Rick Perry Isn't Telling You the Real Reason Texas Cut Carbon Pollution
June 04, 2015

Why Rick Perry is an interesting one to watch on the environment.

Pamela Geller Is Not "Morally Responsible" for the Terrorist Attack in Texas
May 07, 2015

The defense of free expression should become stronger in the face of violent threats, not weaker.  

How Did Everybody Suddenly Become an Expert on French Visual Satire?
May 06, 2015

'Charlie Hebdo' is a complicated issue, so it's worth going to informed sources, not instant experts.

Why Texans Freaked Out Over an Army Exercise—and Ted Cruz Validated Their Fears
May 06, 2015

The fact that Texas tempts federal intrusion more than any other state explains the whole story.

The Anti-Islam Exhibit Attacked in Texas Is a Clearer Free Speech Case Than 'Charlie Hebdo'
May 04, 2015

The most clarifying test cases for free speech involve the defense of the vile. 

Everything Is Going According to Plan for Ted Cruz
March 24, 2015

A dispatch from the Texas senator's speech at Liberty University.

SXSW Is Now Too Big to Fail
March 13, 2015

Here's what to expect this year. 

The Exhibitionist
March 04, 2015

Daryl Richardson built a jungle in the heart of Dallas and filled it with exotic creatures. No one asked any questions—until he set his sights on the world’s rarest sloth.