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Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Justice Department Proposal Mocks Fourth Amendment - Crissy Brown
DOJ seeks blanket remote access to computers used by "suspects."

The State Is Spying on You Right Now. Where's the Outrage? - Andrew Napolitano
Unconstitutional spying is so common today that it is almost a new normal.


Headlines
Today in History:  First U.S. Missionaries Arrive In Hawaii (1820) ... U.S. Signs First Trade Treaty With Japan (1854) ... First Town Illuminated by Electric Lights (1880) ... Eiffel Tower Completed (1889) ... U. S. Takes Possession of Danish Virgin Islands (1917) ... Knute Rockne Killed In Crash (1931) ... Congress Authorizes CCC (1933) ... First U.S. Satellite Comes Down (1970)

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Election 2016

2016: House of Bush vs. the Westchester Hillbillies? - Terry Michael
Is there a silver lining for libertarians here?

5 Things to Know About Ted Cruz's Run for President - Peter Suderman
Tea Party, flat-tax and ethanol frame Cruz's opening bid.

Ted Cruz Opens 2016 As the Election's Self-Declared Conservative Champion - Rebecca Nelson
The Texas senator has officially kicked off his presidential campaign.

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Issues In Depth
Why I am a Climate Change Skeptic - Dr. Patrick Moore, co-founder of Greenpeace
The Earth needs more, not less, carbon dioxide to sustain life.
The IPCC sees catastrophe coming because it is mandated to do so.

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Opinion
Israel: Beware of Obama - Michael Goodwin
First he came for the banks and health care. Now he comes for Israel.

Does Starbucks Want an Honest Conversation? - Mona Charen
It's not money; it's not racism. It's the broken family. There.

Ruinous 'Compassion' - Thomas Sowell
It is fascinating to see brilliant people belatedly discover the obvious.

The Death of Free Speech on College Campuses - A. Barton Hinkle
The First Amendment is in serious peril on campus.

What Do These 'Controversial Religious Freedom' Bills Actually Say? - W. James Antle III
You might wonder when religious freedom became "controversial."

National Review Urges Conservatives to Reject 'Libertarian Constitutionalism' - Damon Root
The fight over judicial deference divides libertarians and conservatives.

Sanctimony and Grandstanding are More Fun than Free Speech - Ann Coulter
Apparently, the new national sport is destroying the lives of young people.

Mandatory Voting Is a Terrible -- And Insulting -- Idea - Scott Shackford
Voting is a right of citizenship. Rights cannot be mandated.

Saying "So Long" To The First Amendment - Tammy Bruce
Net neutrality enables Washington to say whose speech is free.

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