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The ACLU's recent actions show that it's no longer a civil libertarian organization in any meaningful sense, but just another left-wing pressure group. Very sad.
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The future of PBR and other working class beer brands could be decided by this lawsuit, writes @baylenlinnekin
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Check out this short work of fiction by Cory Doctorow in the latest issue of Reason
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That could be dangerous for the policy's chances of success.
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Rep. Eric Swalwell Thinks Gun Confiscation Will Work Out Fine Because Government Has Nukes
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RT @nickgillespie: Should social media platforms only remove users for making true threats? A @reason debate featuring @Popehat & @Thaddeus…

Portland and D.C.'s treatment of electric scooters undermines the cities' own goals.
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British high school bans expensive jackets so its poor students won't "feel stigmatized."
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Showtime Re-enacts Crazy New York Prison Escape: New at Reason
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Manipulation and Sheer Boredom at Heart of Compelling Prison Escape Docudrama
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Michael Bloomberg has exactly three chances of becoming president: slim, none, and fat
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Scott Gottlieb says he hopes the FDA's e-cigarette restrictions will avert congressional intervention that would pose "an existential threat" to "a tremendous public health opportunity."
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No, Betsy DeVos' new Title IX rules do not force women to prove they can't return to class because of sexual harassment.
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Both federal and state governments treat licensed falconers like they're criminals with no rights. They're tired of being pushed around.
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