Free speech is a fundamental right? Not when it comes to TV and radio broadcasters, it isn't—and an odd coalition of liberals and conservatives want to keep it that way.
You don't have to be a scientist to understand the real issue in the debate over a space-based defense.
Poor Ben Franklin. He may have fought the redcoats and helped write a constitution, but he's no match for a civil rights coordinator (what's that, you ask?).