According to Rep. Steve King, "If you bring people from a violent civilization into a less-violent civilization, you're going to have more violence, right? It's like pouring hot water into cold water. Does it raise the temperature or not?" Thus King tried to explain why America should seal its southern border to keep out immigrants from Latin America. But, as A. Barton Hinkle notes, King's argument works just as well the other way around. For that matter, it works just as well as a rationale for banning immigration from South Carolina to Maine.
A Professor Tried To End a Flirty Email Exchange With a Young Woman. Then She Threatened to Blackmail Him.
When the grad student threatened to publicize their embarrassing correspondence, he reported her. But the university decided he was the villain.
The Inspector General Report Is a Huge Blow to the FBI's Credibility. Why Is It Being Treated Like Vindication?
The government's surveillance of Carter Page might not have been improperly motivated, but it was still seriously flawed.
Teen activists are righteously angry—but righteous anger does not produce sound public policy.
No, but that's not stopping a litigious vegan from making his case.