I am fascinated by this – in the USA there was en epidemic of divorces in which the reason given was a cat – or several. 46 more words
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In the midst of the daily tragedies stemming from domestic gun violence many people have turned to community leaders and legislators for help. Well, it’s very apparent that some legislators lead by example because David Ige (Governor of Hawaii) wasted no time in which a historic move was made last Thursday night. 82 more words
I love this – a man who put his money where his objections were. He built what became known as ‘the spite house’.
Henry Clay (1777-1852) is best known in American history for being a politician, but like many politicians, he was first a lawyer. What especially distinguishes him in the legal field is the illustrious 50+ years he spent actively practicing law and consequently playing a major role in shaping the modern American legal system. 290 more words
By Daniel Carpenter
It’s late, and we’re tired. In the last year of the Obama presidency, a certain fatigue has set in to domestic policy debates, especially over regulation. 432 more words