Politics Done Right with Egberto Willies Saturday 12:00 Noon Central/1:00 PM Eastern Call In, talk and/or Listen: (646) 929-2495 Listen On Computer/Smartphone Live/Podcast: HERE This week’s show What a week we had. My head is still spinning. We have so many decisions. Should we talk about the Supreme Court overturning the Defense Of Marriage Act? […]
The Supreme Court ruled today that Section 4 of the Voting Rights Act is unconstitutional. Many claim that the America of today is not the America of 1964. While that is true, many Republicans in Red States seem to think otherwise. Over the past several years these legislatures have been passing laws to restrict the […]
Supreme Court says Voting Rights Act Section 4 unconstitutional. The Right Is slowly taking rights from the middle class as they grow corporate rights.
The Supreme Court has ruled as it should. What makes this decision even more salient is that the decision was unanimous. Human genes cannot be patented. The background to the case is chilling. On May 12, 2009, the ACLU and the Public Patent Foundation filed a lawsuit against Myriad Genetics and the University of Utah […]
The Strip | By Brian McFadden Continued at NYTimes Here was Justice Scalia’s diatribe during the Voting Right’s Act case at the Supreme Court. Well, maybe it was making that judgment, Mr. Verrilli. But that’s — that’s a problem that I have. This Court doesn’t like to get involved in — in racial questions such […]
According to CNN, Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor and another Justice took the rather unusual step to speak out over racist remarks made by a federal prosecutor in a drug case. The case is Calhoun v. U.S. (12-6142). A Texas Man, Bongani Charles Calhoun, was convicted of participating in a drug buy and sentenced to […]