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Justice Scalia’s Dissent Excerpt


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Last Week’s Supreme Court Decision Isn’t Just About Same-Sex Marriage


Last week’s Supreme Court decision is not surprising and it being only over same-sex marriage is for the shortsighted. What we just witnessed was a law that couldn’t pass most of the state legislatures, couldn’t get passed in Congress, and was … Continue reading

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Is That Law Consitutional?


So, is that law constitutional?  Most people seem to believe that it’s  up to the Supreme Court to decide and that’s final.  Is it?  President Lincoln obviously didn’t think so, as expressed during his first inaugural address in 1861: “…the … Continue reading

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Gun Registration: Criminals need not apply


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Individual, Community, and State: How to Think About Religious Freedom


Reprinted by permission from Imprimis, a publication of Hillsdale College.  The following is adapted from a lecture delivered at Hillsdale College on September 11, 2012, during a conference on “The Supreme Court: History and Current Controversies.”   Matthew J. Franck … Continue reading

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Vote For Yourself


The following is reprinted in accordance with attribution requirements of “Vote For Yourself” essay with it’s “goal…to promote voting not based upon the premise of others, but our own reasoning resultant from our search for truth.”

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The Floating Dollar as a Threat to Property Rights


Reprinted by permission from Imprimis, a publication of Hillsdale College. By Seth Lipsky, Founding Editor, New York Sun The following is adapted from a speech delivered on February 16, 2011, at a Hillsdale College National Leadership Seminar in Phoenix, Arizona. … Continue reading

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