Tag Archives: civics

California’s same-sex marriage case affects all of us

This suit raises a serious question: When should a majority have the power to take away a constitutional right granted by
a court?

California’s same-sex marriage case affects all of us | csmonitor.com

Palin doesn’t understand First Amendment

“If [the media] convince enough voters that that is negative campaigning, for me to call Barack Obama out on his associations,” Palin said, “then I don’t know what the future of our country would be in terms of First Amendment rights and our ability to ask questions without fear of attacks by the mainstream media.”

Palin doesn’t understand First Amendment – War Room – Salon.com

I’m working hard at it, but I can’t help pitying the woman a little bit.  She knows so little about government, and just keeps bulling ahead.  The hell of it is, her lunatic followers think it’s fine for a vice-presidential candidate to know nothing about civics.  (What the hell, Bubba?  I’m a good Murrican, and I never needed to study no guvverment in school.)