The “News” Media

News media once enjoyed a reputation for acting as impartial messengers, recorders of well-researched and documented facts, interrogators of government and industry officials, self-appointed watchdogs and all-around stalwart defenders of the Public’s right to know. And although that notion was as much fairy tale as fact, at the very least […]

The Absurdity of Corporate Rights

The notion that a corporation has or should have rights — either natural rights or constitutional rights — the same as a natural person, is patently absurd, even when the corporation is regarded as an artificial person for purposes of legal convenience. Corporations exist only as government franchises. They have […]

The Meaningfulness of Life

Life is either meaningful, predictable, consistent and fair – or it is not. If life were not predictable, then life would not be consistent. If it were not consistent, then life could not be fair. If it were not fair, life would not be meaningful. If life were not meaningful, […]