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Forum: Diavlog comments 04-13-2010, 05:40 PM
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Posted By Consumatopia
Re: the tradeoff between preventing terrorism and "personal liberty"

Also, it's not really my intention to pick on Lake over this--he's done some awesome work. This rhetorical contrast between "personal" liberty and "national" security is something I've had on my...
Forum: Diavlog comments 04-13-2010, 05:36 PM
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Views: 10,252
Posted By Consumatopia
the tradeoff between preventing terrorism and "personal liberty"

I think they way Lake phrased this (http://bloggingheads.tv/diavlogs/27386?in=44:42&out=44:58)--to say that one doesn't want to prevent terrorism because the risk to your "personal liberty" is too...
Forum: Diavlog comments 07-28-2009, 05:47 PM
Replies: 45
Views: 12,553
Posted By Consumatopia
Re: UN Plaza: The Coup in Honduras (Mark Leon Goldberg & Peter Hakim)

Rule of law vs just governance. Congratulations to those who choose the former as preferable. Legality over all, certainly the most consistent. Just don't pretend that following the letter of the law...
Forum: Diavlog comments 03-22-2008, 12:52 AM
Replies: 27
Views: 10,073
Posted By Consumatopia
Re: Keeping The Faith

In the last minute you can catch Peter Wehner pulling something really slippery.

http://bloggingheads.tv/diavlogs/9453?in=00:52:57&out=00:53:09

"I would dispute that explaining the rationale...
Forum: Diavlog comments 01-03-2008, 02:29 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 7,363
Posted By Consumatopia
Re: I am not afraid and I really never was.

Civil libertarians would be making a huge mistake to ignore Posner's ideas--there's a logical coherence behind them that's missing from most defenses of executive power, such that reading his...
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