Defining Ideas by topic: Rule of Law

March 28, 2013

Game of Drones

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For a risk-averse, budget-cutting United States, the new technology offers an ideal way forward in the fight against terrorism.
March 22, 2013

Gay Marriage and the Libertarian’s Dilemma

The Supreme Court will consider two same-sex marriage cases that pit original intent against individual liberty.
March 19, 2013

The End of Innovation?

A new and unnecessary law restructures the U.S. patent system for the worse.
March 12, 2013

The Mirage of Racism

The Supreme Court should strike down the Voting Rights Act and rein in Attorney General Eric Holder.
March 5, 2013

Now Hiring Ex-Cons

Can the government force firms to employ convicted criminals just because they are minorities?
February 26, 2013

Is Employment a “Human Right”?

Efforts to stamp out so-called discrimination in the labor market will kill jobs and stifle economic growth.
February 25, 2013

Is the "War on Terror" Lawful?

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The "Authorization to Use Military Force" serves as the primary legal foundation for the ongoing conflict, but it is now obsolete. What should replace it?
February 12, 2013

The Boy Scouts Dilemma

Rather than be ripped apart over admitting gay people, the organization should split in two.
January 22, 2013

Unions vs. Our Kids

In New York City, bus drivers go on strike at the expense of children with disabilities.
January 15, 2013

The Age of Administrative Excess

Why is the federal government locking unwilling citizens into Medicare?