Feds confiscate investigative reporter’s confidential files during raid

The Daily Caller A veteran Washington D.C. investigative journalist says the Department of Homeland Security confiscated a stack of her confidential files during a raid of her home in August — leading her to fear that a number of her sources… Continue Reading

Illegal Morality: Police Threaten to Arrest Volunteers Feeding Homeless Without Permit

Alexander Marlow Breitbart.com The Raleigh (North Carolina) Police Department threatened to arrest members of a nonprofit religious group while they fed the local homeless population this past Saturday, according to a spokesman for Love Wins Ministries. Rev. Hugh Hollowell, pastor… Continue Reading

Teen Faces Felony Charges for Science Experiment

Jesse Walker reason.com Meet Kiera Wilmot, a 16-year-old student in Bartow, Florida. Before last week, Bartow High School Principal Ron Pritchard tells WTSP-TV, she had “never been in trouble before. Ever.” But then, the station reports, she mix[ed] household chemicals in a… Continue Reading

Full-Body Pat-Downs in America’s Schools: How the War on Drugs Is a War on Children

The Nation By Patricia J. Williams On a warm spring afternoon at American colleges, the intoxicating aroma of surely medicinal marijuana will be floating like a soft caress in the breeze, and hard-working students will be stocking up on amphetamine… Continue Reading