American Gestapo
By Philippe Gastonne     
Stories like this one aren't new to Daily Bell readers. We think often of the state's outrageous overreach in the War on Drugs. Yet this one strikes a different chord. The victim wasn't slumped in a black SUV cruising through the hood. He was on a passenger train, setting out on what for him should have been an exciting journey. Tax-subsidized Amtrak promises "Rail journeys to remember" on its web site. Joseph Rivers certainly remembers – and he is not the only one. Take a few moments and read ...
Unionized Leviathan
Editorial by Shane Smith     
The idea that government employees can or should have the right to unionize appears absurd on the face of it. Unlike the private sector, ...
Texas Only Pretends to Be Conservative
Staff News & Analysis     
Most limited-government conservatives usually prefer as much local autonomy as possible. When government action is necessary, it should ...