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Bonnie Kristian

Bonnie Kristian is a columnist at Rare, weekend editor at The Week, and a fellow at Defense Priorities. You can find more of her work at www.bonniekristian.com or follow her on Twitter @bonniekristian



Florida and Washington State move to limit warrantless mass surveillance by drone The right to privacy Florida and Washington State move to limit warrantless mass surveillance by drone Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 1:47pm, February 16
“Free range” parents aren’t dangerous to children—but our government is Government run amok “Free range” parents aren’t dangerous to children—but our government is Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 12:17pm, February 16
Chief execs from Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Yahoo skip dinner with Obama Rare Politics Chief execs from Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and Yahoo skip dinner with Obama Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 11:43am, February 16
South Carolina thinks using Facebook in prison is as bad as murder The right to privacy South Carolina thinks using Facebook in prison is as bad as murder Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 2:39pm, February 13
This is how the minimum wage is actually hurting workers Regulation nation This is how the minimum wage is actually hurting workers Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 1:04pm, February 13
“Anti-Wall Street” Elizabeth Warren wants the biggest bank in America to operate in secrecy Democrats “Anti-Wall Street” Elizabeth Warren wants the biggest bank in America to operate in secrecy Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 2:23pm, February 12
Obama’s new AUMF is an unlimited expansion of the war on terror Government run amok Obama’s new AUMF is an unlimited expansion of the war on terror Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 11:27am, February 12
Is Virginia about to legalize industrial hemp? Rare Liberty Is Virginia about to legalize industrial hemp? Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 1:28pm, February 11
The IRS is now in the habit of stealing money from widows Government run amok The IRS is now in the habit of stealing money from widows Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 11:45am, February 11
Harvard study: Banking regulations hurt small banks way more than big Wall Street firms Business Harvard study: Banking regulations hurt small banks way more than big Wall Street firms Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 2:08pm, February 10
Police kill man and his three-legged dog in their home after he called them for help Police state Police kill man and his three-legged dog in their home after he called them for help Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 11:09am, February 10
Obama said good things at the National Prayer Breakfast, but should take his own advice Rare Politics Obama said good things at the National Prayer Breakfast, but should take his own advice Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 2:21pm, February 9
It’s still way too early to call the 2016 race Election 2016 It’s still way too early to call the 2016 race Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 1:32pm, February 9
Millennials are poorer than our parents and grandparents, but Washington keeps transferring our wealth away Government run amok Millennials are poorer than our parents and grandparents, but Washington keeps transferring our wealth away Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 12:00pm, February 9
NYPD wants to make resisting arrest a felony Police state NYPD wants to make resisting arrest a felony Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 1:17pm, February 6
Guess how many people have already been killed by the police in 2015? Police state Guess how many people have already been killed by the police in 2015? Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 11:20am, February 6
Obama’s new defense secretary nominee is eager for war, pro-indefinite detention National security Obama’s new defense secretary nominee is eager for war, pro-indefinite detention Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 3:05pm, February 5
More brilliance from Obamacare architect Gruber: Tax people based on their weight Taxation nation More brilliance from Obamacare architect Gruber: Tax people based on their weight Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 10:32am, February 5
Montana senate passes bill that allows terminally ill patients to ignore FDA drug restrictions Health and medicine Montana senate passes bill that allows terminally ill patients to ignore FDA drug restrictions Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 7:52am, February 5
Here’s the CBO’s latest terrible news about the national debt Government run amok Here’s the CBO’s latest terrible news about the national debt Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 10:34am, February 4
IRS chief: We’re using software that was running when JFK was president Government run amok IRS chief: We’re using software that was running when JFK was president Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 3:08pm, February 3
What this former NSA director said about the Constitution explains a lot The right to privacy What this former NSA director said about the Constitution explains a lot Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 10:55am, February 3
Why is Obama suddenly so secretive about the war in Afghanistan? Our right to know Why is Obama suddenly so secretive about the war in Afghanistan? Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 1:15pm, February 2
Here’s why Scott Walker isn’t the change we’re looking for Republicans Here’s why Scott Walker isn’t the change we’re looking for Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 11:31am, February 2
These 5 states have a great plan to combat police brutality Police state These 5 states have a great plan to combat police brutality Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 9:45am, February 2
A fiscal conservative case for (sometimes) shutting up about social welfare Government run amok A fiscal conservative case for (sometimes) shutting up about social welfare Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 10:45am, January 27
These 4 moms should not go to jail for taking care of their families Crime and punishment These 4 moms should not go to jail for taking care of their families Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 12:27pm, January 19
Here’s why the NYPD should make their work stoppage permanent Police state Here’s why the NYPD should make their work stoppage permanent Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 11:07am, January 12
Here’s why Common Core is just one symptom of a much larger illness in our education system Education Here’s why Common Core is just one symptom of a much larger illness in our education system Bonnie Kristian, Rare Contributor 10:41am, January 5