About Matt Liles

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Matt Liles is an economics and government student at the University of Texas at Austin. He is passionate about economic freedom and constitutional law and plans to become an attorney. Originally from the Dallas area, Matt’s work has appeared in the Dallas Morning News as apart of the Community Voices editorial program. Matt is uncomfortable referring to himself in the third person.

Posts By Matt Liles

In Tolstoy, The View That Liberty and Christianity Are One

If you have strong Christian faith, the general assumption is that you desire the law to reflect Christian values. Various Christian organizations have pushed for censoring lewd entertainment, resisting efforts to legalize recreational marijuana, and prohibiting same-sex marriage. Evangelizing has become synonymous with legislating. Many Christian conservatives...