In response to the Germanwings suicide/mass murder, the German aircraft control authority wants remote controlled aircraft.
Thus reports Reuters: “German air controllers urge remote control of planes after crash.”
The German air traffic control authority has urged the aviation industry to develop technology that ground staff could use in an emergency to take remote command of a plane, which could help prevent a repeat of a Germanwings crash last month.
Investigators believe that co-pilot Read more [...]
American Universities are now places where students can launch heresy trials against professors for expressing politically incorrect opinions.
Laura Kipnis is a professor in the department of radio, television, and film at Northwestern University. She recently wrote an editorial that was published in the Chronicle of Higher Education: “Sexual Paranoia Strikes Academe.”
I don’t know if I agree with all of it. Since I don’t think sex should take place outside of marriage, I’m not Read more [...]
High Tax states are the places with the most income inequality as middle class residents flee to conservative refuges.
In his Washington Times column, “The redistribution racket,” Steven Moore shares an interesting chart:
[See also, “Good News: Northeast United States Losing Congress.”]
The bottom line is that the high tax states are losing people.
Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren appeared on one of the late night talk shows last week, beating the class warfare drum and Read more [...]
Paying all employees a living wage is a grand experiment in charity.
KDSK.com calls Dan Price a Seattle CEO, but Newser.com identifies him as an entrepreneur. That is important to keep in mind because Price is definitely starting a risky investment. According to his plans he is going to pay everyone at his company $70,000 a year.
KDSK.com: “Seattle CEO to pay employees $70,000 minimum wage.”
The CEO of a Seattle company is reportedly boosting the minimum wage for every one of his employees Read more [...]
The jury is out regarding a new potential Democratic nominee for President of these United States. Many questions are traveling media circuits such as, “Can a woman lead the country? Can a Saul Alinsky Democrat heavily steeped in the corruption of China Gate of the 90s, and the current failed policies of the Obama administration, lead the country?
Ted Cruz, who I had the opportunity to share the stage with in January, asked the question on Twitter. “Is the world a safer place because Hillary Read more [...]
In order to combat sexism, the Pentagon has constructed a comprehensive ideological training system that includes how one may interpret the Bible.
According to Ashley Rae Goldenberg at the Daily Caller, as her headline states, “Defense Department: The Bible, Constitution and Declaration Of Independence All Perpetuate Sexism.”
According to a Defense Department-approved “sexism course,” the Bible, the U.S. Constitution and the Declaration of Independence all contribute to modern sexism.
Those Read more [...]
Michael Slager was the subject of abuse accusations before he killed Walter Scott.
According to Sputnik News, Robert Wayne Bishop was one of several people who lodged a complaint against Officer Michael Slager. He filed a lawsuit over what happened to him in 2011.
Bishop claims that the officer told him that “he was stopped randomly because he was driving through a high drug trafficking area,” according to federal court documents. He claims that he was ordered out of his vehicle and Read more [...]
When the government has your private medical records, it will use them against you if it needs to do so.
The headline at the Blaze says it all: “Shock Testimony: VA Officials Retaliate Against Whistleblowers by Illegally Accessing Their Medical Records.”
This surprising testimony from Special Counsel Carolyn Lerner was delivered at a House Veterans Affairs subcommittee hearing, which was called to discuss the problems whistleblowers face when they try to expose the ongoing failure of the Read more [...]
The TSA can’t worry about sexual assault; they have to prioritize the agency’s reputation.
Let me speak to my male readers. If a strange man groped your genitals against your will, you would call that sexual assault. You might respond with force and/or with pressing charges in court.
I think all my women readers would agree with your interpretation.
Of course, I’ve referred to TSA gropings as sexual molestation ever since they started doing them. If you think I am exaggerating, this Read more [...]
When you depend on the government to give you money, you will find that the welfare state controls you.
Whether or not you believe that vaccinations should be mandatory is really beside the point. Forget that particular issue. Just notice how the Australian government is going to motivate parents to do what they want without bothering with the courts or charging any parent with any real crime.
The Sydney Morning Herald reports, “Abbott government withdraws childcare payments for anti-vaccination Read more [...]