The education blob strikes again

by John Stossel -- I wrote recently how teachers unions, parent-teacher associations and school bureaucrats form an education "Blob" that makes it hard to improve schools. They also take revenge on those more…

A post-post office world

by John Stossel -- Even parts of government that look like a business never get run with the efficiency of a business. Just look at the post office. They buy commercials and more…

Government plays favorites

by John Stossel -- People say government must "help the little guy, promote equality, level the playing field." People often go into government to do that. But even when people mean well, more…

Green tyranny

by John Stossel -- Environmental activists and politicians would like you to think that we must love their regulations – or hate trees and animals. I love trees and animals. But you more…

Imperial Washington strikes again

by John Stossel -- The Senate did something this past weekend it hasn't done in four years: passed a budget. The law requires the Senate to pass a budget, but Congress often more…

The Blob that eats children

by John Stossel -- Shortly after I did my first TV special on education, "Stupid in America," hundreds of union teachers showed up outside my office to yell at me. They were more…

Frack to the future

by John Stossel -- Celebrities are now upset about fracking, the injection of chemicals into the ground to crack rocks to release oil and gas. With everyone saying they want alternatives to more…

I survived the sequester 'cuts'!

by John Stossel -- If you're reading this, you've survived the "sequester" cuts! That may surprise you, since President Obama likened the sequester to taking a "meat cleaver" to government, causing FBI more…

Libertarians' awkward bedfellows

by John Stossel -- Last week, conservative pundit Ann Coulter told me and a thousand young libertarians that we libertarians are puss- – well, she used slang for a female body part. more…

No – manufacturing has not declined

by John Stossel -- President Obama has new priorities. That means new spending. In his State of the Union address, he said, "The American people don't expect government to solve every problem." more…