Jan 30

Turn off the TV? Scalia’s baffling civics lesson



Posted 2 years, 2 months ago.

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If you do not like the rash of intensely negative campaign commercials on television this year, the ones made possible by the court’s 2010 decision in Citizens United, then turn off the television.



Sep 23

Our “Inconvenient” Constitution



Posted 3 years, 7 months ago.

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Addressing the controversy over the Koran-burning Florida preacher, a story syndicated by USA Today a couple of weeks ago bemoaned our “inconvenient Constitution.” At first, I thought that merely an unfortunate phrase – something akin to “annoying laws” or “bothersome principles” – but was surprised when I did a Google search that resulted in thousands… [Continue Reading]