The three California ACLU chapters put out a joint ACLU of California Statement: White Supremacist Violence is Not Free Speech : “Our country’s greatest strengths are the diversity of its people and the principles of equal dignity and inclusion that unite us all.
Enlarge / About 650 million years ago, the Sturtian ice age turned our planet into Snowball Earth. When the planet warmed again, it was plunged into a hothouse phase that unleashed phosphates, oxygen, and other elements necessary to build multicellular life. (credit: NASA) Life on Earth goes back at least two billion years, but it was only in the last half-billion that it would have been visible to the naked eye.
An interesting opinion Tuesday, from a unanimous U.S. Court of Appeals for the 5th Circuit panel ( Block v. Tanenhaus ): Walter Block is an economics professor … at Loyola University and is an Adjunct Scholar at the Mises Institute.
Today, a U.S. appeals court reversed a previous ruling that barred the state of Arkansas from halting Medicaid funding to Planned Parenthood, after the release of setup videos secretly recorded by anti-abortion, hard-right media provocateurs. (more…)
Back in the day, legends didn’t walk away unless at the point of something between their shoulder blades. The way Royal and Broyles always told it, neither had any idea of the other’s intentions. Yeah, right. Their families vacationed together.
The Taliban released an open letter urging President Trump to end the war in Afghanistan at the same time Russian presidential envoy to Afghanistan Zamir Kabulov suggested that if the U.S. is “unable to do anything serious” in Afghanistan, it should leave.
A 28-year-old woman from British Columbia was banned for life from entering the United States after a US Customs and Border Protection agent searched her phone for two hours and found an email she’d written to her doctor about an accidental drug overdose.