Supreme Court

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Amy Coney Barrett is the ultimate Walmart soccer mom

September 26, 2020 8:01 pm

She is far more than a wicked smart conservative judge

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Will Amy Coney Barrett save America — or wreck it?

September 26, 2020 12:02 am

The American political system is much more dynamic and self-reactive than either left-wing or right-wing activists assume

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Ruling supreme

September 24, 2020 9:45 am

The prospect of another gutter fight looms over the latest vacancy

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Democrats must face their own SCOTUS hypocrisy

September 22, 2020 5:09 pm

They’ve changed their tune since 2016

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The pagan rites of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

September 22, 2020 2:33 pm

To rest in power is an impossible proposition because those who crave power can never truly be at peace

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What young feminists can learn from Ruth Bader Ginsburg

September 21, 2020 3:56 pm

Andrea Dworkin once remarked that Ginsburg had a rare ability to make even the most sexist of men see her point of view

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Who’s afraid of Amy Coney Barrett?

September 21, 2020 2:44 pm

Her views on the Constitution really shouldn’t scare the horses

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What to do with Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s ‘dying wish’?

September 21, 2020 2:21 pm

The vacant seat belongs to the American people, not Ginsburg

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The Cockburn prize for most cringeworthy RBG tweet goes to…

September 19, 2020 2:57 pm

The death of Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday night caused an instant outpouring of...well, mourning isn’t exactly the right word

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Fill the seat

September 19, 2020 2:23 pm

There will be no constitutional crisis

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‘Notorious RBG’ and her triumph over tribalism

September 19, 2020 11:44 am

Even as the body grew frail, her mind remained a prize-fighter

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Donald Trump should nominate a Supreme Court Justice today

September 19, 2020 11:13 am

In recent memory, three Supreme Court nominees have been put forward and confirmed within 45 days

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The amazingly persistent myth of a non-political Supreme Court

September 19, 2020 6:54 am

Democrats must learn to grow up and accept the terms of America’s constitution

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Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg dead at 87

September 18, 2020 8:14 pm

'My most fervent wish is that I will not be replaced until a new president is installed'

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Courting favor: is Trump remaking the conservative legal movement?

September 10, 2020 12:36 pm

The Federalist Society is the hardest hit

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American Athens

August 30, 2020 2:33 pm

From democracy to oligarchy

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A look into the post-RBG world of American politics

July 31, 2020 4:01 pm

Spoiler alert: not much will change

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Pro-lifers, it’s time for civil disobedience

July 11, 2020 9:41 am

Dare the government to enforce its unjust laws on abortion

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How rich is Trump?

July 9, 2020 11:53 am

We’ll have to wait to find out. Meanwhile, Russia..

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Abort stare decisis

June 30, 2020 4:15 pm

Justice Roberts is inconsistent

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The conservative legal movement is dead

June 21, 2020 10:18 am

Lets start a new one

judges

Why banking on judges is a poor strategy

June 15, 2020 7:18 pm

There is no silver bullet that gets around the tough work of legislating

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Remember when Joe Biden sniffed Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s hair?

May 6, 2020 2:06 pm

Clearly 1993 was a more innocent time

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How to impeach a Supreme Court Justice

March 9, 2020 1:02 pm

Nope, it definitely won’t backfire

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Espinoza v. Montana is about families, not religion

February 6, 2020 9:03 am

Is it appropriate for federal funds to be used to enroll students at religious schools?