Romanian Hacker Claims Accessing Clinton Server was ‘Easy’

May 13th, 2016 * RECOMMENDED READINGS, Crime and Police Actions, Government, Technology Robert May 1 min read

Alice Green writes :  As I wrote last month, the US government has extradited a famous Romanian hacker in an effort to prove without a doubt that Hillary’s insecure homebrew server was hacked by a third party. The hacker, who goes by the name “Guccifer,” has been involved in numerous high-level security breaches in the past.  

 

Editorial: Donald Trump vs. Ronald Reagan

May 11th, 2016 * RECOMMENDED READINGS, Elections, Government, Politics Robert May 1 min read

Chicago Tribune Editorial Board writes: Every presidential election year is unique, but 2016 evokes some eerie parallels with 1980. Back then, America was smarting from a costly foreign war that ended in tears. The economy was in a funk, with imports surging and blue-collar jobs at risk. Governments in Tehran and Moscow were behaving in ways that Americans found profoundly alarming. Americans wondered if our best…

 

Asset Forfeiture and the Income Tax

May 10th, 2016 * RECOMMENDED READINGS, Government, Liberty, Taxes Bill B. May 1 min read

Tate Fegley writes:   While you are likely still recovering from Tax Day, don’t be lulled into thinking that the pain is over. Your property is never fully safe from government confiscation. One of the few areas of innovation in which the state excels is how to extract ever more wealth from the productive class, and one of the fastest growing sources of revenue for insatiable…