Tag Archives: Constitution

Send it to the Nine

There’s a lot of controversy surrounding the proposal to build a large mosque and Islamic community center three blocks away from Ground Zero– the site of 9/11. The proposal has several high-profile proponents (such as New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg) … Continue reading

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A Disruption of School Affairs

A friend of mine lives in a particularly conservative city in south Texas; a city where 41% of the population is of Mexican descent and about 61% is Hispanic. When Arizona’s SB 1070 passed, my friend and twenty of his … Continue reading

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5 Reasons

What’s wrong with the new Arizona immigration law: 1) It encourages police officers to lie and come up with excuses to pull people over (eg. “broken taillight). 2) It’s 100% racial profiling. It encourages police officers to pull people over … Continue reading

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Mal-Intended Word Vomit

People like Glenn Beck, Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity, and their sort take up their airtime by spewing hate-speech and expressing their senseless enmity towards all things different. When they’re not doing that, they are completely lying about something else. The … Continue reading

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On Healthcare Reform, Fall 2009

“We the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, … Continue reading

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