Archive for April 13th, 2012

If Politicians’ Honesty Set the Standard for Others »

If engineers were no more honest than the typical politician, all of the bridges would fall down. If accountants were no more honest than the typical politician, every firm would go bankrupt. If merchants were no more honest than the typical politician, Paris would not get fed; nor would any other city. If preachers...
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In the Name of Stopping Terror »

In another ratcheting up of the national security surveillance state, the Obama administration has weakened a privacy safeguard that even the Bush administration kept intact. The AP reports: The U.S. intelligence community will be able to store information about Americans with no ties to terrorism for up to five years under new Obama administration...
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