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A way to pay tribute to those we lost on 9/11

Posted 2 years, 7 months ago.

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Somehow, 10 years have come and gone since my brave younger brother Glenn was murdered by terrorists on September 11, 2001.

Tags: Glenn Winuk MyGoodDeed

A quick history of women’s suffrage, or why we should thank our foremothers today

Posted 2 years, 8 months ago.

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Ninety-one years ago today the “we” in “We the People” became a whole lot bigger

Tags: Alice Paul Ratification Seneca Falls Convention Voting Women's Suffrage

Constitution Check: Is lying ever protected by the First Amendment?

Posted 2 years, 8 months ago.

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The Court actually has never said that falsity is never protected as a form of free speech.

Tags: U.S. v. Alvarez

Constitution Check: Is full-body scanning at the airport constitutional?

Posted 2 years, 8 months ago.

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From the time the government began using full-body imaging four years ago, there have been strong protests that the technology invades personal privacy.

Tags: Electronic Privacy Information Center Transportation Transportation Security Administration

Education and Our Nation

Posted 2 years, 10 months ago.

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Does our educational system provide sufficient education about civics and the Constitution in order to inspire an informed and active citizenry?

Tags: Education Nation George Washington Thomas Jefferson