Alito breaks protocol of State of the Union

The President is wrong about the impact of the Citizens United Supreme Court decision – it is hard to imagine…

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Barack Herbert Hoover Obama?

Liberal economist Brad De Long puts his opposable thumbs on a key development. Pair the announced cap on spending with…

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Message to Obama…. “Sooner is better than later!”

Despite attempts by some Obamabots (are you listening Chris Matthews?) to suggest something faintly racist in the Massachusetts vote for…

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Pamela Samuelson: Last Chance to Opt Out of Google Book Settlement

The freedom Google wants for China it apparently does not want for authors! Pamela Samuelson: Last Chance to Opt Out…

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Obama’s Senseless Populism

Obama’s applause line during his recent swing through recession-ravaged Ohio is a pledge to get “our money back” from the…

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Corporate speech and democracy

My colleague David Yosifon has an excellent Op-ed piece in the SF Chronicle today making the point that in the…

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Will Google Cave to Beijing?

Let’s hope not, but there signs as reported by respected Indian analyst B. Raman: Ramans strategic analysis.  

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SAG To Sacrifice Strike Card Early in Game?

Jonathan Handel at Digital Media Law, long close to the moderate faction of SAG and a friend of the new…

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Google Gagged?

The role of internet companies in aiding and abetting the repression of human rights in China is an old story…

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