Matthew is a policy analyst at the Cato Institute, where he works on areas concerning the intersection of news technologies and civil liberties. Before coming to Cato, Matthew worked at Reason magazine as assistant editor of Reason.com. He has also worked at The American Conservative, the Liberal Democrats, and the Institute of Economic Affairs. His writing has appeared in The Washington Post, HuffPost, The Hill, The San Francisco Chronicle, The Washington Examiner, City A.M., and others. Matthew received both his B.A and M.A in philosophy from the University of Reading.