Tag: 1st Amendment

Watch UChicago's Prof. Geoffrey Stone discuss the impact of the Presidential election on the U. S. Supreme Court, Cable/Web

Prof. Geoffrey Stone: I don’t care whether Trump is a Republican or a Democrat—or a liberal or a conservative—I do not trust my country with him. You can watch, 24/7, UChicago Law School professor Geoffrey Stone, author of a dozen scholarly books, fifty scholarly articles and 300 columns illuminate  key issues relating to the U.... Read more »

Frustrated by Charleston, Tribune columnist Huppke throws logic out the window w/his call for more gun control

Chicago Tribune columnist Rex Huppke, in his frustration, abandons logic in yesterday’s column about the tragic killing of nine innocent people in Charleston last Wednesday.  He thinks politicians are being disingenuous in their response to these murders.  Huppke asserts they are shedding “Crocodile tears.” Let’s take a look at the Tribune columnist’s argument and see... Read more »

And then there were six: Sen.Trotter trots out of the 2nd CD race.

With State Sen. Donne Trotter backing out yesterday of the 2nd CD race to replace the “purportedly bi-polar,” ethically, marriage vows and legally challenged Cong. Jesse Jackson, Jr. (D-Third Airport), that leaves six major 2nd CD candidates in the Democratic  Primary (based on Money, Organization, Message, Political History and Base)– listed below in rough order... Read more »