Category: government, law, and politics

Load of Crap

Secular society wants to fix Easter holiday dates "The National Secular Society wants to pin down Easter to a fixed date. It has asked the Government to fix the date in early spring to avoid problems with holiday planning and school terms."

Eroding Rights

"Those who desire to give up freedom in order to gain security, will not have, nor do they deserve, either one." – Thomas Jefferson In the name of freedom and security in the post-9/11 US, constitutional rights are disappearing. Exhibit A: this article from the Bucks County Courier Times. The kind of search and seizure …

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My Two Cents

Should the penny go? The future of the one-cent coin has everyone arguing. If you think a mere penny couldn’t start much of a debate, think again. Arguments about the coin’s future have lobbyists up in arms and has sparked a bill on Capitol Hill. The penny’s potential fate even made it onto an episode …

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