WAJ: This is a guest post by Robert L. Shibley, Senior Vice President of the Foundation for Individual Rights in Education (FIRE). As “Yes Means Yes” mania sweeps across college campuses, and the lives of innocent men falsely accused are ruined in a witch hunt...
Who can forget this snippet of wisdom from 2010?
I’d say June 2014 was a pretty good month for that old document.
Last week the Supremes shot down Obama’s “recess” appointments because under that old document, they were not really recess appointments.
And also free speech buffer zones, because even people...
Senator Jay Rockefeller’s recent comments about Obamacare and racism have sparked a mini-firestorm of controversy.
Luckily, we have Ezra Klein to Voxsplain the situation..
Racists are likelier to oppose health reform when they think about Barack Obama
On Wednesday, Sen. Jay...
I have been skeptical of the trading value of journalists, whose prices have been bid up, “Journalists” are the new no-money-down mortgages:
Remember what Ezra Klein said about our old Constitution?
“The issue of the Constitution is that the text is confusing because it was written more than 100 years ago and what people believe it says differs from person to person and differs depending on what they want to get done.”
The internet remembers.
Ezra Klein’s new venture has a name.
And a slick promo video about how Ezra and, ahem, Matthew Yglesias, have reinvented journalism.
Has there ever been a more vapid promo video in the history of humankind?
I realize most of you will not care about this, but the next big thing is Ezra Klein joining Vox Media (home of some high traffic sites) to start a new website somehow related to what we think of as news.
You can read the announcement. It’s very, what’s the word, oh...