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Jun 22

Wal-Mart, Women and the Constitution



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It has been the highest profile workplace discrimination case in history, and surely the biggest, and it played out against a background of law that included the Constitution.



Jun 22

Hitchens v. Mamet



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The book is called “The Secret Wisdom” and, well, it’s provocative. Here are some of the claims made by its author, the enormously successful playwright and essayist, David Mamet… “America is a Christian country. Its Constitution is the distillation of the wisdom and experience of Christian men, in a tradition whose codification is the Bible.”… [Continue Reading]



Jun 21



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“This is my dad’s church!” exclaimed the eight-year old daughter of an evangelical minister as she walked through the hallways of a public school in New York City… Responding to the Appeals Court decision referenced in the June 4 post by Jordan Lorence below, author Katherine Stewart’s Op-ed in last Sunday’s New York Times describes… [Continue Reading]



Jun 20

Top 5 pants-on-fire claims about Medicare



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Sadly, both ends of the political spectrum are guilty of making shamelessly scurrilous statements about Medicare in attempts to score political points.



Jun 19

How the signers became “founding fathers”



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On this Fathers Day, learn why we call the men who wrote and signed the Constitution “founding fathers” and learn where the term originated.