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Does Ed Snowden really trust Apple?

by Bill Blunden

In the wake of Congress passing the USA Freedom Act Ed Snowden composed an editorial piece that appeared in the New York Times. 567 more words


UK Police Tell Subjects Not to Harm Their Attackers, Get a Rape Alarm

The latest dispatch from the United Kingdom’s ongoing campaign to eliminate all forms of armed self-defense seems too incredible to be true. Unfortunately, after tracking down the origin of a  589 more words


Chomsky & co.

We’ve seen how some of Vladimir Putin’s Western apologists belong to the “yes, but” brigade. They’re quick to acknowledge that he’s a pretty vile character, and yet they feel moved to defend the guy – or even, as in Peter Hitchens‘s case, claim to like him. 511 more words


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‘Hillary Clinton is not a Feminist’

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Floating, bloated, on the waves

I notice two things in my recent reading of recent blathering.  So I blather about reading recent blather hither and yawn.

The lesser (and two evils)–I note Fred Reed taking John Derbyshire to task for allegations the latter county made against Mexicans.   260 more words