[lbo-talk] Blow a Whistle, Go to Jail - For 30 Years

John Wesley godisamethodist at yahoo.com
Fri Apr 29 12:05:06 PDT 2011

Well, already there are quite a few public spaces where cell phones are verboten, because of the fear that their camera functions might be used "improperly". Mike G.

________________________________ From: c b <cb31450 at gmail.com> To: lbo-talk <lbo-talk at lbo-talk.org> Sent: Fri, April 29, 2011 11:56:58 AM Subject: [lbo-talk] Blow a Whistle, Go to Jail - For 30 Years

> Why stop at farms? What makes them so special? Just outlaw cameras throughout
>the state; that would be efficient and egalitarian. Anyone who owns anything
>will be happy. Self-ownership partisans take note.

Wasn't it Weber who argued that the state has a monopoly on the legitimate use of images? Words will be next: eventually you'll have to get a license to speak. Mark my... er, nevermind.

^^^^^ CB: Well, speech and writing are explicitly protected in the First Amendment.  Check out Pastor whathisname who wants to denounce the Koran at a Mosque in Dearborn , Michigan or whatever. I'm not sure whether civil libertarians have won a freedom to " take pictures and communicate them to others". ___________________________________ http://mailman.lbo-talk.org/mailman/listinfo/lbo-talk

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