for Limited Government

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 12:00
We've seen how abusive the IRS, DoJ, and NSA are under Democrats, says Sen. Rand Paul. Let's change course.

Vote Libertarian to Stop the Next 'Bipartisan' Disaster

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 11:30
The failed drug war? Mass surveillance? $17 trillion debt? All that and more, thanks to Republicans and Democrats working together.

Vote Democrat in 2014: An Election About Nothing

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 11:00
If you don’t, the terrorists win and the Ebola warriors lose.

Smartphones vs. Taxi Drivers

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 07:30
Regulators and entrenched interests scramble to cope with the e-hailing revolution.

The Truth About Mass Public Shootings

Tue, 10/28/2014 - 06:00
Why do the numbers appear to be going up? Because previous shootings have been underreported.

Beware Obama's Post-Election Surprises

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 15:30
From Obamacare to the Justice Department, our lame-duck president is still a problem.

Is the Bitcoin ATM the Future of Money?

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 13:00

Are these Bitcoin ATMs really the future of money? Mike Piri of Bitcoin Agents and thinks so.

"We put it in these places because [...] people pass by them every day, they see it, maybe they'll become curious, maybe they'll buy ten dollars," says Piri, who installed a Bitcoin ATM at HandleBar in downtown Austin, TX.

Bitcoin is a decentralized digital currency that can be used online or wherever Bitcoin is accepted. Users can add or withdraw cash from their Bitcoin wallet (a QR code found on their phone) after scanning their government-issued identification and the palms of their hands.

Piri admits that the ATMs are not a profitable business right now but machines like his work to popularize and mainstream cryptocurrency.

"It's person to person," says Piri. "That's what's great about it."

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Government Failure Is Baked In

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 12:00
Welcome to a world of bird flu, corrupt contractors, and glitchy websites.

Why Sermons, Tweets, and Campus Speech Are Targets of Liberal Censorship Attempts

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 11:00
Censorship isn't just for conservatives anymore. The First Amendment is under fire from all directions.

Make America Safer: Shut Down the Department of Homeland Security

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 09:00
DHS, a massive department that wastes taxpayer dollars and abuses civil liberties, should be replaced by a small, focused and efficient set of federal security and intelligence agencies.

If It Tastes Good to Kids, Ban It

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 07:30
Critics of marijuana edibles and flavored e-cigarettes would reduce adults to the level of children.

The Disastrous Consequences of Unbridled Democratic Rule in Illinois

Mon, 10/27/2014 - 06:00
Will voters keep the status quo or take a gamble on a Republican promising to cut taxes and squeeze $1 billion out of the budget?

The Breathtaking Inanity of DC’s Next Mayor

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 11:00
Muriel Bowser’s broken vision for the country’s capital

The New Presidential Propaganda

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 09:00
Imagery of the chief executive is more tightly controlled and carefully considered than ever.

The State is No Friend of the Worker

Sun, 10/26/2014 - 07:00
Smashing the corporate state to free markets and workers

High Frequency, Fat Target

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 13:00
Michael Lewis misses the competitive benefits of computerized Wall Street trading.

The Return of Moral Panic

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 11:00
A scholar tries—and fails—to rehabilitate the sex-abuse hysteria of the '80s.

Minneapolis Is Micromanaging the Food Supply

Sat, 10/25/2014 - 07:00
The city is finding out that more rules don't equal healthier eating.

Lets Not Import Canada's Sex Work Bill

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 15:30
Canada's new proposals criminalize johns, while decriminalizing those engaged in prostitution.