Justice Scalia and Religion in the Public Square

I came upon the dissent filed by Justice Scalia in McCreary County vs. ACLU where the Supreme Court found that the intent behind the 10 Commandment display in the county courthouse was relevant to determining if the display itself is unconstitutional.  The Court stated that if the government acts with the predominant purpose to advance religion, that … Continue reading Justice Scalia and Religion in the Public Square

Subscription Commentary Gradual Change

This week's Subscription commentary (really last weeks a tad late) is on Gradual Change. I'm really talking about policy but the full commentary can apply to the Florida case too. Do you want to see the whole thing available here? Two ways that can be done: #1 Simply hit DaTipJar for any amount and I'll … Continue reading Subscription Commentary Gradual Change

MSM Remaking Pope Francis in their own image

Gnocchi Blokey:This one is better Blokey family: (together) Much Better The Amanda Show Blockblister Sketches 1999-2002 I've held back speaking about the current feeding frenzy concerning Pope Francis to see how the media is reacting. They have not disappointed: New York Times: Francis’ speeches clearly draw on the themes of liberation theology, a movement that … Continue reading MSM Remaking Pope Francis in their own image