The Police State Cycle Continues: PROTECT IP Act

[Note: LOTS of video time here. I won’t post tomorrow other than Sunday Song to give you a chance to get through it all…] A law pending in the federal legislature threatens to destroy the internet as we know it, for its overbreadth in seeking to prevent copyright infringement. You know that “Great Firewall of…

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Fascism in America

A theme has stretched itself across some of my usual hangouts. Fascism. Of course, it brings to mind Nazism, and that is why we automatically reject it. But there are better reasons, when the issues are laid bare. Here is the scoop, from a few different angles, and in order of best to not-as-best-but-still-great… America’s…

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What Good Is a Judiciary…?

The judiciary exists to ensure that legislation is in accordance with higher standards of law and the Constitution. However, as noted in a study recently and highlighted on Reason.com, even though legislation has become a business of wholesale, “pass the bill so you can see what’s in it” overreaching, the courts are an all-around failure…

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