Halloween, Safe Spaces, and Yale

Is Yale throwing free expression under the bus in an attempt to cure campus racism? The authoritarian impulse to have Christakis fired is alarming and over the top. Treating the students like children, and supporting authoritarian responses to free expression are not solutions. They are wrong from both a normative free expression perspective and a consequentialist perspective. Continue reading

How Clever!

I suppose most political/philosophical criticism is glib, but it is the libertarian’s unique fate to receive glib criticism from both major political tribes. Libertarians, as few and un-influential as they are, are apparently threatening to the majority tribes, progressive liberals, … Continue reading