In a Paranoid Nation, “Treason” Is Everywhere

James Brevard: In a free society, peaceful citizens deserve the legal benefit of the doubt. In an age where government agents have endlessly intruded onto people’s land and into their emails, citizens should not be scourged for transgressing unknown or unmarked federal boundaries. There are enough real criminals in this nation that federal prosecutors don’tContinue reading “In a Paranoid Nation, “Treason” Is Everywhere”

The Brandenburg Standard

Jeffrey Scott Shapiro in The Wall Street Journal “The president didn’t mention violence on Wednesday, much less provoke or incite it. He said, ‘I know that everyone here will soon be marching over to the Capitol building to peacefully and patriotically make your voices heard.’ “District law defines a riot as ‘a public disturbance . . .Continue reading “The Brandenburg Standard”