Tag Archives: politics

Tectonic Plates Are Moving

Under capitalism, ownership brings control, and Fox News has a new corporate parent that began trading yesterday on NASDAQ.  There are reasons for conservatives to be deeply concerned. Sarah Ellison and Paul Farhi write at the Washington Post: Fox’s parent company is undergoing a

Censorship Tightens

Governments have lost control of the narrative that they are in control of events. Everyday I wake up to another instance of outrageous censorship from some ‘social media’ company blocking or banning someone for no apparent reason. The latest outrage

Fourth Circuit Deepens the Split on Accessing Opened E-Mails

The Stored Communications Act, a federal law governing e-mail privacy, is notoriously difficult to understand. The greatest confusion has been how the law treats privacy rights in opened e-mails. The Fourth Circuit recently deepened the disagreement and added an additional

Trump’s New Budget Uses More Realistic Assumptions Than His Predecessors’ Did: New at Reason

CARLO ALLEGRI/REUTERS/NewscomThe Congressional Budget and Impoundment Control Act of 1974 requires that each administration report “the economic and programmatic assumptions” underlying a budget. The result is a database of every administration’s growth forecasts released since 1975. Using this data, the