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SC Wants to Discriminate Against Women and Gays

This is truly unbelievable. As far as I’m concerned South Carolina can get booted out of the union. Nothing but trash there.

One key problem with originalism—the theory that the Constitution should be interpreted as its drafters understood it—is that the men who wrote our constitution had some pretty barbaric views about humanity.

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Antonin Scalia Says Constitution Permits Court To 'Favor Religion Over Non-Religion'

“Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof” those are the exact words written in our constitution. I would argue that since congress is expressly forbidden to make any laws establishing any type of religion for the state; moreover since there is an accepted freedom to follow any kind of religion without fear of state reprisal, logically it would follow that at the core of our nation we are a secular nation. 190 more words