Jun 17

A father, a son, and a game called baseball

Posted 1 year, 10 months ago.


Mike Simzak looks at the link between Father’s Day and baseball in his family.

May 29

The Supreme Court in the Hatfield-McCoy feud

Posted 1 year, 10 months ago.


The deadly feud between the Hatfields and the McCoys, which was set off with a dispute over a hog, was partially settled by a U.S. Supreme Court decision in 1888.

May 24

How things have changed since 1787

Posted 1 year, 11 months ago.


Friday marks the 225th anniversary of the start of the Constitutional convention in Philadelphia. A few things have changed since then, from how much people drank to who could vote.

Jan 19

The Constitution’s 225th Anniversary is a call to action

Posted 2 years, 3 months ago.


As the power and status of the United States has increased in the 225 years since the Constitution was signed, what’s at stake every four years has only risen.

Feb 16

Is the Defense of Marriage Act constitutional?

Posted 3 years, 2 months ago.


What does the Equal Protection Clause of the 14th Amendment mean, and should it be interpreted to protect gays and lesbians from discrimination, as it protects African-Americans, ethnic minorities and women?