Tagged: Clarence Thomas

The U.S. Supreme Court is a Hotbed of Politics

The U.S. Supreme Court is a Hotbed of Politics

I was not surprised to hear Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia (photo above, left) compare the individual mandate in the health care reform law to forcing Americans to buy broccoli. Disgusted yes, but surprised no....

When Foxes Guard the Chicken Coop

When Foxes Guard the Chicken Coop

When trust is gone, a society is truly bankrupt. And it looks to me as if Americans can no longer trust the guardians of their society. In one glaring example, we have the horrifying...

Who are These People and Who Would Trust Them?

Who are These People and Who Would Trust Them?

As the United States approaches fiscal collapse, with Republicans in Congress refusing to avert it, the “news” is not dominated by the debt ceiling crisis but by Rod Blagojevich,¬† the former governor of Illinois,...