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An Issue of Supreme Importance

Teaching classes in race & ethnicity and sex & gender during the past decade has given me a deeper appreciation of the significance of Supreme Court decisions. 662 more words

RBG (2018)

RBG is a documentary telling the life and career of the Notorious RBG (Ruth Bader Ginsburg) as she rose from her humble childhood from first and second generation American parents to her career as a pivotal civil liberties lawyer working to defend women’s rights all the way to the top as a justice of the Supreme Court of the United States. 482 more words

CNN

PCUSA; PCI and the C of S; the ABC and the EU; Academics and Paedophilia; the Supreme Court and the Bakers.

Yesterdays post was an eye-opener to several people – thanks for your feedback.  But the half was not told.   Here are a few other snippets of news that show where we are going. 759 more words

Politics

The Supreme Court Ruling On Wedding Cake Brings Us Briefly Back To The 18th Century

The Supreme Court have ruled in favour of a baker who refused to bake a wedding cake for the wedding of a gay couple in 2012. 608 more words

Human Rights

The Rule of Law

Did you vote for the president as a result of the political “issues” of the day? Did you vote for him because you are “pro-life” or pro-Second Amendment? 3,737 more words

Commentary

THE UNDERMINING OF THE INDEPENDENCE OF OUR JUDICIARY

There is widespread acknowledgement that fair and impartial courts and judges are essential to public trust in our court system and our democracy. A key role of the judiciary is to ensure that the legislative and executive branches of government do not overstep their authority or violate individuals’ rights. 889 more words

Government

SC rejects Centre’s plea for seeking amendments in Delhi Master Plan

The Supreme Court on Thursday rejected Centre’s plea for seeking amendments in Delhi Master Plan (MPD-2021) without taking suggestions of resident welfare associations (RWA) in the city. 234 more words

News