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WARNING: Constitution May Be Offensive to Children

June 8, 2010

Consider this outrage that’s going viral all of a sudden:  Wilder Publications has a disclaimer on their copy of the Constitution, Declaration of Independence and Articles of Confederation.  It reads: This book is product of its time and does not reflect the same values as if it were written today.  Parents might wish to discuss [...]

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Pulpit Freedom Sunday Sparks an Old Controversy

September 29, 2008

Yesterday was “Pulpit Freedom Sunday:” a time when 32 pastors across 22 states decided to test the separation between church and state against the IRS and judicial interpretation that certain speech is political, and thereby if spoken forom the pulpit would risk the tax-exempt status of the church in question.  The Alliance Defense Fund want to get the [...]

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Gun Rights Preserved by One Vote

June 26, 2008

The Supreme Court has obviously been a little bipolar lately… who am I kidding?  Justice Kennedy wants to be the powerful/swing justice on the court as he voted today with the Four Good Justices to uphold the Second Amendment.  It was a Scalia v. Stevens battle, with Scalia happily on the winning side.  Justice Antonin Scalia wrote a [...]

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