Freedom of and from religion

by John Stossel -- Religious oppression was one reason many of our ancestors came to America. They wanted to escape rulers who demanded that everyone worship their way. In Ireland, Catholics couldn't more…

A right to discriminate

by John Stossel -- Bake me a cake, or go to jail! Sadly, that is the new message from "inclusive" America. If you don't want to cater, photograph, preside over, sell pizza more…

The next bubble – and its pop

by John Stossel -- They're doing it again! When the last housing bubble burst, politicians blamed "greedy banks." They said mortgage companies lent money recklessly, making loans to people with dubious credit, more…

Gentrify!

by John Stossel -- No matter what you do, modern liberals will tell you you're wrong. For decades, liberals complained that American society is segregated because rich, white people don't want to more…

Chicago Fray

by John Stossel -- Rahm Emanuel, current mayor of my old hometown, Chicago, is not a gentle soul. But he's smarter than his big-spending predecessor, Richard M. Daley, and the union pawn, more…

Raping culture

by John Stossel -- A new documentary calls colleges like Harvard and Notre Dame "The Hunting Ground," where rapists prey on women. A bipartisan group of senators demand new rules to "curb more…

Kochs should spend more on politics

by John Stossel -- Lots of people sure hate the Koch brothers. The Kochs get death threats like this: "If I had a chance to murder a Koch brother in cold blood, more…

Why Wikipedia thrives and Britannica doesn't

by John Stossel -- For years, people assumed encyclopedias had to be created by professionals. Then Wikipedia founder Jimmy Wales attempted to create an encyclopedia without central planners. That sounded like a more…

Spontaneous order vs. central planning

by John Stossel -- Most of life happens without a central planner. Yet people think we need one. Suppose you'd never seen a skating rink, and I told you that I want more…