Posts with the tag “john-stossel”
April 26th, 2023
By John StosselSome schools are ditching traditional grading. Instead, they use "labor-based grading," an idea promoted by Arizona State University professor Asao Inoue. Labor-based grad...
Save the Planet, Invest in Fossil Fuels
April 19th, 2023
By John StosselEarth Day is Saturday! Hooray? "Saving humanity from the climate crisis," says EarthDay.org, requires us to "push away from the dirty fossil fuel economy." Sounds logical....
You Can't Say That!
April 12th, 2023
By John StosselOver the past three years, we reporters learned there were certain things that we weren't allowed to say. Not long ago, in fact, my new video may have been censored. One dangerou...
Trump Good and Evil
April 4th, 2023
By John StosselThe Stossel TV Studio is just a block from Trump Tower. Today, noisy helicopters hover, and sidewalks are pointlessly blocked by the usual politics/media excess: too many barrica...
My COVID Experience
March 29th, 2023
By John StosselWhen I swallow, knives cut my throat. I cough and sometimes can't stop. That's frightening. I caught COVID. Dodged it three years. But this week, I suddenly felt lo...
Diversity Training Disaster
March 22nd, 2023
John StosselAll big American companies now require DEI training: diversity, equity and inclusion. All big companies! Really. It sounds responsible. But it turns out DEI courses ar...
March 15th, 2023
By John StosselYour flight is delayed? Blame your government. OK, it's not always government's fault. Sometimes it's weather or mechanical problems. But often we suffer horrible flight delays be...
Students Defend Freedom
March 8th, 2023
By John StosselGovernment imposes a million rules. Americans seem to want more! Leftists want new gun laws and bans on single-use plastics, gas stoves, fossil fuels, gas-powered cars, nuclear p...
The Stupid Act
March 1st, 2023
By John StosselAfter a recent hurricane, Puerto Ricans desperately needed fuel. Fortunately, an oil tanker was right offshore. Unfortunately, the United States government forbade it to com...
Government's Dirty Secret
February 22nd, 2023
By John StosselClassified documents are found in Donald Trump's home! Democrats were outraged! Trump is guilty of "mishandling of some of our nation's most sensitive secrets" creating "a nation...
Bureaucrats Ban Betting
February 15th, 2023
By John StosselWhat will happen in the future? Is there a way to know? There is, maybe. One technique that predicts the future better than any other is prediction markets. The sto...
Mike Pompeo Versus Libertarians
February 8th, 2023
John StosselFormer CIA Director and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will probably run for president. People call him a "staunch conservative." In our extended interview, I give him a hard...
A Surprising Politician
February 1st, 2023
By John StosselThe next presidential race is on. One probable candidate is former CIA Director and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. He just released a new book: "Never Give an Inch: Fightin...
January 25th, 2023
By John StosselHave you heard? The world is about to end! "60 Minutes" recently featured Paul Ehrlich, author of the bestseller, "The Population Bomb." "Humanity is not sustainable," he said. ...
The Recycling Religion
January 18th, 2023
By John StosselFor decades, we've been told: recycle! "If we're not using recycled paper, we're cutting down more trees!" says Lynn Hoffman, co-president of Eureka Recycling. Recycling p...
COVID: Who Was Right?
January 11th, 2023
By John StosselIt's now been three years since COVID hit. At the start of the pandemic, "experts" shouted: "Stay home!" "Close schools!" "Wash your hands!" "Disinfect countertops!" Clearly...
NBA Versus Freedom
January 4th, 2023
By John StosselTeenage basketball star Enes Kanter was shocked when his teammate criticized President Barack Obama on Facebook. "Dude, what are you doing?" he exclaimed. He feared his teammate w...
Charity, Better Than Government
December 28th, 2022
John StosselIt's the season for giving. I'll give! I'll donate to the Doe Fund, a charity that helps ex-cons find purpose in life through work. "Work works!" they say. It does. Doe Fund ...
Woke Comic Books
December 21st, 2022
By John StosselDid you know that Superman's son is bisexual? So is Batman's sidekick, Robin, and lots of other superheroes created by Marvel and DC Comics. The author of the bisexual Superman s...
The Science of Happiness
December 14th, 2022
By John StosselAre you happy? Many people say they feel happier during the holidays. But I'm not happy. Democrats and Republicans keep voting for bigger government. Few people accept the...
Black Guns Matter
December 7th, 2022
By John StosselWe know about Black Lives Matter. My new video is about a group called Black Guns Matter. Maj Toure, a Philadelphia high school dropout turned activist, tells me he started it af...
Bias, Envy and Hatred
November 30th, 2022
By John StosselToday, big media has an agenda. Fox and most talk radio push right; most other media spin left. For a long time, leftists pretended this wasn't happening. In 36 years at CBS and A...
November 23rd, 2022
By John StosselThursday, if you eat a nice meal, thank the Pilgrims. They made Thanksgiving possible. They left the Old World to escape religious persecution. They imagined a new society where e...
November 16th, 2022
John StosselPoliticians praise electric cars. If everyone buys them, they say, solar and wind power will replace our need for oil. But that's absurd. Here is the rest of my list of "inconv...
Election Good, Bad and Ugly
November 9th, 2022
By John StosselThe Good: We have divided government. Since Democrats no longer control Congress, they can't bankrupt America quite so fast! The Bad: Prediction markets, which I touted as the bes...
November 2nd, 2022
By John StosselElectric cars sales are up 66% this year. President Joe Biden promotes them, saying things like, "The great American road trip is going to be fully electrified" and, "There's no ...
Betting on 2022
October 26th, 2022
By John StosselSome pundits say that Democrats will win the midterms. MSNBC tells us, "Democrats are seeing momentum headed into midterms." Nancy Pelosi claimed, "We will hold the House by winni...
October 19th, 2022
By John StosselNetflix is paying Barack and Michelle Obama millions of dollars to produce shows for them. The latest Obama documentary series is "The G Word." "G" for government. As Netfli...
October 12th, 2022
By John StosselI love Twitter. I love it because when I joined, I "followed" people, so I get to learn what they think. I also learn what the crowd thinks, and sometimes I get breaking news. Hoo...
October 5th, 2022
By John StosselHurricane Ian is gone, but the media's myths about hurricanes live on. Reporters say the federal government must direct disaster response, as if only the feds have the knowledge ...
School Choice Winning
September 28th, 2022
By John StosselFinally! Now more states will let parents use their tax money to educate their kids at a school they choose. In Arizona, families can get $6,500 to spend on private school, tutor...
September 21st, 2022
By John StosselPerformers censor themselves -- fearing they might offend. Those who offend Hollywood lose work. Some lose friends. Adam Carolla doesn't care. That's why he's the subject of my vi...
September 7th, 2022
By John StosselStarvation. Poverty. People struggling to buy medicine and fuel. Disaster happened after one government fell under the influence of the world's environmental extremists. Man...
Labor Union Shortage
August 31st, 2022
By John StosselMonday is Labor Day. Will you celebrate unions? The media does. "Unions are cool again," reports CBS News. They suggest unionization is booming. "Reporters" practically ch...
August 23rd, 2022
John Stossel"Trust the science," say the media. Polls show that fewer Americans do. There's good reason for that. "They don't trust science because science is increasingly untrustworthy," ...
Volunteers in Ukraine
August 17th, 2022
By John StossselWhen Russia attacked Ukraine, "experts" said the country would fall within days. It hasn't. One reason is that the Russian military wasn't as effective as people though...
Politics by Profession
August 10th, 2022
By John StosselWhy are you a conservative? Or a libertarian, Republican, Democrat, socialist? Ok, if you read my column, you're probably not a socialist ... But how do people come to...
Tax Freedom in Puerto Rico
August 3rd, 2022
By John StosselWant to pay no federal income tax? Move to Puerto Rico. Really. If you move to the island, you can legally pay none. There's also no capital gains tax. You just have t...
COVID's Good News
July 27th, 2022
By John StosselAt least the pandemic had a silver lining. It taught parents that there are better alternatives to government schools. When COVID hit, bureaucrats in control were eager to c...
Where's the Beef?
July 20th, 2022
By John StosselHow can it be that with so much cattle in America, we sometimes can't buy meat? At the beginning of the pandemic, Costco, Wegmans and Kroger limited purchases of beef. Hundreds of...
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