Alexander Adams

Articles From Alexander

No, don’t kill the death penalty. It’s working

This article is in response to a contribution from Phalen Kuckuck: “3 reasons conservative millennials should oppose the death penalty.” Support for the death penalty has precipitously fallen over the past two decades. Many use this data point to claim that a full death penalty repeal is near. However, the data says something else entirely. […]

Legalizing drugs would reduce crime [Opinion]

The following opinion editorial was a response to Ryan Girdusky’s column, “Why drug legalization will not end the cartel.” Interested in contributing to Red Alert? Find out more here.  Crime reduction and reduced drug use are the two main goals of drug prohibition. On both counts, prohibition has been an utter failure. Advocates of prohibition claim […]