California has the 48th best tax climate of 50 states, says the new State Business Tax Climate Index from the nonpartisan Tax Foundation. Put differently, it's almost the bottom of the barrel. This 2015 Index measures how well-structured each state's tax code is.
Much has been rightly said about recent attacks on conservative, libertarian, and other non-Leftist speakers on college and university campuses around the country. We should also appreciate that this is the renewed counter-revolution, which we have seen for a century, against the philosophical individualist and market-based foundations of the modern world.
Well, now we know what you're not allowed to say if you work at Google. Next question: What are the rest of us allowed to say on the Internet? When one of the planet's most powerful information providers stifles dissent, I find myself wondering: How long before it's our turn?
Antifa's activists say they're battling burgeoning authoritarianism on the American right. Are they fueling it instead? Antifa traces its roots to the 1920s and '30s, when militant leftists battled fascists in the streets of Germany, Italy, and Spain. When fascism withered after World War II, antifa did too.