A Brief Guide to the Morality
of Government Action

It’s really quite simple: just ask yourself, “Is this action something that I would willingly do to another person had I the capability to do it myself?” That’s it. Government action, like any other collective action, is beholden to the same moral standards that you would ascribe to yourself or any individual. The government earns…

Read More

Same-sex Marriage in a Free Society

With the Supreme Court debating the merits and legality of both the federal Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and California’s Proposition 8; that state’s voter referendum prohibiting same-sex marriage; now is an especially relevant occasion to consider the legal definition of marriage from a framework of individual liberty.

Read More