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2014/08/29 05:56
2014/08/29 05:56
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... and stoked by some monks, is tolerated by the regime and, it must be said, much of Burmese society. Land seizures have increased, as have arrests of farmers and land rights activists. Burma...
2014/08/29 05:56
2014/08/29 05:56
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2014/08/29 05:08
2014/08/29 05:08
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... what they see as illegitimate religious minorities and the barbaric brutality served on American journalist James Foley indeed make it very hard not merge the sin with the sinner. They...
2014/08/29 03:27
2014/08/29 03:27
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... harm to the monument owners by violating their First and Fifth Amendment rights." The American Civil Liberties Union of New Mexico sued the city on behalf of Felix and Coone. ACLU...
2014/08/29 02:43
2014/08/29 02:43
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The revival of the moribund Equal Rights Amendment (ERA) and a push for its inclusion in the U.S. Constitution. Yes, the ERA — the 1970s lightning rod of division between feminists and gender...
2014/08/29 01:21
2014/08/29 01:21
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... Judge John Dietz of Austin ruled Thursday the state’s funding of public schools is unconstitutional. In his ruling, the judge wrote, “The court finds that the Texas school finance...
2014/08/29 00:17
2014/08/29 00:17
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... the Rights and Duties of States (signed in 1933 by the United States and numerous Latin American countries). There must be a grievance, members and some sort of declaration against a...
2014/08/28 22:15
2014/08/28 22:15
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... the inglorious surrender of Belfast,” Megan Pinette, the president of the Belfast Historical Society, said Wednesday afternoon of the events of Sept. 1, 1814. The war was primarily a naval...
2014/08/28 18:45
2014/08/28 18:45
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... the Federalists, who championed a strong central state and an industrial economy. In the American political imagination, Jefferson is rural, idealistic, and democratic, while Hamilton is...
2014/08/28 18:07
2014/08/28 18:07
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Wyoming Free Library, 358 Wyoming Ave. 4 to 6 p.m. Monday, Sept. 15. Registration: 570-693-1364. Constitution Day Lecture, with philosophy professor Gregory Bassham speaking on “A Living...
2014/08/28 15:51
2014/08/28 15:51
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... money collected from discriminatory taxes on car rentals paid by visitors to Seattle. The American Society of Travel Agents has long been concerned about the growing trend of heaping taxes...
2014/08/28 15:08
2014/08/28 15:08
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... unusual exhibition - "Jefferson, Philadelphia, and the Founding of a Nation" - at the quiet American Philosophical Society Museum, just behind Independence Hall on Fifth Street, one can see...
2014/08/28 14:51
2014/08/28 14:51
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In D.C., African-Americans Ask After Ferguson, What’s Next? Demonstrators march up Sixth Street as part of a Wednesday Ferguson rally in D.C. (Bridget Bowman/CQ Roll Call) A young African-American...
2014/08/28 10:45
2014/08/28 10:45
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... group with supposedly mystical ties that some people have claimed has immense influence on society and culture and have been tied to a number of conspiracy theories for years. "I hate...
2014/08/28 00:17
2014/08/28 00:17
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YOU HAVE THE OPPORTUNITY AND EXPERIENCES TO BE ABLE TO GET INVOLVED AT A YOUNG AGE AND THAT OUR CONSTITUTION IS ONE THAT LETS ANYONE 21 OR OLDER REPRESENT THE PEOPLE. WE CHATTED WITH SULLIVAN...
2014/08/27 20:53
2014/08/27 20:53
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... at Nuremberg. Second, the US government’s war on Iraq was also illegal under our form of constitutional government. President Bush was required by the law of the Constitution to secure a...
2014/08/27 13:36
2014/08/27 13:36
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Mr Correa received strong support from governments throughout the Americas, with a string of Latin American nations and the US all speaking up for the embattled president. Within hours of the...
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2014/08/27 12:42
2014/08/27 12:42
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... to about hear Heller v. D.C. The case would decide whether the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution protects an individual right to own and carry guns. He had 20 law students with him. He...
2014/08/27 11:48
2014/08/27 11:48
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... November. In June the Nation first reported on the annual Koch retreat, loftily titled “American Courage: Our Commitment to a Free Society,” and heavily focused on helping the GOP take...
2014/08/27 09:26
2014/08/27 09:26
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... made great strides in securing equal treatment for women across the board. But while the Constitution guarantees women the right to vote, it does nothing to protect them from the subtle...
2014/08/26 09:26
2014/08/26 09:26
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... version of the plenary address delivered to the annual meeting of the Catholic Theological Society of America in June 2014. Theology, in its broadest and most fundamental sense, denotes a...
2014/08/29 05:56
2014/08/29 05:56
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