Tag Archives: First Amendment

Gorsuch and women’s choice: he’s not with us

Just pulled this excerpt off SCOTUSblog. I don’t think I’d realized Gorsuch was on the court that decided these notorious–for women’s rights and for the First Amendment–cases. Thought you’d be eager to have your lousy memories about these cases refreshed, … Continue reading

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Is America today like Nazi Germany in the 1930s?

In many ways, yes. Here’s an American historian’s view, as reprinted by MediaMatters: In an interview with German newspaper Süddeutsche Zeitung, Yale University history professor Timothy Snyder said the threat posed by President Donald Trump means “we have at most … Continue reading

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The definition and danger of “‘Kompromat’

Although the manufacturing of public cynicism tends to be associated with Russia, it is a common feature and tool of authoritarian nations. Source: ‘Kompromat’ and the Danger of Doubt and Confusion in a Democracy – The New York Times Did … Continue reading

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