London's Uber ban shines light on the sorry State of the Rule of Law

October 17, 2017

Transport for London (TfL), the government agency responsible for regulating transportation in the UK’s capital, recently decided to revoke Uber’s license to operate within Greater London. While many advocates of free choice and innovative technology have lambasted the decision as bad for the poor and (in the words of Chris Philp, MP) “anti-free market,” the root cause of the problem— discretionary powers—remains unaddressed.