Tag Archives: Antonin Scalia

Guns: “How the NRA Rewrote the Second Amendment”

Source: How the NRA Rewrote the Second Amendment – POLITICO Magazine A fascinating, beautifully written 2014 piece by Michael Waldman, the President of the Brennan Center, reproduced today given what happened in Vegas. When I say, “beautifully written,” I mean … Continue reading

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Scalia Speaks! From the grave. I respond. From New York

Don’t know if you, like me, are all salivating in anticipation of a new book by Antonin Scalia called Scalia Speaks. But wait, I hear you murmuring. Isn’t Scalia, uh, like, um deceased? Late? Demised? (I’m trying to remember all … Continue reading

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Gorsuch’s attitude toward the Constitution. (Hint: not good)

From the fine SCOTUSblog, this (although I WISH everyone would stop using the macro “brilliant Scalia”. I didn’t think he was brilliant, for a heap of reasons, but especially for inventing “originalism.” You know, that concept of interpreting the Constitution … Continue reading

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