It’s time to free speech on campus again (By, can you believe it? JANET NAPOLITANO, yes her, now U of CA President)

This is a very reasonable statement from former White House denizen and Homeland Security chief Janet Napolitano. When I saw the headline I initially thought the op-ed was from Judge Napolitano. But no, it was Janet defending free speech. OK.

So I figured that Ms. Napolitano would probably hedge the headline the whole way throuigh the piece. But she didn’t. She basically made the case of the “liberals” of my youth. Free speech is free speech. Even very unpopular,

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“Homeland Security” Spending Overtakes New Deal (By a lot)

This is discouraging. The New Deal was such a colossal mistake and is what initially set this country on the Road to Serfdom. But the huge outlays of the New Deal, which cost $500 billion in inflation adjusted terms, pale in comparison to the $791 billion spent on “homeland security” since the attacks of September 11th 2001. Now we are not only on the Road to Serfdom but we are also being watched every step of the way.

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