Vol. III, No. 7 July 1997
WE WON! The Supreme Court overturned the CDA. Here is my analysis of the decision.
by Jonathan Wallace
Here's why I left the law. I admit that legal work has its intellectual attractions, but the worst thing about lawyers is that they confuse "can" with "should". Accident cases have become a highly inefficient bureaucracy for redistributing wealth.
Gosta Lovgren proposes a Constitutional amendment barring lawyers from public office
Seth Finkelstein on Shakespeare's lawyer joke
Auren Hoffman on Cloning
Bob Wilson on President Clinton, Paula Jones and Time Well Spent
Richard Thieme's Islands in the Clickstream: No More Pencils, No More Books
Sigmund Shen on Tiger Woods
Danny Yee Reviews Sara Baase's A Gift of Fire
Bob Wilson on Flagburning
John Payson on The Right to Revolution
Martin Siegel's NetToon
The Netpics Prosecution and its Implications for ISP's
Here is a mirror of the anonymous Canadian Green Party page, banned by the government of that country..
Why Libraries Shouldn't Buy Censorware
The Censorware Page
by Jonathan Wallace and Mark Mangan
"Required reading for anyone interested in free
speech in modern society."
An Auschwitz Alphabet
A Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King by the Kids of the Pencom Web Club
The Free Speech Museum
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Coming next month: Libertarianism. September: Revolution. October: Human Work. November: Fiction. December: The Death Penalty.
"Noticing that no-one held the values I defended, I decided to make a spectacle of myself."--Richard Foreman
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