UK won't extradite child molester, but will extradite file sharer

The United Kingdom said that they won’t extradite Shawn Sullivan to the United States to face charges of rape and child molestation because they see Minnesota’s rehabilitation program as draconian. They will, however, extradite Richard O’Dwyer for sharing links to TV shows on his website. In Sullivan’s case, he is accused of molesting two 11-year […]

The new call for full body scanners

No one really wanted full body scanners. There were numerous talks of invasions of privacy and viable cases of abuse of that privacy. Today, however, the pantsbomber has made that discussion return to the forefront, with many people readily giving up their privacy because they now feel that the government knows what they’re doing. For […]

Swine Flu, Bio Weapons, Dictatorial Rule, FEMA Camps and other Fun Things

Guest Blogged By Terry Morrone In times of cataclysmic change, democracy may be deemed a practical impossibility. Are the armies of the super rich cooking up a disaster that will so traumatize us that we cannot resist their propaganda, that we will become putty in their hands, and they will remake the world? From the […]

Taking Stock in our children's education

For-profit providers: Wall Street wants your kids Your public schools are failing and your children aren’t learning. The school system is choked by bureaucracy and over-regulation and it is being held hostage by teacher unions that won’t respond to parents’ concerns nor adopt meaningful reforms. Principals are weak and refuse to fire teachers who underperform. […]