Category The Law
Minnesota is considering a law that would allow municipalities the right to sue protestors to recover expenses incurred by policing the protests.
SWAT teams becoming private corporations. Private corporations that don’t have to explain themselves. Private corporations that the taxpayer (that’s us) pay for, even when they blow up our shit! Thanks to THE YOUNG TURKS for noticing this remarkably disturbing trend in above-the-law enforcement.
A long but worthwhile read featuring Thomas Frank and Barry Lynn discussing the origins of antitrust laws in the United States, (Americans are only very recently ignorant of the dangers of concentrated power – be it political, industrial or financial) what those laws did for free markets, workers and consumers, and how Reagan’s politically ingenious […]