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Blistering Liberal Dissent To Wrong-Headed SCOTUS Decision

Blistering Liberal Dissent To Wrong-Headed SCOTUS Decision

In today’s horrible decision to allow the rich to have greater influence electing their buddies, Stephen Breyer wrote a strong dissent signed by Sonia Sotomayor, Ruth Bader Ginsburg and Elena Kagen. “Where enough money calls the tune, the general public will not be heard,” Justice Stephen Breyer wrote, in a dissenting opinion signed by Justices […]

April 2, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Satire: SCOTUS McCutcheon Ruling Great News For America!

I know that readers come to this website looking for a liberal viewpoint on the issues of the day, but sometimes I feel it’s necessary to write something that flies in the face of common sense and shatters the preconceived notions that so many conservatives have about the way liberals think about things. For instance, […]

April 2, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Supreme Court Strikes Down Limits On Campaign Contributions

The high court has thrown out limits on how much donors can give candidates in aggregate. The justices ruled 5-4, in a decision written by Chief Justice John Roberts, that limits on the total amount of money donors can give to all candidates, committees and political parties are unconstitutional. The decision frees the nation’s wealthiest […]

April 2, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Lila Rose appeared on the Daily Caller interview show of Ginni Thomas, wife of Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas. Thomas is a Tea Party activist. Rose went on about we’ve had “tyrants” in power, like we do now. “Secular is somehow saying there’s no God, there’s no higher power, there’s no higher law,” she said. […]

March 31, 2014 / More... ( comments)

What Will Happen If Companies Can Claim Religions Exemptions

Cartoonist Brian Mcfadden has it in the New York Times. Repost This Article Now read this:Mississippi Passes ‘Religious Freedom’ Bill That Is Not ‘Free’ For Gays (Apr 2, 2014) The Most Egregious Examples of Hobby Lobby’s Religious Hypocrisy (Apr 2, 2014) Supreme Court Takes On Birth Control Mandate (Mar 20, 2014) First-Ever Video Inside The […]

March 30, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Extremely Important SCOTUS Case Getting Too Little Attention

The Hobby Lobby/Conestoga cases are getting much deserved attention, but another case before the high court deserves equal time. The issue is whether the Supreme Court will allow the Secret Service to quash dissent. Wood v. Moss is about whether protesters can be treated differently if their views are ones of dissent. The case involves […]

March 27, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Justice Kennedy Gives Hobby Lobby’s Anti-Contraception Case A Big, Fat, Crazy Gift

The Supreme Court heard arguments in the dual Obamacare contraceptive cases, Sebelius v. Hobby Lobby Stores, Inc. and Conestoga Wood Specialties Corp. v. Sebelius yesterday, and the upshot is that prospects are looking rather grim for the government’s case. As we’ve discussed here before, both suits involve each corporation’s religious objections to the law mandating […]

March 26, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Kohn: If Hobby Lobby Is So Godly, How About Paying A Living Wage

Sally Kohn at the Daily Beast wants to know, “What’s religious about corporate America cheating workers?” Aren’t we all so relieved that corporations have finally found religion? After all, that’s the point of the Hobby Lobby and Conestoga Wood cases being heard in the Supreme Court this week, right? The Affordable Care Act requires that […]

March 26, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Will Supreme Court Be Science Deniers?

Science Denial May Prevail In Hobby Lobby, Conestoga Cases (via http://crooksandliars.com) Today’s Supreme Court arguments about contraception, the ACA and religious liberty began with the ACA in a winning position. ThinkProgress: It was clear from the get go that the Court’s liberals understood that their best course involved highlighting… Repost This Article Now read this:Tax […]

March 26, 2014 / More... ( comments)

Get Your Fake Conscience Objections Off My Lawn

by Annalee The Green Family, owners of the Hobby Lobby chain of craft stores, has asked the US Supreme Court to grant them ‘conscience protection,’ exempting them from their obligations under the Affordable Care Act. They claim that their religious convictions don’t allow them to cover employees’ birth control. As it happens, I know a […]

March 25, 2014 / More... ( comments)

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