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Nick Gillespie

Nick Gillespie

Editor-at-Large, Reason

Nick Gillespie is the editor-at-large of Reason, the libertarian magazine of "free minds and free markets," and the host of The Reason Interview with Nick Gillespie. A two-time finalist for digital National Magazine Awards, he is co-author of “The Declaration of Independents: How Libertarian Politics Can Fix What's Wrong with America.” 

Full bio available here: https://reason.com/people/nick-gillespie/

 

More About Nick Gillespie

Gillespie and Welch answer the question: ‘What does a libertarian think about the war on drugs and how do we change it?’

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Gillespie speaking at an SSDP conference on the topic of ‘What Would a Sensible Drug Policy Look Like,’ and discussing how drug prohibition functions as a ‘structuring event’ in American life, forcing all sorts of activity to pay hypocritical and misdirected lip service to a Just Say No mentality.

Saturday, October 25, 2008

Legalize drugs and then tax sales of them. And while we're at it, welcome all forms of gambling (rather than just the few currently and arbitrarily allowed) and let prostitution go legit too.

Wednesday, May 20, 2009

Why is it that ostensibly pro-drug movies can never quite deliver the goods, can never quite depict drug use as something other than depraved?

Thursday, March 1, 2001

Nick Gillespie critiques Burger King’s recent advertisement, which shows support for the 2015 net neutrality protections.

Saturday, November 26, 2016
Tuesday, November 21, 2017

http://time.com/3578385/did-president-obama-just-break-the-internet/ 

Tuesday, November 11, 2014

With regards to net neutrality regulations, Nick Gillespie argues, “Goodbye fast-moving innovation and adjustment to changing technology on the part of companies, hello regulatory morass and long, drawn-out bureaucratic hassles.”

Monday, May 19, 2014

Nick Gillespie discusses the repeal of net neutrality with fellow Reason journalists. 

Friday, December 1, 2017

Nick Gillespie argues that net neutrality regulations are unnecessary government overreach.

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Nick Gillespie critiques Tom Wheeler and the Obama-era regulations.

Sunday, November 26, 2017

"It will cost way too much, increase wait times, and slow down the development of new drugs."

Friday, September 13, 2019

"If single-payer couldn't make it out of Sanders' home state, there's no reason to try it on all of America."

Thursday, September 28, 2017

"When libertarians dole out blame for the growth of government, perhaps we should take a look in the mirror."

Monday, April 1, 2019

"Graboyes, a senior research analyst at George Mason's Mercatus Center, sat down with Reason TV's Nick Gillespie to outline immediate ways to grow the number of hospitals, doctors, and nurses to serve millions of newly insured patients."

Tuesday, July 1, 2014

"Somewhere in the 21st century, both Republicans and Democrats gave up on the idea of paying for your own stuff if you could afford to, replacing it instead with the notion that government can be all things to all people (or, government can be all things to your supporters and screw the other side). And here we are, with a government that will be running trillion-dollar deficits for the next decade or more." 

Tuesday, April 9, 2019
"Most college students borrow responsibly but the media can't stop showcasing people whose behavior is inexplicable and indefensible."
 
Tuesday, May 21, 2019
"If you or your parents can afford to pay your way, you should."
 
Monday, April 29, 2019