De Blasio’s Welfare MistakeThe New York City mayor’s terrible plan to reduce work requirements for recipients of public assistance.
$26,000 per Student?School reformers should try to make public schools cheaper, not just better.
Is the U.S. More Like Sweden or Qatar?Before we can reform immigration, that’s what we need to decide.
Why I Am Still a NeoconYes, the Iraq war was a disaster. But here’s what libertarians and most liberals don’t understand about American military power—and American morality.
Good Guys Don't Make BillionsWeb companies discover the perils of putting privacy before profits.
The Facebook CommandmentsHow to deal with unwanted friend requests, the ethics of de-friending, and other social networking etiquette predicaments.
Meet the Hindustani Malcolm XLooking for pulse-pounding excitement in Richard Attenborough's Gandhi.
The DVD That Will Save AmericaNow you can finally watch Mike Judge's suppressed masterpiece, Idiocracy.
Alcohol Taxes Should Be TripledThe war on drugs has been a failure. But the war on booze deserves a second chance.
Paul Krugman Isn’t a HypocriteA $225,000 salary for the critic of inequality is more than fair.
The Music Industry's Extortion SchemeThe record labels want you to pay a tax on music. It's not as horrible as it sounds.
Confessions of a Jericho FanIt's not good. It's not so-bad-it's-good. It's just plain mediocre. And yet I watch.
In Search of the Perfect Web PageHow Netvibes helped me cram the whole Internet onto a single screen.
The XX Factor
GOP Women Stopped the 20-Week Abortion Bill. That’s Not Standing Up for Reproductive Rights.