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Episode 38: Know Your Rights

Jay and Luke take you through the parts of the Sixth Amendment, from speedy and public trials, to the subpoena power.

Episode 36: Pleading the Fifth [Part 1]

Luke and Jay talk about the first half of the Fifth Amendment. What’s so grand about a Grand Jury? Where does it come from and why do we still use ...

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Clinton Donors Charged in Massive Campaign-Finance Scheme

Eight people, including major Hillary Clinton donors and a witness in the Mueller investigation, have been charged in a massive campaign-finance scheme, the Justice Department announced on Tuesday. The individuals conspired to "make and conceal conduit and excessive campaign contributions" valued around $3.5 ... Read More

Clinton Donors Charged in Massive Campaign-Finance Scheme

Eight people, including major Hillary Clinton donors and a witness in the Mueller investigation, have been charged in a massive campaign-finance scheme, the Justice Department announced on Tuesday. The individuals conspired to "make and conceal conduit and excessive campaign contributions" valued around $3.5 ... Read More

Good Riddance to Kamala Harris

Per Edward-Isaac Dovere, Kamala Harris is no longer running for president. This is excellent, welcome news -- the cause for celebration. Good riddance! May Harris's failed attempt to find higher office destroy her career and sully her reputation for all time. I'm told that I'm not supposed to feel like this -- ... Read More

Good Riddance to Kamala Harris

Per Edward-Isaac Dovere, Kamala Harris is no longer running for president. This is excellent, welcome news -- the cause for celebration. Good riddance! May Harris's failed attempt to find higher office destroy her career and sully her reputation for all time. I'm told that I'm not supposed to feel like this -- ... Read More

Presidential Misconduct: Some Historical Perspective

This week, Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee trotted out a trio of dispassionate legal experts to explain why the impeachment of Donald Trump was justified. They were there to bring a veneer of gravitas and erudition to what’s been, until now, a highly partisan affair. But however smart people such ... Read More

Presidential Misconduct: Some Historical Perspective

This week, Democrats on the House Judiciary Committee trotted out a trio of dispassionate legal experts to explain why the impeachment of Donald Trump was justified. They were there to bring a veneer of gravitas and erudition to what’s been, until now, a highly partisan affair. But however smart people such ... Read More

Does Clint Eastwood’s New Movie Take Trump’s Side?

I've never been the villain of a Clint Eastwood movie before, but no hard feelings. I very much enjoyed Eastwood's new drama Richard Jewell, despite it taking the side of a guy who sued me. I'll post a review next week. I don't know to what extent people who weren't sued by the late Richard Jewell remember ... Read More

Does Clint Eastwood’s New Movie Take Trump’s Side?

I've never been the villain of a Clint Eastwood movie before, but no hard feelings. I very much enjoyed Eastwood's new drama Richard Jewell, despite it taking the side of a guy who sued me. I'll post a review next week. I don't know to what extent people who weren't sued by the late Richard Jewell remember ... Read More

A Tyrannical Minority and Silent Majority

As I noted Monday on the Corner, British journalist James Kirkup has done a great public service in sharing a document that helps explain how the transgender movement, which many privately admit has overreached and is unconvincing, has been so successful so quickly. The document was produced by a major ... Read More

A Tyrannical Minority and Silent Majority

As I noted Monday on the Corner, British journalist James Kirkup has done a great public service in sharing a document that helps explain how the transgender movement, which many privately admit has overreached and is unconvincing, has been so successful so quickly. The document was produced by a major ... Read More

Trump Is Incidental to the Culture War

Why do Evangelicals and other religious conservatives support Donald Trump? Sometimes liberals try to explain conservative behavior as the product of false consciousness. Sometimes they claim not to understand it at all. Ezra Klein takes up the challenge of answering this question by examining a recent speech ... Read More

Trump Is Incidental to the Culture War

Why do Evangelicals and other religious conservatives support Donald Trump? Sometimes liberals try to explain conservative behavior as the product of false consciousness. Sometimes they claim not to understand it at all. Ezra Klein takes up the challenge of answering this question by examining a recent speech ... Read More