Rick Miller

Guns and Surveillance; Lessons from France

Liberals and conservatives both resort to big government solutions when they are beset by the “We Must Do Something NOW” syndrome ………………………………………………………………………………. I watched a John Stossel program recently and it focused my attention on the big government ways of liberals and conservatives.  This similarity shows up vividly when they become subject to the “We …

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Let’s Go to Hong Kong or Edward Snowden, Si, Bush-Obama, No

Let’s Go to Hong Kong or Edward Snowden, Si!  Bush-Obama, No! I feel like going to Hong Kong to help form a human chain around the hotel where Edward Snowden resides to protect him from our government.  He is the guy who, a few days ago, revealed to British and American newspapers the scope of …

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Civil Liberties

Two disturbing stories appeared online yesterday (February 5, 2013) about abuses of civil liberties by the Bush and Obama administrations.  It is getting scarier.  Yesterday was one of the first times I’ve felt afraid of government scrutiny when I emailed these stories to my email account. One story was about research someone did on the Bush administration rendition …

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