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May 12, 2019May 2019

Posted by William77
LINKVideos: Scenes of protests across India against clean chit to CJI in sexual harassment case
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Leftists
May 4, 2019May 2019

Posted by AnonySchmoose
"The Secret to Swaying the Supreme Court" "The court’s gone conservative. But there’s pretty clear evidence that public pressure can make a difference." What kinds of change can 'We, The People' demand en masse, so that ...
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General & Hellos
May 3, 2019May 2019

Posted by William77
LINKSC panel's handling of sexual harassment charges against CJI Ranjan Gogoi shows why women suffer in silence - Firstpost
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Leftists
May 1, 2019May 2019

Posted by sassygirl3869
"You lied to Congress." Senator Mazie Hironno attacks William Barr at Senate Judiciary Committee today. Do you think he lied? Should he be forced to resign? Do you think Fuhrer Trump promised Barr a seat on the Supreme Court? I bet ...
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General & Hellos
Apr 30, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
LINKMichigan Supreme Court rules police can't search passengers during stops without consent | TheHill
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All Things Asia
Apr 28, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by Boomtarat03
Top 10 best places to visit in PHILIPPINES!
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General & Hellos
Apr 27, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by snytiger6
LINKKansas Supreme Court Rules State Constitution Protects Right To Abortion : NPR
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News & Links
Apr 26, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
LINKKansas Supreme Court rules woman's right to choose
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Online Dating: The Reality
Apr 26, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by demifeministgal
Do any women (or men I suppose) here have experience with telling someone online y'all have incompatible values and it'd never work or that you are not interested/attracted to them, only to have them message you incessantly trying to change your mind...
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Trump Pinata
Apr 24, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by camne
OMG. LOL. Trump says he'll turn to Supreme Court if Congress begins impeachment By KATIE GALIOTO 04/24/2019 10:22 AM EDT President Donald Trump on Wednesday said he would turn to the Supreme Court if the House of Representatives ...
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General & Hellos
Apr 24, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by St-Sinner
A very good answer really
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General & Hellos
Apr 23, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by Petter
Activists release nine thousand pheasants from a hatchery and lead them to a forest. A spokesman for the countryside alliance said that as a result many shoots may go out of business, then had the stupidity to state "By releasing birds ...
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General & Hellos
Apr 23, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by snytiger6
LINKTrump's Reshaped Supreme Court Will Review Gay and Transgender Rights in the Workplace
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Just for Laughs
Apr 18, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by MojoDave
Oh dear... what now? Veggie gardens going to the Fla Supreme Court?
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Singles/Mingle/Chat
Apr 17, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by sassygirl3869
Good Morning All. Dan and I have started packing and moving. I just unpacked 2 months ago. Its warm and sunny. This is the first phase. The final move in 2 weeks. Things are improving in selling my NH home. My daughter's appeal got rejected by NH ...
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Quotes
Apr 14, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by Daco2007
Something for the times in which we live. “As nightfall does not come all at once, neither does oppression, In both instances there is a twilight when everything remains seemingly unchanged. And it is in such twilight that we all must be most ...
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General & Hellos
Apr 13, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by Captain_Feelgood
Okay... that's pretty damn good there..
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50s +
Apr 12, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by dan325
Anomie: "...personal unrest, alienation, and uncertainty that comes from a lack of purpose or ideals." (Merriam-Webster's Collegiate Dictionary, 11th edition.) I'm in that state all too often now. Not because I lack personal ideals or purpose, but...
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Politics
Apr 12, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKDaniel Ellsberg On Assange Arrest: The Beginning of the End For Press Freedom
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General & Hellos
Apr 11, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by zblaze
LINKDeath v. Religion at the Supreme Court - Religion News Service
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General & Hellos
Apr 11, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by zblaze
LINKUS atheists up in arms over ‘In God We Trust’ license plates — RT USA News
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General & Hellos
Apr 11, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by Elganned
LINKThe Supreme Court Considers Giving Conservative Christians a License to Discriminate...Again - Rewire.News
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Gun Control Now
Apr 9, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by GipsyOfNewSpain
Is supreme court in nra's big pockets?
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Trump Pinata
Apr 9, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by Outlier
Bad News: Nearly every jurisdiction has held that the word "shall" is confusing because it can also mean "may, will or must." Legal reference books like the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure no longer use the word "shall." Even the Supreme Court ...
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Uncommon words and their meanings.
Apr 9, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by Outlier
Shall: Nearly every jurisdiction has held that the word "shall" is confusing because it can also mean "may, will or must." Legal reference books like the Federal Rules of Civil Procedure no longer use the word "shall." Even the Supreme Court ruled ...
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General & Hellos
Apr 6, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by Elganned
LINKSupreme Court rejects gun rights advocates over bump stocks
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General & Hellos
Apr 5, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by LiterateHiker
Bump stocks are now officially illegal in the entire United States
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The Union, Dues and Mod Free
Apr 1, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by Sheannutt
Have you ever heard of this group? My daughter sings this song every Friday night when she performs.
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General & Hellos
Apr 1, 2019Apr 2019

Posted by snytiger6
LINKUtah governor signs bill legalizing sex outside of marriage | TheHill
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News & Links
Mar 25, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
LINKSupreme Court won’t hear appeal from company resisting Mueller subpoena
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General & Hellos
Mar 24, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by snytiger6
LINKJapan’s Supreme Court rules transgender people still have to get sterilised
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Trump Pinata
Mar 24, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by camne
Trump isn’t smart enough to understand how the Supreme Court is about to disempower the presidency IAN MILLHISER 4 hours ago Donald Trump will almost certainly usher in an era of much weaker presidents and far stronger ...
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News & Links
Mar 24, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by SeaGreenEyez
LINK55 Years Later, Lawyer Will Again Argue Over Redistricting Before Supreme Court : NPR
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General & Hellos
Mar 23, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by Charlene
Is it time Yet?
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Politics
Mar 22, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by WilliamCharles
LINKThe Supreme Court and Dual Citizenship
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Politics
Mar 19, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by zblaze
LINKSupreme Court poised to save the Bladensburg Cross (commentary) - silive.com
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Politics
Mar 19, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by Elganned
Welcome to the Gulag. Supreme Court says the government can pick up and detain immigrants even years after they've completed their prison sentences.
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News & Links
Mar 18, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by Elganned
LINKU.S. Supreme Court rejects Hawaii B&B that refused to serve lesbian couple
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Silly, Random & Fun
Mar 17, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by AntaresRose
A piciture taken of a special plant growing in Saguro, CA
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Politics
Mar 15, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by LiterateHiker
Connecticut Supreme Court Allows Sandy Hook Families to Sue Gun Manufacturers
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News & Links
Mar 13, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by jerry99
LINKPaul Manafort indicted in New York moments after sentencing in D.C. case
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Memes R Us
Mar 11, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by EricTrommater
I want royalties!
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Politics
Mar 10, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by tkcoy
Is "Social Justice" a dogmatic religion? If so, can "Social Justice Warriors" be called "free thinkers" with a straight face? I'm a member of the LGBT community. I favor socialism, but not in its pure form. I am a left-leaning political centrist. I...
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General & Hellos
Mar 9, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by snytiger6
LINKIowa Supreme Court rules that Medicaid can cover sex reassignment surgery
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Leftists
Mar 8, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by TheGreatShadow
Cops not required to document basis for traffic stops, Indiana Supreme Court rules
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Freedom from Religion Foundation
Mar 8, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by phxbillcee
FFRF's Big Win at the Supreme Court
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Politics
Mar 7, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by david75090
LINKThe Supreme Court Is Quietly Changing the Status of Religion in American Life | The New Yorker
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Politics
Mar 7, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by kmdskit3
Two recent opinions by Supreme Court Justices Clarence Thomas should alarm us all.
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News & Links
Mar 5, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by AtheistNews
The U.S. Supreme Court today let stand a huge win for Freedom From Religion Foundation — and state/church separation — in a case about unconstitutional governmental funding of churches in New Jersey. The N.J. Supreme Court had unanimously held ...
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News & Links
Mar 3, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by AtheistNews
The Freedom From Religion Foundation has filed a strong brief before an appeals court to ensure an end to the Pennsylvania House’s discrimination against nonbelievers. After Pennsylvania House officials systematically denied freethinkers an ...
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Trump Pinata
Mar 1, 2019Mar 2019

Posted by St-Sinner
POLLAfter Nixon and his Watergate, a lot of good restrictions and changes came to the American democracy and ways how the Congress in Washington worked. The Church Committee initiated laws against personal surveillance of citizens, the Supreme Court ...
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News & Links
Feb 28, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by AtheistNews
This week on FFRF's Ask an Atheist, FFRF Legal Director Rebecca Markert and Staff Attorney Patrick Elliott will be Skyping with Director of Strategic Response Andrew Seidel from Washington D.C. They will be discussing the Supreme Court Bladensburg ...
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News & Links
Feb 28, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by jerry99
Funny about Trump accusing him of lying and fraud when he was obviously doing exactly what Trump ordered him to do. Mr. Trump: you may want to extend your overseas tour for a bit, like 10-20 years! Donald J. Trump: Michael Cohen was one of ...
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News & Links
Feb 27, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by AtheistNews
The Center for Inquiry's Director of Government Affairs, Jason Lemieux, is a veteran of the US Marine Corps. On the steps of the U.S. Supreme Court, he tells what is really behind the Bladensburg Cross case (American Legion et al. v. American ...
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News & Links
Feb 26, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by AtheistNews
By David Niose As I read pundits commenting on the Bladensburg cross lawsuit (Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission v. American Humanist Association, which will be argued before the Supreme Court tomorrow) I sometimes wonder if ...
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News & Links
Feb 26, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by AtheistNews
The U.S. Supreme Court has an easy call to make over the constitutionality of a 40-foot concrete cross on governmental land in Bladensburg, Md. Oral arguments are being heard on Wednesday, Feb. 27, over this fraught challenge. One would expect to ...
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News & Links
Feb 26, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by 48thRonin
LINKSupreme Court’s new ruling on civil asset forfeiture is pretty huge – ThinkProgress
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Politics
Feb 25, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by mojo5501
Not sure where I stand on this because of the age of this cross monument and how it speaks to a different era. I am interested how the Supreme Court rules. Also interesed in hearing how other folks form an opinion about it.
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Politics
Feb 25, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by Trajan61
The US Supreme Court is getting ready to hear another gun rights case and with the conservative majority they should rule favorably for gun rights.
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Conservative Atheists
Feb 25, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by Trajan61
The US Supreme Court is getting ready to hear another gun rights case. With the conservative majority they should rule favorably for gun rights.
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Politics
Feb 22, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by THHA
LINKIsrael’s ‘weapon exports to Rwanda during genocide’ to stay secret, following Supreme Court ruling | The Independent
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Academic (e.g., Science)
Feb 21, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by WilliamFleming
A sense of awe is very beneficial for our health and happiness according to a recent study.
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The Federalist Papers
Feb 20, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by doug6352
9-0: SCOTUS Delivers Devastating Decision To State Sponsored Seizure Schemes One of the best Supreme Court decisions in my lifetime, and Ruth Bader Ginsburg wrote it. Truth is stranger than fiction!
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General & Hellos
Feb 20, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by kgoodyear
Civil forfeiture: Finally a limitation on Policing for Profit. JUST IN: Supreme Court limits power of states and localities to impose fines, seize property
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Politics
Feb 20, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by LiterateHiker
The Clever Legal Plan to Stop Trump's Wall
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News & Links
Feb 19, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by mzbehavin
In The News... My perspective. Former Trump adviser Stone ordered to appear in court over Instagram posts viewed as threat. Could face jail time. I hope to hell it does. Jail is just where he belongs. Supreme Court Declines to Review ...
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Leftists
Feb 19, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by sassygirl3869
Clarence Thomas wants the Supreme Court to reconsider a case that created a higher burden for public figures to sue news organizations creating a roadmap for Trump to open up libel laws? - WTF!!!!!! Trump wants to sue the Media and ...
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Family & Parenting
Feb 18, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by toxdoc
So a public school teacher prayed over my 16 yo autistic atheist son to help him with his issues..... Awe hell no. Engel vs. Vitale (1962 Supreme Court ruling) was cited in my response letter to admin.
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Politics
Feb 18, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by SidneyWinston
Could the US Supreme Court hypothecally re-introduce Alcohol Prohibition?
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Out Of The Illusion
Feb 16, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by William_Mary
A step towards presidential dictatorship (Neither Pelosi nor Schumer, nor any other leading congressional Democrat, has suggested that Trump’s action is an impeachable offense, or that the president should be removed from office for a ...
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General & Hellos
Feb 14, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by MikeCE1
Happy Valentine's day to all you ladies out there! ?
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Canadian, eh?
Feb 14, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by John_Tyrrell
Supreme Court finds teacher who used camera pen guilty of voyeurism The Supreme Court of Canada says a London, Ont., teacher who secretly filmed female students' chests with a camera pen is guilty of voyeurism. Writing for the bench, Chief Justice ...
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News & Links
Feb 14, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by Lukian
LINKJudge rules Sandy Hook families can depose Alex Jones in defamation case | TheHill
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Religion & Spirituality
Feb 10, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by Rob1948
A very dangerous opinion by a Supreme Court Justice. One which, on its face, could allow massive ”legal” discrimination by and/or in individual states if it’s allowed to stand as a majority opinion of the Supreme Court. Essentially, Justice ...
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The Union, Dues and Mod Free
Feb 8, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by kenriley
For pro-choice this latest ruling from the Supreme court might not be much of a win, depending on what state you live. Time will tell.
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Legalize Cannabis Nationwide/Worldwide
Feb 6, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by OldGoat43
New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo (D) said he is going to "try like heck" to get marijuana legalization included in the budget. Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf (D) said he's not ready to fast track marijuana legalization. Maine Gov. Janet Mills (D) said her ...
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Trump Pinata
Feb 5, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by AntaresRose
What is the first thing a cult does?
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Trump Pinata
Feb 5, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by of-the-mountain
Trump's wall bulldozers have arrived at Texas' National Butterfly Center!BY Walter Einenkel "There is not a single positive thing that one can say about the Trump-proposed border wall. It’s not simply a useless symbol of an ...
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Libertarian Agnostics
Feb 2, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by SpikeTalon
The collectivism known as democratic socialism is nothing more than cleverly disguised hatred against individual liberty-
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Politics
Feb 1, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by zblaze
LINKReading the Blitz: State Governments Counter the Christian Right - TheHumanist.com
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Politics
Feb 1, 2019Feb 2019

Posted by Marcel3405
Voter fraud: Chris Kobach (GOP) 31st Secretary of State Kansas, moved the one polling place for 13.000 voters (overwhelmingly Hispanic voters) outside Dodge city limits which could only be reached by car. He cited road construction which on ...
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Politics
Jan 31, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by zblaze
LINKJustice Alito pens a bizarre love letter to Christian right – ThinkProgress
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Politics
Jan 31, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by SassyLady
At the same time, Reed said many of the top priorities of evangelicals had been supported by the administration. He included “repeal of the Johnson amendment”, which prohibited nonprofits and houses of worship from endorsing political candidates,...
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Politics
Jan 30, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by HippieChick58
US Average Rent
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Philosophy & Meaning
Jan 30, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by Mcflewster
Carl Woese: "Yes, I do not like people saying that atheism is based on science, because it’s not. It’s an alien invasion of science."
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Pro Gun Rights
Jan 26, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by Trajan61
The US Supreme Court is getting ready to hear an important 2nd amendment case.
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Politics
Jan 26, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by Trajan61
The US Supreme Court is getting ready to hear an important 2nd amendment case.
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Science, Health & History Tidbits
Jan 26, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by phxbillcee
Europe's 'New' Periodic Table Predicts Which Elements Will Disappear in the Next 100 Years
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Politics
Jan 25, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by of-the-mountain
We are being sold out by both political parties in this climate change case! Carbon Dividend Bill in House Would Gut Clean Air Act Authority to Stop Climate Change: "WASHINGTON - Legislation introduced Thursday by Rep. Ted Deutch ...
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Baby Boomers
Jan 25, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by Tomfoolery33
Keep that in mind.
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Foxhole Atheists
Jan 24, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by dokala
Supreme Court torches appeal in giant, toxic burn pit on front steps
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ServiceMembersHangout
Jan 24, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by dokala
Supreme Court torches appeal in giant, toxic burn pit on front steps
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Politics
Jan 24, 2019Jan 2019

Posted by Marine
We are facing so many recently won battles in race,gender,individual rights that are now going to be challenged in this new Supreme Court and they could be reversed. How can we prevent this from happening?
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