Mandatory National Service: A Bad Idea That Won’t Die
Doug Bandow, The American Conservative
Sorry Pete Buttigieg, but government conscription is unconstitutional and poorly thought through.
Unalienable Rights and Religious Freedom
Thomas K. Johnson, Providence
The main theological claim of the Virginia Declaration is that people are required to follow reason and conscience in the realm of religion in a manner that allows equal freedom to all people, specifically excluding the use of force or violence related to religion.
School Choice Could Help a Rural Community—if Given the Chance
C.J. Szafir and Cori Petersen, Real Clear Education
While the legal issues pertain to real estate, the larger concerns are the state of rural K-12 education and the need for more school choice.
History Hints at How Trump’s Tariffs Will Hurt Americans
Conor Sen, Bloomberg Opinion
The latest round would take $30 billion from households. Think back to some surges in gasoline prices for a sense of how that feels.