Category Archives: Koch Bros Final Solution to Democracy

Awful story eventually landing in federal court

I knew there was a reason (that could be a pun but never mind) I look at the Volokh Conspiracy/Report blog every day. Two reasons, actually. One, because it’s written by “libertarian” lawyers and no way do I  trash “libertarian” … Continue reading

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Let’s get even deeper into “libertarianism”

I was delighted with Paul Krugman’s column on “libertarianism.” That is, the Koch Bros Final Solution to Democracy. That is, what Nancy MacLean’s terrific historical perspective, “Democracy in Chains,” digs into. The Big Lie. Krugman’s column came just as I … Continue reading

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“There are nightmares that make more sense than this”*:The GOP versus the EPA

On the front page of the New York Times the other day was the sickening story, “A Trump County Confronts the Administration With a Rash of Childhood Cancers,” by Hiroko Tabuchi.  The county is in Indiana and, as Tabuchi begins: … Continue reading

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