Obamacare's ludicrous Sunshine Act

by John Stossel -- I'm the underachiever in my family. My parents also produced Harvard Medical School research director Thomas Stossel. Mom called him the one who had "a real job." For more…

Cops' dangerous warlike approach

by John Stossel -- I want the police to be better armed than the bad guys, but what exactly does that mean today? Apparently, it means the Pentagon and Department of Homeland more…

Transportation woes? Let free market work

by John Stossel -- "Tea-party members don't think there's a federal role in transportation!" complained Sen. Sherrod Brown, D-Ohio, last week, near the site of a $5.8 million highway project. If only more…

Another kind of 'biased' reporting

by John Stossel -- Wars, plane crashes, mass murder – it's easy to report news that happens suddenly. Reporters do a good job covering that. But we do a bad job telling more…

Government's 'crapitalism'

by John Stossel -- There's capitalism, and then there's "crapitalism" – crony capitalism. Capitalism is great because it lets entrepreneurs raise money so they can scale up and get their products and more…

We need more Sharyl Attkissons

by John Stossel -- Reporter Sharyl Attkisson's story sounds familiar to me: A major network got tired of her reports criticizing government. She no longer works there. The CBS correspondent reported on more…

Our cyborg future

by John Stossel -- Ray Kurzweil – inventor of things like machines that turn text into speech – has popularized the idea that we are rapidly approaching "the singularity," the point at more…

Libertarians vs. conservatives

by John Stossel -- Both libertarians and conservatives want to keep America safe. We differ on how best to do that. Most libertarians believe our attempts to create or support democracy around more…

Best-selling leftist malarkey

by John Stossel -- "Young people are exploited!" "Income mobility is down!" "Poor people are locked into poverty!" Those are samples of popular nonsense peddled today. Leftist economist Thomas Piketty's book "Capital more…