Surfing the Darknet

Surfing the Darknet is part 1 of a series on U.S. cybersecurity.  Part 2.  Part 3.  Part 4. Overshadowed in the past months by bombings in Syria and Iraq as well as Ebola in Texas was news of earth-sh…

The Text of Texas

Moses had influence over the constitution of the United States— at least that is what students are being taught in Texas. The social studies textbooks being used in Texas were recently evaluated by a …

The Ferguson Verdict

  On November 24th, a St. Louis County grand jury of twelve came to the decision that white Police Officer Darren Wilson acted lawfully. He was on trial for shooting unarmed black teen Michael Br…

Voting Rights and Voting Wrongs

Electoral law is in vogue for state legislatures this year. Facing the monumental Supreme Court decision in Shelby County v. Holder last year, some states are free to pass new electoral laws. These ne…