Trump Echoes Nixon in Targeting Twitter

President Trump signed an executive order Thursday that would have the Federal Communications Commission judge decisions made by Twitter, Facebook and others to moderate speech. Under Mr. Trump’s order, the FCC could revoke liability protection if a social-media...

Will Canada Send Oil and Gas Packing?

For most of the world the Covid-19 crisis is a horror show. But for a subset of green Canadian politicians and activists seeking to drive a stake through the heart of their country’s oil-and-gas industry, the coronavirus is a screaming opportunity. The lockdown across...

Give Online Learning an Upgrade

School’s out for summer. School’s out forever? A lot of parents are figuring out that remote learning, forced on us by school closings, is mostly the same old, same old—teachers droning on to students, except online. Not much has changed in education since the Little...

Even Janus Is Bigger in Texas

The Attorney General of Texas, Ken Paxton, plans to release an advisory opinion soon that could help free public employees who are fed up with their union. In 2018 in Janus v. Afscme, the Supreme Court said that union fees couldn’t be deducted from the paycheck of a...