Magnified Trivialities & the Divisions Politics Creates

Anthony Gregory: I see little difference between Obama and Romney. They both favor a perpetual war on terror, an occupation of Afghanistan, military aid to Israel, indefinite detention of terror suspects, military imprisonment outside the bounds of habeas corpus, warrantless wiretapping, the TSA, the FBI, the CIA, the NSA, the FDA, the war on drugs,…

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Watch the Watchmen

At least, partially. While the police state grows and the police find all manner of methods of watching the people, in addition to people filming police even where it is illegal, I think we will see more sites like this one popping up. Cops Shooting People keeps track of who is being shot where by…

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Right Premises, Wrong Conclusions

I have noticed that many people can name the problems that we as a society face and how they are or will lead to a disaster. The conclusions of how the problem was created or will be solved, on the other hand, is typically incorrect. Generally, non-economists believe that many of these problems are caused…

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Women’s Rights Confound the Left

Mary Theroux notes that the real “war on women” is the contraception mandate and other principles that the Obama Administration stands for: The contraception mandate provision of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (or “Obamacare”) went into effect this month with little fanfare, and will likely continue to receive little attention for some time,…

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