How many enemies have you made today?

by Phil Elmore -- Somebody doesn't like it. That's how it starts. Somebody doesn't like it – where "it" is an act or an opinion. In what is arguably still a free more…

Legislating kindness? It's insane

by Phil Elmore -- Who is responsible for suicide? When a human being self-harms, who is to blame? Can anyone but the dead shoulder ownership of their passing? Or shall we elect more…

Please report me to #AttackWatch

by Phil Elmore -- More than two years ago in Technocracy, I wrote of the "culture of informing," a "tattletale nation of citizens suspiciously monitoring their fellow citizens' law-abiding behavior." I also more…

Laughable Hoffa apologists

by Phil Elmore -- Only minutes after last week's Technocracy column went live, a small army of leftist trolls and self-proclaimed "independents" began bleating that the article was a lie. In the more…

Hey, Hoffa: You will be held accountable

by Phil Elmore -- The Internet exerts a curious influence over its denizens. People who, if they are not reasonable, might at least harbor a healthy respect for the consequences of their more…

Publishing's future and you

by Phil Elmore -- There is no doubt today that the publishing paradigm is changing. The electronic book is replacing the paper book. The influence of major publishers is waning in favor more…

My face on a smashed watermelon

by Phil Elmore -- Technocracy is a column about technology and personal liberty, about how advances and innovations in technology – or abuse of the application of technology – affects your life more…

Who's doing your fishing?

by Phil Elmore -- Give a man a fish, and you feed him for a day. Teach a man to fish, and you're a heartless neo-con tea-party terrorist who wants poor people more…

The mob is coming

by Phil Elmore -- Obama hates guns. This is a fact. Like every lib, like every socialist would-be dictator, like every arrogant statist who views his fellow human beings' freedom of action more…