April 4, 2021

fromCreators: A federal appeals court rejects a highly Implausible redefinition of machine guns. 

fromTabletMag: A new documentary about former Executive Director Ira Glasser explains how the once-storied civil liberties organization came to embrace the ideology it was built to fight. 

fromReason: The Founders could not have imagined the Commerce Clause covering an eviction moratorium. 

fromCreators: A federal appeals court rejects a highly Implausible redefinition of machine guns. 

fromTabletMag: The late scholar Judith Shklar warned that liberalism can degenerate into a cult of victimhood that permits our sadistic desires to be passed off as unimpeachable virtue. Her warning is newly urgent today. 

fromBabylonBee: "He has always been so docile and well behaved–always limiting his interactions to sniffing and friendly licks. He’s never bitten anyone like this.'” (satire) 

April 3, 2021

fromLibertyPen: My resistance centers around three basic reasons: misinformation, censorship and bullying.

fromCATO: Personal freedom around the world has seen a notable decline since 2008, according to the Human Freedom Index 2020. Overall freedom has also declined, though to a lesser degree, over the same time period.

fromAmericanSpectator: Why should we protect stable allies who won’t protect themselves?

fromAntiWar: Military made contracts anticipating years of war.

 April 2, 2021

fromFEE: A cursory overlook of the justice system’s operations reveals that the expansion of police powers almost always impacts marginalized communities more harshly - communities the Democrats claim to stand for.

fromMises: “The Great Reset” is the latest deceptive euphemism for totalitarian socialism that is being promoted by yet another group of wealthy corporate elitists who think they can centrally plan the entire world economy.

fromGlennGreenwald/Substack: Powerful media figures now invoke sexist and racist tropes to cast themselves as so fragile and marginalized that critiques of their work constitute bullying and assault.

fromMeaww: If fakes of state-required ID are plentiful, the cause of liberty is served.

fromAIER: A recent global study found that obesity is a “driving factor in COVID-19 deaths,” and that Covid-19 death rates are an astonishing ten times higher in countries where most adults are overweight.