Thomas Knapp

Thomas L. Knapp is director and senior news analyst at the William Lloyd Garrison Center for Libertarian Advocacy Journalism ( He lives and works in north central Florida.

American in Transition: What’s the Hurry?

Section 230 Doesn’t Need “Reform”

How Joe Biden Can Score a Major Foreign Policy Win on Day One of his Presidency

America in Transition: Why I’m Not Worried About the Biden/Harris “Gun Control” Talk

America in Transition: Two Things Donald Trump Can Do to Burnish His Legacy

A Lot More People Elected Jack Dorsey Than Elected Ted Cruz

Tucker Carlson and the Cult of the Court

Is Home Ownership Really the “American Dream?”

Supreme Court: Playing for Time vs. Advise and Consent

I Watched “Cuties” So You Wouldn’t Have to (But You Should)

No One is “Mentally Fit” to be President

Trump vs. the Marines: Semper Lactentum

Silence is Not Consent in Politics

Politics and Violence Go Hand in Hand

Trump Regime vs. the ICC: the Wrong Side of “Sovereignty”

Facebook’s Violence Standards Make for a Bad Business Plan

Nick Sandmann: GOP’s Poster Child for Fake Victimhood

Harris’ Problem Isn’t Her Identity, It’s Her Politics

America Doesn’t Have Real Presidential Debates, But It Should

The “Election Interference” Fearmongers Think You’re Stupid

Ten Years After Lieberman’s “Internet Kill Switch,” the War on Freedom Rages On

“Anarchist” is not an Insult

“Peak Libertarianism?” No, Thom Hartmann is Just a Sore Winner.

A Modest Proposal for Compromise on “Confederate” Military Bases

Afghanistan Bounties: Pot, Meet Kettle (and Turn Off the Stove!)