California now mandates that only unflavored milk and water be listed as “default beverages” on menus. Violations of the rule will be punishable by fines up to $500. Foundation for Economic Education, 10 Oct 2018.
DC votes for minimum wage hike for tipped workers. Which tipped workers didn't want. Because it would've lost them money. DC finally listened to the people it actually effects and scrapped the law. Eric Boehm for Reason, 2 OCT 2018.
A series of polls have shown that pluralities of Democrats and millennials prefer socialism to capitalism. These surveys also make clear that respondents do not know what socialism is. Paul Roderick Gregory for The Hill, August 2018.
Jury awards $289 million to a former school groundskeeper who said Monsanto’s Roundup left him dying of cancer, will bolster thousands of pending cases for people who blame their suffering on the weed killer. AP via NY Daily News, 10 Aug 2018.
Had activists and "alternative media" not tirelessly fought to get the damning information out that showed the harmful effects of Monsanto, Friday's verdict may not have been possible. By Matt Agorist for The Free Thought Project, August 2018.