Looking for Privacy in All the Wrong Places   Bob Barr 10/25/2017 12:01:00 AM – Bob Barr Like the rising of the sun or the changing of the tides, another opportunity for the GOP to right the wrongs of the post-9/11 security state is here again.... read more

Chris Wray at the FBI – A Breath of Fresh Air Bob Barr 10/4/2017 12:01:00 AM – Bob Barr In spite of this week’s horrific news from Las Vegas, I remain convinced that Americans, on the whole, are the most kind, moral, and resilient people on the ... read more

Sports’ Golden Gods Proving Themselves Just Brass Asses Bob Barr 9/27/2017 12:01:00 AM – Bob Barr Turn on the television any given night, and you’re likely to see late night host Jimmy Kimmel bloviating like a public healthcare expert, unemploye... read more

Yes, Virginia, Federalism Applies to Marijuana Reform   Bob Barr 9/20/2017 12:01:00 AM – Bob Barr There is a simple, universal elegance to the conservative concept of federalism. When confronted with a governing decision not explicitly addresse... read more

Congress, Trump and Governor Eviscerate the Bill of Rights Bob Barr 9/13/2017 12:01:00 AM – Bob Barr On a daily basis, government officials at all levels make decisions and take steps that are, to put it mildly, without basis in our Constitution, or... read more

Republicans Take a Knee in the First Quarter AUGUST 30, 2017 Bob Barr 8/30/2017 12:01:00 AM – Bob Barr With college football booting up for another season this weekend, many are hoping to head back to their alma mater for some action on the gridiron... read more

Fahrenheit 451 Redux Bob Barr 8/23/2017 12:01:00 AM – Bob Barr One week ago, in the wake of the violent confrontation in Charlottesville, Virginia, a group of tech companies decided to ban certain right-wing extremist groups from using their platfor... read more

Violent Tribalism on Display in Charlottesville Bob Barr 8/17/2017 12:01:00 AM – Bob Barr When it comes to political violence such as we witnessed in Charlottesville, Virginia last weekend, there are no partisan “sides” to the issue. In an enlig... read more

AUGUST 9, 2017 A Presidential Pardon for America’s Toughest Sheriff? Bob Barr 8/9/2017 12:01:00 AM – Bob Barr While most Americans do not know the name of their local sheriff, they do know the name of Maricopa County, Arizona’s former sheriff ... read more