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Can Corporations Blackmail Employees to Not Talk?

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When corporations blackmail employees they are firing by demanding promises in exchange for severance, should the courts honor the contracts? Let me answer the question I pose right up front: No. I believe in free markets, free trade, and the

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Cal Students Demand to Rename Building for Cop Killer, Communist

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UC Berkeley, the university that practically invented student protest as a form of recreation, is the site of one of the dumber recent spasms of outrage from the racial front lines. The Black Student Union says black students have been

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Janet Napolitano Can’t Stand Whiners that Liberals Cultivate

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When student whiners hold an underwear demonstration against rising tuition, Napolitano doesn’t seem concerned about income inequality. This would be funny, if it weren’t so sad. The San Francisco CBS affiliate reports, “Napolitano Says ‘We Don’t Have To Listen To This

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Facebook Pictures May Lead to Life Sentence

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A man is about to serve a life sentence for Facebook pictures that show no crime being committed.  There is nothing about this case that makes any sense. A man is facing the possibility of a life sentence because he

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How Valuable is American Citizenship? Ask These Women

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A news report about maternity hotels reveals how important it is to Chinese women that their children gain American citizenship. I have a friend on Facebook who always manages to find these kinds of stories. Otherwise, it would have disappeared without

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Crispy or Original Recipe? Solar Power Test Fries Birds in Flight

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Every time I think about “green energy,” a little voice in my head that sounds like Katharine McPhee starts singing “Over the Rainbow.” (Sorry, Judy Garland fans, but this is the 21st century, and Kat’s got it all over the

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Politicians Don’t Believe in Free Exercise of Religion

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The free exercise of religion means that religious schools get to teach their religion. Here is an interesting story from the Daily Signal: “Why Are Lawmakers Attacking This Archbishop for Requiring Catholic Teachers to Not Slam Catholicism?” San Francisco Archbishop

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Sports Stadium: Making Serfs Cheer to Get Plundered

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Today’s Philosophical Public Service Moment. From KUSI: “Chargers and Raiders moving forward on L.A. stadium proposal.” The San Diego Chargers and Oakland Raiders are expected to formally announce Friday that they are working on a plan to build a $1.7

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California Taxing Taxes during Freezing Winter because Global Warming

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Not a misprint: the state government is actually taxing taxes—forcing Californians to pay taxes on paying taxes. California gets away with charging taxes on people for paying taxes by ignoring the fact that taxes on businesses for products being sold

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Rapper Facing Life in Prison for Album Lyrics and Cover Art

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When he was asked about a rapper facing life in prison, the deputy district attorney, Anthony Campagna, pointed out that, on the album cover, “there is a revolver with bullets.” I hate lots of violent and degrading music. But the

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When Liberals Attack Liberals

Real Time With Bill Maher

Bill Maher, the ultra-left comedian and talk show host, has made a living by tearing apart conservatives. Once in a while, he’ll go after a liberal, but for the most part he’s an anti-Rush Limbaugh. But even those credentials aren’t socialist

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The California Version of Sharia Law

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Behold the secularist/atheist’s version of Sharia Law. Christianity Today asks: “Will InterVarsity Losing Cal State Standoff Be Tipping Point for Campus Ministries Nationwide?” Despite a year’s worth of persuasion and a New York Times article that sparked widespead support this summer, InterVarsity

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