The Horrifying Idea that Health Care Is a Right

The Horrifying Idea that Health Care Is a Right It’s not uncommon to hear people declare health care a fundamental human right. At least two candidates for U.S. President, Sanders and Warren, would create the obligation for us all to provide health care for everyone...

Massage Therapy Licensing: Violating the Pursuit of Happiness

Massage Therapy Licensing: Violating the Pursuit of Happiness In a way, America at least partly owes its independence to the conviction that granting exclusive market privileges is an illegitimate function of government. In a free country, no-one has an exclusive...

Why Oklahoma’s Method for Selecting Judges Is a Bad Idea

Why Oklahoma’s Method for Selecting Judges Is a Bad Idea The state of Oklahoma selects supreme court justices using a system known as the Missouri Plan, which is a form of merit selection. Advocates paint a rosy picture of the plan, claiming that it is a more...