Social Issues

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Pennsylvania Next Site For Gay Marriage Battle

In the first case challenging bans on gay marriage since the United States Supreme Court issued its decision on the federal Defense of Marriage Act, Pennsylvania is now front and center.  The ACLU filed a lawsuit in federal court challenging Pennsylvania’s restriction of marriage to relationships between one man and one woman.  As the skirmish begins, here … Continue reading

The Federal Government Should Not be Legislating On Bullying

Representative Sheila Jackson Lee is proposing new federal legislation to prevent bullying.  This is not an area in which the federal government should be involved.

Reviewing the Supreme Court’s Decision on Obama-care: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Regardless of whether one agrees or disagrees with the approach taken by the Patient Protection and Affordable Health Care Act or the Court’s decision on its constitutionality, the decision is undeniably the most signficant one issued by the United States Supreme Court since Roe v. Wade.  The 193 page opinion (including dissents) contained some surprises … Continue reading

The Nanny State Is On Full Display

The nanny state in NYC is up to its old tricks.  It’s looking to ban more foods and control portions.  Who makes these decisions, and where does it stop now?

Armstrong Walks On The Moon

44th Anniversary of Neil Armstrong's Moon WalkJuly 20th, 2013
Another Occasion On Which America Lead The Way

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