President Obama recently made a speech calling for reforming the NSA's indiscriminate gathering of data on every American. Sheldon Richmans suggests that the president's track record warrants deep skepticism, and he reminds readers that politicians will do everything they can get away with pursuing their own agendas. To them, liberty and privacy are unimportant things to be gotten around with the minimum of public attention.
Paul Krugman Thinks Holding Religious Services During the COVID-19 Pandemic Is Like 'Dumping Neurotoxins Into Public Reservoirs'
The New York Times columnist misconstrues the issues at stake in the challenge to New York's restrictions on houses of worship.
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Gov. Andrew Cuomo described his policy as a "fear-driven response," cut by a "hatchet" rather than a "scalpel."
Penguin Random House Employees Broke Down in Tears at Thought of Publishing Jordan Peterson's Next Book
"He is an icon of hate speech and transphobia."
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock Urged People Not To Travel for Thanksgiving Shortly Before Boarding His Flight
The mayor is traveling to Mississippi to spend the holiday with his wife and daughter.