Hong Kong’s exports to US will be labeled as goods from China

Washington has ordered that goods imported from Hong Kong to the US must be labeled ‘Made in China,’ with political and trade tensions rising between the world’s two biggest economies. In a notice published on a government website on Tuesday, US Customs and Border...

Coronavirus Is the New ‘Terrorism’

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has proposed the next multi-trillion dollar “coronavirus relief” spending bill that will support testing, tracing, treatment, isolation, and mask policies that have been part of a “national strategic plan” she has been advocating. The Trump...

Why Fed Bugs Really, Really Hate Gold

Judy Shelton, a Trump nominee to the Fed Board of Governors, may not have coined the excellent term “Fed Bug,” but she used it to delicious effect in this 2019 Financial Times interview: “People call me a goldbug, and I think, well, what does that make them? A Fed...

COVID: Is the Virus Real?

SARS-CoV-2. The woo-woo virus. People who can think and follow a line of reasoning should have a shot at considering the questions: Did researchers actually discover the virus? Did their proof fall short? DID RESEARCHERS DO ENOUGH TO PROVE THE CORONAVIRUS EXISTS IN...

Remember When Obama Scolded Cuomo Over Ebola?

“More than anything, this pandemic has fully, finally torn back the curtain on the idea that so many of the folks in charge know what they’re doing,” said Barack Obama during an online commencement address to graduates of historically black colleges and universities...

The Narrative Pandemic

OK, I don’t like conspiracy theories and if people were always open and above-board in what they’re doing and told the truth, we would have enterprise facts instead of conspiracy theories. As far as COVID-19, well, I want to give the establishment a plausible excuse,...

About Those Dead Black Males

“Students upset by the focus on ‘dead white males’ demanded that the freshman course be replaced with one more inclusive toward women, minorities, and non-Western cultures.” Thus read a Boston Globe report about a controversy at Stanford in which students rebelled...

A Judge Condemns Excessive Requests to Seal

From Judge William C. Bryson's opinion Friday in Lipocine Inc. v. Clarus Therapeutics, Inc. (D. Del.), rejecting various proposed redactions of supposedly confidential information: The issue that Lipocine's motion [to seal] presents is illustrative of a much broader...

Brickbat: It Had Wheels. That’s Close Enough

Aurora, Colorado, police officers ordered at gunpoint a mother and her children out of the SUV the woman was driving, made them lie down on the pavement and handcuffed them after mistaking her vehicle for a motorcycle reported stolen in another state. Police Chief...

The Law of Compelled Decryption is a Mess: A Dialogue

I have blogged many times, and written a few law review articles, about how the Fifth Amendment privilege against self-incrimination applies to compelled decryption.  The New Jersey Supreme Court handed down a new decision today, State v. Andrews, that basically...

Yes, Kamala Harris Is Indeed a Natural-Born Citizen

I saw over the weekend that some people argue that Kamala Harris is ineligible to be Vice-President: apparently her parents weren't citizens when she was born, so the argument goes that she is thus not a natural-born citizen. (Under article II of the Constitution,...

They Have Gone MAD.

In this video, we cover news on how politicians and bureaucrats are trying to leave you defenseless and hating yourself. The post They Have Gone MAD. appeared first on We Are...