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Eliminate "Free Speech"

The theory is that we enjoy a right of free speech.  But that’s not true.  What the Bill of Rights says is, “Congress shall make no law . 462 more words

The Constitution Just Landed This Group of Students in Hot Water

Penn State YAF Chapter took to a designated “free speech zone” on campus to hand out constitutions on Constitution Day. They also were informing students of the ridiculous speech code policies on campus until campus officials asked them to remove their table.

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Constitution

Teddy Roosevelt on Presidential Duty

We had an opportunity to revisit one of the most prominent and influential family in American politics by watching Ken Burn’s “The Roosevelts: An Intimate History” was shown on PBS this week. 667 more words

Economics

REPORT: ACLU releases comprehensive report on law enforcement’s use of license plate readers

A little noticed surveillance technology, designed to track the movements of every passing driver, is fast proliferating on America’s streets. Automatic license plate readers, mounted on police cars or on objects like road signs and bridges, use small, high-speed cameras to photograph thousands of plates per minute. 66 more words

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Poll: Americans Know Little About Their Government

A new survey released on Constitution Day revealed that Americans don’t know much about politics or government.

The poll found that nearly two thirds of respondents could not name all three branches of the federal government, with 35 percent not even being able to name a single one of the three.

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Politics

I know it's the days for chillaxin' and all, but . . .

So Ima driving to work this AM, listening to one of the popular syndicated FM radio shows. At some point they got on this thing about schools that make rules about what girls can wear in school. 323 more words

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