May 18, 2024 3:00 am

The Real Reason for Self-Checkout Bans

It isn’t about stopping crime—it’s about protecting a favored constituency’s jobs.

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May 6, 2024 1:48 pm

El Salvador’s New Congress Strengthens Bukele’s Grip on Power

With 54 out of 60 seats in Congress, President Nayib Bukele’s party holds significant influence over legislative decisions.

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May 6, 2024 12:15 pm

Missouri Bill Would Ban Eminent Domain, but Only for Wind and Solar Projects

The Show Me State has plenty of room to rein in laws on taking private property, but instead, lawmakers are focusing only on one very narrow use case.

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May 6, 2024 5:00 am

Don’t Co-Parent With Congress

Instead of lobbying for age verification and youth social media bans, parents can simply restrict their kids’ smartphone use.

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May 3, 2024 1:45 pm

AI Regulators Are More Likely To Run Amok Than Is AI

Proposed AI legislation would enshrine tech-killing precautionary principle into law.

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May 2, 2024 11:20 am

DeSantis Signs Bill Banning Lab-Grown Meat in Florida

While the governor framed the legislation as necessary to protect Floridians from “the global elite,” he’s the real authoritarian. 

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April 29, 2024 11:26 am

Bipartisan Legislation Would Let the Government Create Speech-Chilling ‘Antisemitism Monitors’

The bill would allow the Education Department to effectively force colleges to suppress a wide range of protected speech.

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April 27, 2024 3:00 am

Justin Amash on Why Congress Is Broken

“Today it is highly centralized, where a few people at the top control everything,” the former five-term congressman tells Reason‘s Nick Gillespie.

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April 25, 2024 3:00 am

These States Want You To Show ID To Watch Porn Online

At least eight states have already enacted age-verification laws, and several more are considering bills.

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April 24, 2024 6:30 am

TikTok Gets 9 Months

Plus: Masking protesters, how Google Search got so bad, Columbia’s anti-apartheid protests of the ’80s, and more…

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April 19, 2024 12:45 pm

If They Ban TikTok, Is Apple Next?

Banning companies for doing business with China is a bad path to start down.

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