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Today, Ted Olson (who litigated both the Prop 8 case out of California and the marriage equality case out of Virginia) faced off with Tony Perkins (of the Family Research Council, an SPLC labeled ...
The SCOTUS has granted certiorari in all four of the marriage equality cases from the Sixth Circuit -- Michigan, Ohio, Kentucky, and Tennessee.
Last October, The SCOTUS denied the requests to ...
Official Presidential portrait of Thomas Jefferson
"Error of opinion ...
"Accomplices" may be too mild a term for what happened at the Santa Rosa Correctional Institution nearly three years ago.
Julie K. Brown at the Miami ...
(This piece started as a comment to another diary.)
I need to hear strong voices from the Left to sustain me but there are none in the US. I can't imagine living with that silence and I'm lucky to ...
Though living in France, I occasionally follow debates on Daily Kos, and it seems to me that Charlie Hebdo's controversial cartooning style when it comes to religion is not completely understood ...
For the last few days I've been faced with a quandary. How to denounce murder, defend free-speech and a free press and how to "not be Charlie," (Je ne suis ...
Et @CNN diffuse un reportage sur l'histoire de #CharlieHebdo en floutant toutes les couvertures sur Mahomet pic.twitter.com/8uuPRQuQ8R — Mathieu Dehlinger (@mdehlinger)
Many years ago, when discussing the issue of hate speech and how it should be addressed on college campuses, my friend Paul Gallegos at Evergreen State College offered the line that serves as the ...