Arbitrary deportations seem designed to instill fear in good people.
Aeon J. Skoble is Professor of Philosophy at Bridgewater State University focussing his research on issues that include theories of rights, the nature and justification of authority, classical theories of happiness, and theories of legal interpretation.
Skoble addresses Nancy MacLean’s attempt to pathologize libertarianism.
Empowering the state so that it can “make us safer” often results in oppressive law enforcement crackdowns on minorities.
Public-sector unions exert a baleful influence on the legislative process.
Government employees are insulated from having to take any responsibility for even very serious wrongdoing.
When it comes to state and corporate power, the difference is one in kind, not of degree.
The New York Times editorial board has it all wrong.
You can think of negative liberty as being about the absence of external limits, and positive liberty as the absence of internal limits.