political correctness

Belgium has banned the burkha. (source) One might think that this is an intrusion on civil liberties -- and I suppose that one could credibly argue that it is. You ought to be able to wear a burkha if you want to. On the other hand, I...

As an immigrant myself, I went through all kinds of shit to become a naturalized citizen. I am therefore displeased to see any group of people violating the law with impunity and then receiving special favors....

Cass Sunstein, drunk with his little thimbleful of power he got by being given a job in the Obama administration is really letting his statist colors show through. Sunstein takes a page out of the Bush administration's playbook and suggests that the government should engage in "cognitive infiltration" of...

If I were president, hands down, this cat would be my first choice if a Supreme Court seat opened up. I don't agree with him on all issues (far from it) but he's principled, intelligent, and consistent. [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p1FtYjTKkXI]...

By J. DeVoy Over at Feminist Law Professors - a story I assuredly did not find on my own - a new way to "quiet down the men in your life" is proposed. Pee stools! (Available here.)  This is a logical step forward for Japan, the world's leader in high-tech toilets and...

By J. DeVoy Sex is the only reason anybody does anything.  Wars have been fought over women, great men have mutilated themselves over them, and men generally acquire money, power and status to increase their desirability and ability to obtain sex.  Sure, there's the benefit of money, fame and the respect...