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Ben Carson: Uncaring, Ignorant, Misinformed

Yesterday I made a brief reference to Ben Carson, the most ignorant and uninformed presidential candidate ever to register the level of support that he continues to receive, barely a year away from a presidential election: “Never before has there … Continue reading

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Trump on Immigration Could Not Be More Wrong

From the first moment of his presidential campaign to this weekend’s Meet the Press appearance and release of “his” immigration plan, donald trump could not be more wrong in either his characterization of current immigration issues or problems, or in … Continue reading

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Anti-Gay Florida Officials Hit New Low, Harming Others Along the Way

In the 2012 Presidential election, overall the state of Florida voted for the re-election of President Barack Obama, by a slim margin. His support was primarily centered in the states’ largest and most diverse counties, such as Broward, Miami-Dade, and … Continue reading

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The U.S. Constitution Again Prevails Against Another Arizona Assault

Why is it so hard for so many people to grasp the concept of the US Constitution? What if the citizens of a state passed, by a significantly large margin, an initiative that said that it was illegal for any … Continue reading

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The Disgusting Disgrace that is the United States Supreme Court

I’ve followed closely the composition, actions, and opinions of the US Supreme Court since the late 1960s when I took an undergraduate course that focused on the politics of the court. Never in my lifetime, and likely not since the … Continue reading

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It’s Time to Re-Write The Constitution

At Least the Bill of Rights After 227 years, there are obvious failings with the Constitution, sections that have been interpreted, re-interpreted, and misinterpreted for generations. It’s time to examine the ambiguity, and re-write essential sections, most importantly in the … Continue reading

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Do Gun Nuts Really Want to be Literal?

The second amendment to the United States Constitution reads as follows: “A well regulated Militia, being necessary to the security of a free State, the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.” The average … Continue reading

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Cavalier Attitude, Unconstitutional Act of LA Supervisors Leads to Federal Lawsuit

A few weeks ago, I wrote about how long time Los Angeles County Supervisors Don Knabe and Michael Antonovich had submitted a motion before the Board to eviscerate the First Amendment and add a religious symbol to the Los Angeles … Continue reading

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Obama Adm. Position on ACA Contraception Coverage Establishes State Religion

“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion…” -the first ten words of the first amendment to the United States Constitution One of the major advancements in fairness bought about by the Affordable Care Act is the requirement … Continue reading

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