Bogus gun research Democrats trust

by John Stossel -- Last week Rep. Nancy Pelosi warned President Donald Trump that if he declared an "emergency" to build a wall, "think what a president with different values can present. more…

Squirrely students: Medicate or stimulate?

by John Stossel -- There must be a better way to keep kids interested in school than drugging them. Today, 1 in 5 school-age boys is diagnosed with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. more…

Third world slums in San Francisco

by John Stossel -- San Francisco is one of the richest cities it the world. It's given us music, technology and elegant architecture. Now it gives us filthy homeless encampments. One urban more…

Super Bowl stadium: A government scam

by John Stossel -- Sunday is the Super Bowl. I look forward to playing poker and watching. It's easy to do both because in a three-hour-plus NFL game there are just 11 more…

School choice: Both location and curriculum

by John Stossel -- It's School Choice Week. School choice is a noble cause. In much of America, parents have little or no control over where their kids attend school. Local governments more…

Government shutdown is no 'crisis'

by John Stossel -- This government shutdown is now longer than any in history. The media keep using the word "crisis." "Shutdown sows chaos, confusion and anxiety!" says the Washington Post. "Pain more…

Legal pot a disaster? Hardly

by John Stossel -- Ten states and Washington, D.C., have now legalized adult use of marijuana. Supporters of America's long war on drugs said legalization would create disaster. Has it? No. Colorado more…

Sweden isn't socialist

by John Stossel -- For years, I've heard American leftists say Sweden is proof that socialism works, that it doesn't have to turn out as badly as the Soviet Union or Cuba more…

And peace online ...

by John Stossel -- My New Year's resolution: Make a careful distinction between speech and violence. America's First Amendment says "yes" to most speech, including speech that criticizes, insults – even speech more…

Needed: Separation of shopping and state

by John Stossel -- It's bad enough when leftists smear capitalism. I hate it more when capitalists do it, too. I'd hoped for more from the world's current richest man, Jeff Bezos. more…