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“It is much easier to burn men…

…than to burn their opinions.” –Charles Dickens, A Child’s History of England

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The definition of defamation may someday have Trump’s name in it

Yesterday, I was asked whether Trump could be sued by Joe Scarborough and the family of Lori Klausutis¬† — and, if so, for what? Today, the New York Times published an opinion piece from Peter Schuck, a law professor whose … Continue reading

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Progressives versus The New York Times

I’ve been following a bunch of people on Twitter, people who proclaim themselves to be “progressives.” (Whatever that means. My definition of it has been shifting quite a bit lately.) These are rational, highly intelligent and experienced people who’ve worked … Continue reading

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