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December 2, 2021

Is YouTube Now Presuming to be in Charge of Science?

Courts around the country are striking down vaccine mandates and even Covid restrictions in general. Protests against both have erupted…

November 29, 2021

Remember Brownstone Institute on Giving Tuesday

It’s “Giving Tuesday” and a reminder that the Brownstone Institute cannot and would not exist without reader support. Will you…

November 28, 2021

The Moral Panic Over Absinthe Lasted 100 Years

Last week, I showed up to a nice party with a bottle of Absinthe. I like the stuff but I…

November 27, 2021

A President Betrayed by Bureaucrats: Scott Atlas’s Masterpiece on the Covid Disaster

I’m a voracious reader of Covid books but nothing could have prepared me for Scott Atlas’s A Plague Upon Our…

November 19, 2021

Biden Administration Pushes Mandate Despite Court and OSHA

The Biden White House is demanding that American businesses comply with a vaccine edict that profoundly affects the lives of…

November 19, 2021

Media Pushes Mass Confusion over Cause and Effect

What if I told you that this morning I made a cup of green tea and, sure enough, it started…

November 15, 2021

How Fanatics Took Over the World

Early in the pandemic, I had been furiously writing articles about lockdowns. My phone rang with a call from a…

November 12, 2021

Why Bill Gates Is Pivoting on Existing Covid Vaccines

In a surprising interview, Bill Gates said the following: “We didn’t have vaccines that block transmission. We got vaccines that…

November 9, 2021

The War We’ve Lived and the Birth of the New

I was in Marshalls yesterday where dystopian vertical boards keep people in checkout lines separated like cattle at a feeding…

November 6, 2021

The Mandate on Business Intensifies the Crisis

It’s hard to imagine that public confidence in everything could fall further, but it surely will.  This past week was…