I’m always a little embarrassed when called on to defend my job as a journalist. It’s not because I’m ashamed of it — just the opposite — but because I didn’t get into journalism to save democracy. In fact, it feels a little self-righteous to suggest that I’m in the business of saving anything.
Opinion Category Archive
Here’s what it looks like when all the pieces are sewn together. It smells like conspiracy and treason.
I write in solidarity with hundreds of news outlets nationwide that are heeding a call by The Boston Globe to rally today for freedom of the press.
I know it has been a shamefully long time since The Learning Curve graced your inbox. If you’ve been waiting patiently for months to get the excellent writing you know and love delivered once again, I have good news and bad news.
I know you didn’t ask, but I have a piece of advice for those out there in Readerland: Turn off the TV, pull yourself away from the latest chapter in the Omarosa Manigault Newman dramedy and go see Spike Lee’s “BlacKkKlansman.” I promise Manigault Newman will still be on some station when you get back.
Kelli Moors asks: What happened to the Spirit of St. Louis Charles Lindbergh mural that used to be on the side of the old commuter terminal?
MIT COMPUTER MODEL PREDICTS DRAMATIC DROP IN QUALITY OF LIFE AROUND 2020 AND THE ‘END OF CIVILIZATION’ AROUND 2040
Is humanity approaching a major turning point?
It all makes me wonder if that famous quote by George Santayana might not apply: “Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”
Experts should analyze the audio if a recording is released
As San Diego County sues its own pension fund for the right to slash benefits for new hires, and while taxpayer costs continue their ascent to record-high levels, understanding the true cause of the county’s pension crisis is more important than ever.
Every time incumbent legislators—particularly Democrats—face a challenger we hear the same argument: the incumbent has “experience,” while the opponent is unqualified because she or he is new to politics. No doubt experience is important, but we have to ask: what kind?
As city officials continue to look for and improve ways to induce more construction of housing, whether it’s regulatory relief or incentives like density bonus programs, one thing is always true — there’s no shortage of housing construction for very expensive homes.
It’s hard not to conclude that many of the more hawkish neocons that Trump has appointed to top jobs are actively working to undermine the president’s stated agenda
The Internet is today’s town square. The soapboxes are social media.
FACEBOOK’S PUSH FOR USERS’ BANK RECORDS TRIGGERS FEARS OF A ‘CHINESE-STYLE SOCIAL CREDIT SYSTEM’ IN U.S.
Allowing these Big Tech companies to amass so much power was a giant mistake
Is The Censorship Of Conservatives Part Of The Reason Why Facebook Is Losing Massive Amounts Of Traffic?
We must never let up in the fight for Internet freedom, because ultimately it is the freedom of all of humanity that is at stake.
Helen Nguyen, wife of Michael Nguyen, U.S. Citizen detained by the Vietnamese government for over 33 days without any cause or charges, has met with four Members of Congress this past week.
Data collected by the U.S. Census Bureau may not seem political or imminently relevant to your life, but I can assure it is both. The census helps dictate how federal tax dollars are spent, based on how many people live in given communities.
“Whoever would overthrow the liberty of a nation must begin by subduing the freeness of speech.”
Why is the mainstream media (MSM) and the Deep State fighting so hard against Trump?
In a recent opinion piece about Irvine’s traffic problems forVoice of the OC, a fellow Irvine resident makes several assertions I wish to dispute.
The San Diego Police Department is using facial recognition devices and DNA-gathering technology without cause on unsuspecting citizens.
This is a turning point for our nation. Will you rally behind the principles of free speech, or will you concede to having your ability to access new ideas and information restricted and controlled by those who believe you cannot think for yourself?
Many strange things can be implemented on the basis of ‘protecting the herd’
Trump’s so called “toxic deal” has basically the same wording as Obama’s memo from 4 years ago
If we depart from the notion that each person is an individual with their own unique attributes and objectives, we can guarantee ourselves that only misery and despotism will quickly follow.
Rivers of elite revenge are flowing.
Just say NO to violence: Censorship is an act of desperation by those who are already losing
The “alt right” is nothing more than “controlled opposition” concocted by the Left to make all conservatives look bad.
A day that will live in infamy.
There are less than 100 days until Election Day on November 6th, and under Colorado’s mail ballot election system Coloradans will start voting even sooner than that. So it’s not surprising that campaign flyers are already showing up in mailboxes across our state.
As the Port commissioner representing Chula Vista, I was dismayed to learn the Airport Authority joined a lawsuit that threatens funding for a waterfront development unlike any other in San Diego County.
The anti-Trump media is fully invested in the Russia collusion story.
Today, tech giants Google / YouTube, Apple, Spotify, Stitcher and Facebook all simultaneously blacklisted Alex Jones and InfoWars.
Now That Facebook, YouTube And Apple Have Come For Alex Jones, Now They Will Start Coming After The Rest Of Us
August 6th was one of darkest days in the history of the Internet.
Tech giants’ banning of Alex Jones just woke up the whole world to the Orwellian horror of social media
The tech giants just committed a massive strategic error by wholesale banning / memory holing InfoWars / Alex Jones into oblivion.
The failing New York Times(NYT) is doubling down on its decision to hire an outspoken racist who hates white people to its editorial board
Too often some pennies get stacked up and just when the lot is about to turn their value into a dollar, the last penny gets it…wham!!
Between 1923 and 1947, Benjamin Stapleton served five terms as Denver’s mayor. He gained and retained his office by winning financial and grassroots support from the Ku Klux Klan
Election deception is occurring in Newport Beach.
How often do we talk about climate change to your family, friends or coworkers? Probably next to never if we’re like most people.
CONNECTED TO THE MATRIX: AMERICANS SPEND MOST OF THEIR WAKING HOURS STARING AT A TELEVISION OR COMPUTER SCREEN
Before televisions and computers were invented, Americans didn’t spend any time staring at television and computer screens.
The FBI is a corrupt, rogue agency with a history of extreme deceit and even terrorism against America
The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) is rife with corruption and deceit, and has long engaged in anti-American tactics and behaviors that serve the interests of an elite few rather than the American people.
THE NUMBER OF AMERICANS LIVING IN THEIR VEHICLES “EXPLODES” AS THE MIDDLE CLASS CONTINUES TO DISAPPEAR
As the gap between the rich and the poor continues to increase, the middle class is steadily eroding.
AMERICA HAS MILLIONS OF MILLENNIAL BRATS THAT NEED TO MOVE AWAY FROM MOMMY AND DADDY AND START ACTING LIKE ADULTS
If young adults are America’s future, then they better get their act together.
In this Counterthink video, I explain why the media is the true enemy of the People, and why it’s time for the federal government to take action to halt their election fraud and malicious efforts to overthrow the President of the United States.
f Democrats are elected to power this November, they plan to institute a vast array of truly shocking, destructive policies that will directly impact you, no matter where you live.
The Rendezvous Region of northeast ND has grown and now includes Cavalier County, Pembina County and Walsh County!
The liberal mainstream media has ignored these violent attacks.
Instead of worrying about protecting the Fed from President Trump, we should all worry about protecting the American people from the Fed.
You may find it difficult to believe some of the things that I am about to share with you.
Our society should’ve collapsed by now. You know that, right?