Immigrants – good or bad?

by John Stossel -- I'm confused about immigration. We libertarians believe in free trade. That includes trade in labor, too. New people bring us not just labor, but also good new ideas. more…

Millions of rules stifling freedom

by John Stossel -- Something's happened to America, and it isn't good. It's become easier to get into trouble. We've become a nation of a million rules. Not the kind of bottom-up more…

Parasitic tort lawyers

by John Stossel -- Tort lawyers lie. They say their product-liability suits are good for us. But their lawsuits rarely make our lives better. They make lawyers and a few of their more…

Entrepreneurship helps make America great

by John Stossel -- For all its problems, America is a great place. And one thing that makes America great is its prosperity. Yes, some people have suffered during the recession – more…

Guns save lives

by John Stossel -- You know what the mainstream media think about guns and our freedom to carry them. Pierre Thomas of ABC: "When someone gets angry or when they snap, they more…

End the drug war!

by John Stossel -- I'm confused. When I walk around busy midtown Manhattan, I often smell marijuana. Despite the crowds, some people smoke weed in public. Usually the police leave them alone, more…

Free to choose

by John Stossel -- America's current struggles notwithstanding, life here is pretty good. We have a standard of living that's the envy of most of the world. Why did that happen? Prosperity more…

Fight bigotry without government

by John Stossel -- "Backwards and hateful ideas ... oust John Stossel," said Colorofchange.org. In a newspaper, the organization went on: "It's time that Fox drop Stossel. ... we'll go directly after more…

A conspiracy of physics

by John Stossel -- I ride my bike to work. It seems so pure. We're constantly urged to "go green" – use less energy, shrink our carbon footprint, save the Earth. How? more…

When the cops seize your stuff

by John Stossel -- In America, we're supposed to be innocent until proven guilty. Life, liberty and property can't be taken from you unless you're convicted of a crime. Your life and more…