January 19, 2023 9:05 am

Decriminalize Moonshine!

Ohio might be on the verge of making home distilling legal—but federal law will still prohibit it.

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November 28, 2022 1:06 pm

It’s Bodies vs. the State

Plus: The editors ponder the lack of women’s pants pockets in the marketplace.

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November 21, 2022 10:30 am

The Qatar World Cup Is a Celebration of Authoritarianism

By consenting to Qatar’s illiberal policies for residents and guests alike, FIFA has further besmirched its already tainted reputation.

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November 7, 2022 1:00 am

Brickbat: Whiskey’s Too Rough…

Several New York City Police Department officers have been placed on limited duty while the department investigates claims they stole and drank beer while on duty at a music festival. At least one officer stole the beer, according to reports, while the others passed it around.

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September 20, 2022 1:00 am

Brickbat: A Failure To Communicate

Philadelphia Brewing Company customers will have to wait to sample the company’s “Hops from the Hood” pale ale. City workers cut down the brewery’s hops garden even though a building inspector had verified it was a garden, not overgrown vegetation. “Regrettably, due to miscommunication and staff error, the hops were removed as they were initially…

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August 16, 2022 5:00 pm

A history of horrors – government and alcohol

Editor’s Note: Nathan and all the folks at The Price of Liberty are tee-totalers: we don’t drink alcohol. But everyone believes that is a PERSONAL choice and is not to be imposed on someone else. Can we trust anything that … Continue reading

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July 26, 2022 4:00 am

The Biden Administration Can’t Make Up Its Mind About Alcohol

Do you want to brag about America’s alcohol industry, or do you want to crack down on it?

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July 23, 2022 5:30 am

New Jersey Breweries Push Back Against Crushing New Rules

New rules from the state alcohol control board could grind breweries into insolvency.

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July 12, 2022 8:10 am

New Jersey Cracks Down on Breweries for Hosting Trivia Nights, Serving Food

Regulations ban food sales, limit the number of events, and include other inane requirements.

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June 30, 2022 10:25 am

The Case for Drinking

Alcohol facilitates human cooperation and creativity on a grand scale, says Edward Slingerland, a philosophy professor at the University of British Columbia.

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June 7, 2022 10:40 am

Massachusetts Lawmakers Say They Want to Loosen Booze Rules. This Proposal Would Do the Opposite.

The fine print of the latest alcohol regulation proposal in Massachusetts is revealing.

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May 16, 2022 1:40 pm

The First Amendment Protects the Right To Put a Tiny Penis on a Beer Label

A federal judge ruled Monday that North Carolina bureaucrats violated the Constitution when they tried to ban a Flying Dog beer over a possible penis on the label.

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