The danger of being misled by misinformation is real. Unfortunately, the ones who do most of the misleading are the very people working overtime to “protect us” from misinformation. Glenn Greenwald reports on the real disinformation agents and provides a textbook example of how they’re doing it.
Are states with greater freedom less safe? For that matter, are people flocking to Texas, Florida and Idaho so they can feel less safe? These are among the questions posed by Casey Carlisle who convincingly explains why if you want to be safe, then leave people alone.
Along those same lines, here’s a great essay from Joakim Book on the virtues of leaving people alone. It’s a great reminder that most of the things we get wound up over are things we choose to let upset us.