2 Tax Pieces for WatchDog.org

As the last hours of tax day pass let me direct you to a pair of tax day piece for your approval. First:  No Taxation without understanding During the American Revolution, one of the major objections the colonists had was the taxation by the British crown without having any representation. While the problem of taxation … Continue reading 2 Tax Pieces for WatchDog.org

Harvard hosts racketeer . . . twice

Here's one for what Glenn Reynolds calls the higher education bubble, legal education edition. A year and a month ago, I posted here Donziger guilty of fraud against Chevron. In a 500-pages-long ruling, U.S. District Judge Lewis Kaplan found that New York lawyer Steven Donziger and his litigation team engaged in coercion, bribery, money laundering … Continue reading Harvard hosts racketeer . . . twice

Worcester MA 2015 the new Birmingham AL1963

Two months ago Black Lives Matter protesters in Worcester closed down traffic in Kelly Square.  Now they're kinda miffed that they are getting summons to court for doing so:   On Jan. 19, protesters staged a "Black Lives Matter" protest in Worcester's Kelley Square that included blocking traffic. City officials investigated, and more than two months … Continue reading Worcester MA 2015 the new Birmingham AL1963