Jan 9

A Constitution for Facebook?



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In Philadelphia 225 years ago, the U.S. Constitution was drafted. Now Pennsylvania is the site of the creation of a second Constitution as courts across the state determine what rules should govern social networks.



Jan 9

A better approach for corporate whistleblowers



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When it comes to corporate governance, Congress’s recent work has proved to be both meddlesome and counterproductive; Here is a solution that respects privacy interests even as it offers a constructive way for the reporting of misconduct.



Jan 7

At the Table: What’s In a Name?



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According to the Pennsylvania Civic Health Index, published in 2010, the more often families dine together, the more likely it is that they are civically engaged.



Jan 6

Stop Making Sense!



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Mitt Romney is the only traditionally credible candidate in the Republican field. That’s why he can’t break away from the pack.



Jan 6

Fighting for Democracy: Behind the Scenes, Part 5 – Stage Management [VIDEO]



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Fighting for Democracy unites a must-see, multimedia exhibition from the Japanese American National Museum with a stirring, original theatrical production created by the National Constitution Center.



Jan 5

Constitution Check: Is it unconstitutional to require voters to have a photo ID?



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If photo ID requirements are going to be struck down, it would probably be either under the guarantee of legal equality under the Fourteenth Amendment, or under one of two provisions in the 1965 Voting Rights Act which seek to assure voter equality.



Jan 5

The Constitution in the age of Facebook: Freedom of Association



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Under the U.S. Constitution, a crucial part of the freedom of association is the right not to reveal your associations.



Jan 4

How Islamists hijacked the Arab Spring



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The truth is that the liberals were deluding themselves from the start when they sought in the West a solution to their home-grown problems.



Jan 3

Constitution Check: Has the time come to expand commercial rights?



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It is fair to assume that no member of the current Court would publicly advocate abandonment of the preferred status of individual rights or the lesser protection of economic liberties; the Court regularly applies only a rationality test to economic legislation.



Jan 3

Wanted, for President, in 2012: A Politician



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Yes, Americans have an inherent distrust of politicians (just as they do of journalists), but as the Gallup Poll tells us each year, they remain at the top of the list of their “most admired people” in the world…