Sam Harris On the Mechanics of Defamation

Sam Harris On the Mechanics of Defamation

ScienceNOW: Findings suggest that privilege promotes dishonesty

ScienceNOW: Findings suggest that privilege promotes dishonesty

Activism of Thomas’s Wife Could Raise Judicial Issues

It is the most partisan role ever for a spouse of a justice on the nation’s highest court, and Mrs. Thomas is just getting started. “Liberty Central will be bigger than the Tea Party movement,” she told Fox News in April, at a Tea Party rally in Atlanta.

But to some people who study judicial ethics, Mrs. Thomas’s activism is raising knotty questions, in particular about her acceptance of large, unidentified contributions for Liberty Central.

From Activism of Thomas’s Wife Could Raise Judicial Issues – NYTimes.com

What would the right say if a liberal judge took money from some undisclosed donor?