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Unsound and Unfit

This afternoon, the Senate Judiciary Committee is scheduled to conduct its confirmation hearing for Berkeley law professor Goodwin Liu. Liu, who was nominated by President Obama to the U.S. Court of ...
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Obama and the Supreme Court

If America’s citizens care to wake up and pay attention before they elect as president a sweet-talking, moderate-posing left-wing ideologue with a history of alliances with anti-American radicals, one of ...
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Far From Sober

In “Lay Off Linda: Why doesn’t the New York Times stand up for Linda Greenhouse?,” Slate’s Emily Bazelon and Dahlia Lithwick offer a hilariously defective defense of Linda Greenhouse’s reporting ...
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Back to the States

Partial-birth abortion hasn’t been a good issue for the pro-abortion movement. It’s generally true that the more Americans focus on the reality of abortion, the less they support it. And ...