Archive for April 3rd, 2019

April 3rd, 2019 - 2:16 pm § in News Media, Politics

Georgia Republicans want to regulate journalists

Bill would penalize reporters if a “journalism ethics” board decides their reporting is “unfair” This story is so shocking it’s best told in Huffington Post’s own words: “A group of Republican state representatives in Georgia on Tuesday introduced legislatio[...]

April 3rd, 2019 - 11:10 am § in America

On the Death Penalty

I agree with the Supreme Court that there ought not be a requirement that execution of criminals be painless.  I also oppose the death penalty.   I suspect that death is for many murderers neither a punishment or a deterrent.  Arguments against the death penalty are overwhelming.  Certainly our[...]