Just my Thoughts · Politics

The New Fashion Police

No, I am not seriously talking about clothing.  I am taking about politicians and political groups feeling they can dictate what people wear to events. This type of move was big in 2006 whenever and wherever President Bush was speaking.  Laws would mysteriously appear that would allow police or Secret Service to arrest those who… Continue reading The New Fashion Police

Just my Thoughts · Politics

Anonymity and the First Amendment

My thoughts on this issue began back at the beginning of July.  My local Gannett-run newspaper is attempting to get more “locals” involved and have staffers writing blogs on their site.  On July 2, public service editor Doug Schneider posted about a judge ruling in the lower Hudson Valley of New York on freedom of… Continue reading Anonymity and the First Amendment