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FIRE shreds Ezra Klein and denial of due process to college men

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 17, 2014 at 7:00pm 10/17/2014 at 7:00pm

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...

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The really old Constitution had a pretty good month

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 30, 2014 at 7:17pm 6/30/2014 at 7:17pm

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...

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Voxsplaining Opposition to Obamacare

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, May 24, 2014 at 3:57pm 5/24/2014 at 3:57pm

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...

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Interception

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 15, 2014 at 5:07pm 4/15/2014 at 5:07pm
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I have been skeptical of the trading value of journalists, whose prices have been bid up, “Journalists” are the new no-money-down mortgages:

A whole lot of money is chasing the new cool kids, the newly name-branded “journalists” like Ezra Klein and Glenn Greenwald, who bring their friends along with them to the...

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Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee: The Constitution is even older than Ezra Klein thinks

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, March 15, 2014 at 10:00am 3/15/2014 at 10:00am

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.

Proving...

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Journalism so edgy, it’s sponsored by GE

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, March 9, 2014 at 8:01pm 3/9/2014 at 8:01pm

Ezra Klein’s new venture has a name.

Vox.com.

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?

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Ezra Klein aims to fix the news

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 9:39pm 1/26/2014 at 9:39pm

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...

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