Category: the system

  • Roeder, Padilla, Terry, Mohammed Part 1:Roeder

    On April 16th, 1995 (three days before the highly-significant-to-militias April 19th anniversary of the Oklahoma City Bombing and the burning of the Branch Davidian Compound in Waco), Scott Roeder was arrested with bomb-making materials. Roeder claimed association with the “Freemen” movement, yet another batch of personal sovereignty kooks. On May 31, 2009, Scott Roeder shot […]

  • Power Doesn’t Like Truth

    Scott Greenfield got an email critical of his position on marketing, and published it unedited to his blog. In one portion, the writer (Santa Ana, California probate lawyer David Allen Hiersekorn) writes: Even more disturbing, you actually write on your website that you are better than other attorneys and would get a better result for […]

  • Chaos and the “Official Woman”

    Scott Henson (Grits For Breakfast) gives us this post describing Twila Hugley Earle’s speech to the Restorative Justice Conference in Kerrville. Earle spoke of the application (or, maybe more accurately, analogization) of chaos theory (Scott defines it as “the study of how turbulence transforms into order organically”) to criminal justice: The Newtonian worldview sees both […]