It is quite literally, a matter of life and death. There are far too many people without rights and nothing stands in the way of them being murdered. In fact in some places, this is so routine that people no longer pay much attention.
Standing up for our individual rights should be of the utmost importance in EVERY American's life these days. With the new political mentality of taking away voting rights, women's rights, gay rights, minimum wage, unions, the rights to assemble, and much more it is even more imperative that we stand united to maintain our rights afforded us under our constitution. The radical right wing constantly harps about the constitution and then turns around and stamps out basic human rights like it is nothing. These people are tyrants and we must not allow them to continue this practice. As well as keeping an eagle eye on the other party to make sure they do not follow suit.
by Kiz 9 years ago
http://www.alternet.org/sex/96366/yet_a … be_ashamedWhat do you folks think of this story? The bias present in it is that it is written based on upholding the Constitution, the right for liberty and the pursuit of happiness, freedom of speech and all those types of things. You...
by Marlene Bertrand 16 months ago
Do American citizens give up their civil rights when they join the military?My husband told me that when he joined the military, they told him he was the property of the United States. That got me to wondering if that meant he lost his civil rights while he was serving in the military.
by Sharon Stajda 6 weeks ago
My question - In general, how do you feel about the right to religious freedom being used in this specific Supreme Court decision? Does one have the right to discriminate due to a religious belief? The Supreme Court ruled today in favor of a Colorado cake baker who refused to make a...
by Laura Schneider 13 months ago
Why do so many people feel "entitled" and "deserving" these days?This seems especially apparent in younger people and children.
by My Esoteric 2 weeks ago
Clearly, Donald Trump will nominate the most extreme conservative he can find to replace Kennedy and Sen Mitch McConnell will do everything he can to get him appointed.At stake, of course, is Kennedy's own legacy. I suspect he is quite aware that the important decisions he sided with the...
by leeberttea 8 years ago
... to carry regardless of state or local laws?I think the Supreme Court will rule today that Americans, all Americans have the constitutional right to carry guns and states and cities can not limit that right! This is huge and if the cour rules as I suspect will be an affirmation of liberty as the...
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