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Let’s think about the First Amendment

Today the Times has two excellent articles on the First Amendment. Both of them provoke thought–always a good thing. First, After Backing Alt-Right in Charlottesville, A.C.L.U. Wrestles With Its Role – The New York Times. Two paragraphs from the article: … Continue reading

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The ACLU does stand-up for John Oliver

I have two items about this inedible defamation lawsuit coal magnate Bob Murray brought against John Oliver. The first is from the ACLU, which filed an amicus brief in support of Oliver. The brief is brilliantly funny. Source: This Coal … Continue reading

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“At Site of Scopes Trial, Darrow Statue Belatedly Joins Bryan’s”

Source: At Site of Scopes Trial, Darrow Statue Belatedly Joins Bryan’s – The New York Times I am so delighted to see this! Although the delight is tempered by reading the story about this statue. Because I can see the … Continue reading

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