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If the House vacated the Speakership, who do you think should replace Boehner?
Hypothetical scenario: Say enough Democrats and moderate Republicans got sick of Boehner's cowardice costing the economy 300 billion bucks a day, ejected him as Speaker, and voted in a new Speaker. ...
MarthaPeregrine 10/04/2013 46 3 - -
Bodily sovereignty: McFall v. Shimp and abortion rights
I like to go to the Wikipedia main page to see the "Did you know" and "On this day" sections. And no, Wikipedia, I did not know that a Pennsylvania court ruled in 1978 that forcing someone to ...
MarthaPeregrine 07/19/2013 6 5 - -
Why I will always oppose the death penalty
I will always oppose the death penalty as an institution. It is not because it is probably more costly to sentence a person to death than it is to sentence them to life in prison without parole. I ...
MarthaPeregrine 07/16/2013 12 4 - -
Growing up in the time of liars
I am 24 years old. I voted for the first time for Obama in 2008, when I was 19 years old. I was not very politically aware during high school (which was in rural Nevada, you can guess the majority ...
MarthaPeregrine 07/12/2013 42 14 - -
My speculation about anti-gun control views, priviledge, and rugged individualism
It's a familiar scenario by now. A person, probably a white male, insisting that the government can't take away his access to guns because of the Second Amendment, the Founding Fathers, and all the ...
MarthaPeregrine 02/04/2013 31 3 - -
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