Camille Paglia: Hillary Clinton ‘Has More Sooty Baggage Than A 90-Car Freight Train’

Camille Paglia is among a number of now-jaded 1960s-era liberal intellectuals and culture-makers who truly believe in America as a land of singular opportunity ordained by a governing charter — the Constitution — that eternally stands as one of humanity’s crowning achievements.

ProPublica On U.S. Aid To Egypt: Where Does All Of The Money Go?

Questions about the United States’ aid to Egypt have intensified in the wake of last month’s military coup. More than 1,000 Egyptians have been killed in the last week, most apparently supporters of ousted president Mohamed Morsi. A few members of Congress have called for cutting off aid to Egypt, which the White House says is under review. ProPublica breaks down where the money actually goes.

EFF Victory Results In Release Of Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court Opinion Finding NSA Surveillance UnConstitutional

For almost two years, EFF has been fighting the government in Federal court to force the public release of an 86-page opinion of the secret Foreign Intelligence Surveillance Court (FISC). Issued in October 2011, the secret court’s opinion found that surveillance conducted by the NSA under the FISA Amendments Act was unConstitutional and violated “the spirit of” Federal law.

Egypt Proves Obama To Be An Idiot Or An Islamist

Last week, President Barack Obama condemned the bloodshed in Egypt, demonstrating his anger over the recent violence by declaring that America’s armed forces will not participate in this year’s war games with Egypt. Yet the President has made it obvious that he is not going to suspend nearly $2 billion in annual aid to the troubled nation.

The American Man Is An Endangered Species

Americans have worked to place male and female, feminine and masculine and homo and hetero on a level playing field. Unfortunately, the will of some advocates to continue a push for more ease in the day-to-day lives of certain members of the aforementioned groups is beginning to have a clearly negative effect on the lives of another: the young American male.

Maryland ‘Substantial Reason’ Requirement Challenged

There’s an important gun rights case pending before the U.S. Supreme Court that could be as significant as recent gun-rights wins like District of Columbia v. Heller (2008) and McDonald v. Chicago (2010). The case comes out of Maryland, where the State requires an applicant for license to carry a handgun to demonstrate “a good and substantial reason to wear, carry, or transport a handgun as a reasonable precaution against apprehended danger.”

Baltimore County resident Raymon Woollard had a license to carry for six years. It was granted after a violent home invasion attack by his son-in-law. But when the license came up for renewal again, his request was denied because the attack had occurred seven years earlier and he no longer demonstrated a sufficient “substantial reason” requirement, per Maryland law.

Paul Bunyan To Prop Up Obamacare; Kissinger Endorses Christie; New Jersey’s Hoovervilles; Hiding Your IP A Crime?; And More Zimmerman Defamation From Anti-Gun Crowd— Personal Liberty Digest™ P.M. Edition 8-20-2-13

Brush up on the day’s headlines with Personal Liberty’s P.M. Edition news links. Minnesota Officials Use Paul Bunyan To Strong-Arm Public Opinion On Obamacare According to legend, Paul Bunyan and […]