Sunday, February 19, 2017

Politics

Trump’s Attorney General’s Record on Privacy

President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the country’s law enforcement has cleared the Senate. The Senate voted 52-47 on Wednesday to confirm Sen. Jeff Sessions,...

Hey, wait a minute, Trump’s fear-mongering isn’t new

Stoking public fear is a bipartisan White House tradition to boost presidential power. President Trump is being reviled for wildly exaggerating the peril of Muslim...

US Immigration and Education Need Reform

Many are still unclear how immigration would work in a free society, where ‘property rights’ is not just an ambiguous expression, but a compatible...

Journalist Barrett Brown is out of jail – and has big plans

Journalism, Activism, Hacktivism and a New Civic Platform Barrett Brown thinks big. Brown was released from federal prison on November 29 after four years of incarceration...

Will More Countries Be Added to Trump’s Migration Ban?

President Trump’s executive order is facing numerous court challenges, including a temporary restraining order.  My colleague David Bier has made a convincing statutoryargument that...

Trump questions lawmakers’ efforts to curb asset seizures by police

President Donald Trump said on Tuesday there was "no reason" to curb law enforcement agencies that seize cash, vehicles and other assets of people...

In Defense of Waste, Fraud, and Abuse

Back during the presidential campaign, Donald Trump was fond of suggesting that cuts in "waste, fraud, and abuse" in the federal government would be...

Avoiding the Abject Misery of Internet Political Dialogue

The use of the internet by more and more people to participate in the political culture of this country and worldwide has made more...

Ninth Circuit Rejects Motion For Immediate Reinstatement Of Executive Order But Schedules Expedited Argument...

The United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit has declined a demand for an immediate reinstatement of the Executive Order on immigration...

Stun Gun Laws – Are They Legal in Your State?

Stun guns are great for self-defense, but did you know each state has it’s own stun gun laws? If you’re thinking of owning and...