Jacob Sullum

Jacob Sullum

Jacob Sullum

During two decades in journalism Jacob Sullum has relentlessly skewered authoritarians of the left and the right, making the case for shrinking the realm of politics and expanding the realm of individual choice.

Read his weekly column here or check out hisĀ bio.

Recently Published

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Don't Let the Pandemic Kill Religious Freedom: COVID-19 Control Measures Violate the First Amendment When They Arbitrarily Favor Secular Conduct Jul 01, 2020

About a month after Bill de Blasio personally led a police raid on a Hasidic rabbi's funeral in Broo... Read More

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Racially Skewed Policing Is Not a Statistical Mirage: One Need Not Believe Every Cop Is a Bigot to Recognize That the Problem Goes Beyond a Few 'Bad Apples' Jun 17, 2020

Many conservatives condemn the excessive force that killed George Floyd but reject the notion that s... Read More

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Maybe Cops Should Be 'Pulling Back': Abolishing Qualified Immunity Is a Crucial Step in Holding Police Accountable for Violating Our Rights Jun 10, 2020

Attorney General William Barr worries that making it easier to sue cops for abusing their powers "wo... Read More