America already incarcerates more people than any country on the planet and US law enforcement has a troubling record of inventing fake crimes to arrest people for; Congress should not be making it easier for innocent Americans to go to prison
More people have died, been injured, and been arrested during the French protests than have in Hong Kong. The French protests have been going on for twice as long and are on issues of much greater relevance to western citizens.
Should America compete with China in the Belt and Road Initiative? People around the world still prefer American leadership to Chinese.
While the protesters have legitimate grievances, 3 months of often violent demonstrations are weakening Hong Kong and the entire Chinese freedom movement
Along with this summer’s record-breaking Arctic temperatures, Alaska’s politics are heating up. And like the hotter climate, dysfunction is more and more a chronic feature of Alaska politics.
There is always a market, for everything we do, and there is always a way for government to justify interfering in it.
Your political adversaries are not evil. There is no boogeyman. No one is controlling you or society.
You, and you alone, are responsible for your future.