Kim Davis And Her Lawyer Are A Threat To The Constitution

April 16, 2016 James Conrad 0

Mathew Staver, the attorney who represents embattled Rowan County, Kentucky clerk Kim Davis, infamous for being jailed after denying marriage licenses to same-sex couples, admitted that his law firm, Liberty Counsel, had been advising Republican legislators about drafting up measures that encroach upon LGBT peoples’ rights.

According to CBS, Liberty Counsel had sent lawyers to all 50 states to influence legislators, and as a result, bills were filed in at least 20 states. […]

The Polymorphous Irony Of Antonin Scalia’s Racism

February 14, 2016 James Conrad 0

On December 9, 2015, while arguing Fisher v. University of Texas, an affirmative action case in which a pair of white students claimed that they were denied admission to the University of Texas at Austin on the basis of their race, Associate Justice Antonin Scalia offered some appallingly insensitive remarks that set race relations in the United States back by at least a half a century. […]