Free Speech Blacklists Pose a Threat to Democracy

Many second amendment supporters fear that one day, gun control advocates will use state gun registries as a shopping list to find and steal all the privately-owned guns. These fears seem well-founded, especially in light of recent comments by certain candidates for...

Spending Big on Public Education

Spending Big on Public Education Well, it’s not quite a record, but it’s close. Last school year (2018-19), per-pupil spending on public education in Oklahoma reached $10,000 (rounded by $4 and adjusted to 2015 dollars), only a little behind the zenith reached ten...

How to Fix OKC’s Transit: Get Rid of It

How to Fix OKC’s Transit: Get Rid of It As a new resident of Oklahoma City’s downtown, I have had the “privilege” of getting acquainted with the city’s public transit system. I don’t have a car, so I rely on alternative means of transportation; so far, none of the...