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Thursday, June 23, 2022
The Eighth Circuit's Boycott Ruling Does a Lot More and a Lot Less Than You Think
Yesterday, the Eighth Circuit sitting en banc upheld Arkansas' law prohibiting government contractors from boycotting Israel during the...
Tuesday, June 21, 2022
The Ministerial Exception and Neutral Rules after Carson v. Makin
States like to give money to things. They like to fund schools, or recycling campaigns, or building repairs, or sports programs. And sometim...
Sunday, June 19, 2022
The Two Halves of Linked Oppressions
Consider paired statements of the following form: "Freeing Palestine is a queer issue"/"Queer liberation is a Palestinian iss...
Friday, June 17, 2022
Rate that Apology: Lizzo
I will confess: I don't know much about Lizzo. But my wife is a fan -- she actually saw Lizzo in concert years ago before she was even t...
Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Why Is Democratic Support Amongst Latinos Crumbling?
Republican Mayra Flores won a special election for a heavily Latino Texas House seat on Tuesday , turning a historically blue seat red for t...
The Debate Link Reaches Legal Adulthood
Happy eighteenth birthday to The Debate Link! I started this endeavor in 2004, just after graduating high school. Now it's 18, and I'...
Tuesday, June 14, 2022
Why Hasn't AIPAC Endorsed Marjorie Taylor Greene?
AIPAC's much-criticized decision to endorse a slew of Republican insurrectionists has been the talk of the pro-Israel town over the pas...
Friday, June 10, 2022
Be Careful If Anyone Symbolizes You
Chesa Boudin, San Francisco's reform-minded chief prosecutor, was recalled by a wide margin on Tuesday. The media has been quick to hail...
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