politics

This is probably the worst thing that I have ever seen. From the Assyrian International News Agency. According to the Kurdish website Jebar.info up to 1000 men from the Yezidi Kurdish community of Mosul killed a teenager who's only crime was running away to marry a Muslim man whom she...

I personally can not look at these. I looked at a few and began to feel sick. Yes, they are that bad. I'd like to force every piece of garbage senator and representative who voted to authorize the moron who calls himself "our president" to view these, Clockwork Orange...

A Hyjacked Performance of “Invincible Summer” at The American Repertory Theatre: An (In)Appropriate Form of Protest? On April 19, 2007, Mike Daisey performed his spoken word piece, Invincible Summer in Boston. A group of 87 audience members, described as "members of a Christian high school visiting from Northern...

No, don't worry, not me. Barry is very tolerant of wide open and robust debate - as an academic institution should be (and that's the second most important reason why I love teaching here). But, check this out: Nicholas Winset said he was terminated and permanently barred from campus following a...

I don't know what "Clever WOT" means, but I've never asked. Nevertheless, this guy is a law student somewhere who nails copyright issues a lot better than most IP professors. This is probably one of his better discussions. With that, I'll provide you with a reaction I sent out...

The Washington Post reports that EU officials are working on pushing new regulations to combat hate crimes and racism. A laudable goal. A bad way to get there. The documents urge E.U. nations to impose prison sentences of up to three years for individuals convicted of denying...

I will not comment upon this litigation, as it is ongoing and I am one of the attorneys handling the case. Nevertheless, for your education and edification, I will provide the documents pertinent to the Veranda Partners v. Giles case that are already matters of public record. News...

I never really harbored distaste for Charlie Crist. The fact that he failed the bar three times actually endears him to me (I never failed one, but some of my best and smartest friends have). It's also nice to have a bachelor in the governor's mansion -- cuts...