Local food advocates and the USDA both encourage you to get to know your farmer. Many consumers choose to do just that. But what if USDA regulations make futile the time and effort and money that a farmer and a consumer put into building this acquaintance? That's exactly the case, writes Baylen Linnekin, when it comes to USDA mis-management of the process for slaughtering the animals we eat, a fact that recent events have hammered home.
The political extremism of Donald Trump, democratic socialists, and others is a great argument for reducing the size and scope of politics in everyday life.
"No reasonable officer would engage in such recklessness," complains dissenting judge.
In short, it's using the power of the state to punish his enemies and make the world the way he wants it to be.
A handful of dumb tweets do not a story make.
Landlords are suing to overturn state rental regulations that limit how much they can charge tenants and who they can rent to.