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Is Software Development Protected by the US Bill of Rights?

Harmon’s case raises pressing questions about developer liability in the crypto industry.

The courts may decide in this case if the Fourth Amendment actually relates to bitcoin when it says Americans have the right to be “secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures.” Whether or not this includes a…

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“People demand freedom of speech
as a compensation for the freedom of thought
which they seldom use.”
Søren Kierkegaard

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Is Healthcare a Human Right?

In the course of this year’s electoral campaigns, there have been several references to rights. Universal access to healthcare, for example, has been described as a human right. 1,082 more words

Socio-Political Issues

Michael Flynn response to prosecution opposition to motion to dismiss Feb 18, 2020, "government’s response admits astounding and widespread government misconduct"

Michael Flynn response to prosecution opposition to motion to dismiss Feb 18, 2020, “government’s response admits astounding and widespread government misconduct”

“Immediately after President Trump won election, opponents inaugurated what they call ‘The Resistance’ and they rallied around an explicit strategy of using every tool and maneuver to sabotage the functioning of the executive branch.”  529 more words

Citizens For The Truth About Obama

Calls For Civil Rights Investigation Of Racist Policing Incident Grow

The chorus of voices calling out an egregious case of racially motivated policing involving officers from West Linn and Portland now extends from the halls of Congress to the Oregon governor’s office and throughout the Portland region. 52 more words

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Black History Month (OJ Simpson)

Almost 26 years ago, O.J. Simpson’s wife and a friend were murdered.  Because it is relevant for the discussion of the event and its aftermath, I’ll note Simpson was black and his ex, white.  1,221 more words

Token POCs: The Failures of Diversity Inc.

First published at 11:39 UTC on February 16th, 2020.

Different groups will always perform differently, the only way to change that is separation.

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