February 27, 2021

fromReason:  "Everything has been criminalized," says the Supreme Court Justice, as he pushes to keep the Fourth Amendment relevant.

fromRutherfordInstitute:  Government today flies is a transmogrification of the founders' vision: a representative government that exists to protect and preserve the life, liberty, property and happiness of its people.

fromReason:  Americans are increasingly monitored, and COVID-19 health concerns aren’t helping.

fromMilitaryTimes:  The war machine gets a reboot, as Biden reestablishes the endless war political strategy in the post-Trump era. The generals are smiling.

fromLibertyPen/YouTube:  From a 2007 C-Span interview, Naomi Wolf warned of the dangers to democracy and individual liberty being confronted today.

fromRutherfordInstitute/YouTube:  How to get the people to walk in lockstep with the police state.


February 26, 2021

fromGlennGreenwald/Substack:  Democrats' justification for silencing their adversaries online and in media -- "they are spreading fake news and inciting extremism" -- is what despots everywhere say.

fromReason:  It is now clear for all who have eyes to see that the tyrannical governors of New York and California have botched major aspects of the pandemic response.

fromNewsmax:  Jonathan Turley drew parallels between censorship of conservative views today and the Cold War's Red Scare, when those suspected of being communists and other political dissidents were targeted.

fromAmerticanThinker:  Today's politicos are savvy, even though rarely smart, and know they cannot take a wrecking ball to the Constitution through direct action. Fighting them requires a different target.

fromTownhall:  How are they able to keep the lights on? It’s simple coal and gas. The two sectors the Left wants to ax from our production capacity.


February 25, 2021

fromIssues&Insights:  Congressional Democrats are demanding to know what communications giants such as Comcast and AT&T are going to do about “the spread of dangerous misinformation.

Indoctrination and Censorship                                   The Government is Not Us

fromWashingtonExaminer:  If people want a minimum wage so they can afford housing, then relaxing zoning laws is the solution.

fromJonathanTurley:  A proposal to ban video games like “Grand Theft Auto” which depict “motor vehicle theft with a driver or passenger present.” What such bills accomplish is not crime reduction but political protection.

fromFoxBusiness:  It isn’t healthy to be overly invested in Red State versus Blue State comparisons. But the media gleefully went all-in on this game.

fromLibertyPen/YouTube:  The authoritarian Biden Administration is now empowering the Department of Justice to persecute their political opponents as domestic terrorists.

fromReason:  Because politicians cannot arbitrarily demand minimum production. Those cannot produce $15 an hour of value are, in essence, mandated to be unemployed.