Published: Tue, 27 Sep 2016 11:15:02 +0000
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThe pro-life vs pro-choice debate is central to American social policy, religion, and culture. Learn why here.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZWhy is abortion legal in the United States? Tom Head explains.
2016-09-27T11:15:02Z12 common types of oppression and their origins.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThe importance of the Bill of Rights isn't as obvious as it might first appear.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZWhy is marijuana illegal? Find out inside.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZIs feminism relevant? Tom Head looks at the question.
2016-09-27T11:15:02Z8 reasons why marijuana should be legalized.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA description of the five major reasons why laws exist.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA look at the ten British civil liberties violations that helped cause the American Revolution.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThe 8 worst presidents ever on civil liberties issues.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThe Bill of Rights, as we call the first ten amendments to the U.S. Constitution, is the centerpiece of the civil liberties debate in the United States.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA guide to important dates in America's gun rights history. Learn the timeline and important dates of the Second Amendment and challenges to gun rights.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZLooking for information on different types of libertarians, including anarcho-capitalists, civil libertarians, classical liberals, fiscal libertarians, geolibertarians, left-libertarians, libertarian socialists, minarchists, neolibertarians, Objectivists, and paleolibertarians? You've come to the right place!
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA timeline history of the War on Drugs.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA timeline history of interracial marriage laws.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThe top 7 arguments against racial profiling.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA look at the Libertarian Party's Platform, including the party's stance on fiscal policy, property rights, public services and corporations.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA history of feminism in the United States. Includes illustrations and links to further resources on specific events.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZDoes the fetus have rights? Yes, up to a point.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZHistory of Racial Profiling - An Illustrated History of Racial Profiling in the United States
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA short history of American civil liberties.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA list of landmark Supreme Court cases on hate speech and the First Amendment.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThis article provides background behind the DC handgun case and a look at how the Supreme Court's ruling impacts gun owners nation-wide.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZWhy do people need government, and why is government important? Tom Head explains.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZWhere did the right to privacy come from? This timeline explores the origins of the right to privacy.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZAbortion rights explained from a civil liberties perspective. Includes links to rulings, quotations, and relevant organizations.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA timeline history of the Ku Klux Klan (KKK), a white supremacist terrorist organization that worked in collusion with Southern segregationist governments.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZDebunking five common arguments in favor of the death penalty.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThe Posse Comitatus Act of 1878, with definition and short history.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThe Fifth Amendment is arguably the most complex part of the original Bill of Rights. Here is a list of Supreme Court cases dealing with the Fifth Amendment.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZWhy marriage is a civil right, with constitutional references.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA list of ten persistent myths spread by some activists within the anti-abortion movement.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZSupreme Court cases dealing with the Ninth Amendment.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZDoes hate crime legislation threaten free speech?
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZTen astonishingly racist Supreme Court rulings.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZAn overview of landmark Supreme Court death penalty cases.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZAn illustrated guide to various types of execution, capital punishment and death penalty enforcement in use by various governments today.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThird-wave feminism and the future of the feminist movement.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZAlcohol is, without question, our country's deadliest recreational drug - and one of the most addictive. Read six reasons why alcohol is legal.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThe history of racial segregationism in the United States is hard to pin down, as the key players have generally worked in secret.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZWhere do we get our rights? Tom Head reflects on the question.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA profile of the concept of the imperial presidency and the unitary executive theory.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA timeline history of freedom of speech in the United States.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA short history of Supreme Court cases dealing with self-incrimination.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThe First Amendment and its text, origins, and meanings. Includes links to information on specific clauses.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA timeline history of obscenity in the United States.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZIs abortion murder? Some critics of the procedure say yes, but let's examine that a little more carefully.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZHow much money does an abortion cost? Learn the average cost of an abortion.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA timeline history of desegregation in the United States.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA timeline history of marijuana laws in the United States.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA summary of Pace v. Alabama (1883), the Supreme Court's first interracial marriage case.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZWhat is illegal question? Tom Head explains.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZPicking up a protest sign and going out to march, in the heat or the cold, is not a very natural thing to do. But it's not a waste of time, and here's why.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZInformation about laws banning the burning and other desecration of the American flag, Texas v. Johnson, the Flag Protection Act, and the Flag Desecration Amendment.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZWhen did abortion begin? Civil Liberties.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA short illustrated history of xenophobia in the United States.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA human rights profile of the government of North Korea, known as the Democratic People's Republic of Korea (DPRK), which is guilty of systemic human rights abuses and human rights violations.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZSupreme Court cases dealing with the Fourteenth Amendment.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZDefinition of the term. Civil Liberties.
2016-09-27T11:15:02Z8 common arguments against immigration reform, with responses.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThe right to free speech is a U.S. tradition, but actually respecting the right to free speech is not. A timeline of censorship in the United States.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZPage 5. The last page of a formidable pro-gay marriage article on legal gay marriage supporting a pro-same sex marriage position in opposition to the Federal Marriage Amendment.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZGun rights took a step forward under the administration of President George W. Bush. A federal ban on assault weapons expired during the administration of George W. Bush and nominations to the U.S. Supreme Court led to two major court victories favoring the Second Amendment. However, President Bush also supported some mild gun control measures.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZWhat would happen if Roe v. Wade were overturned?
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThe text, origins, and meaning of the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which protects the right to bear arms.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZHow will future Supreme Court cases address marijuana?
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA summary of McLaughlin v. State of Florida (1964), the Supreme Court's second interracial relationships case.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZGun rights took a step forward during President Ronald Reagan's administration, but took a step back after his presidency due in part to legislation that he supported. Learn about the important Second Amendment-related measures of the Reagan era, how they related to gun rights, and President Ronald Reagan's stance on them.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThe 5 most common arguments against the separation of church and state, with rebuttals.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThe text, origins, and meaning of Eighth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which protects defendants from cruel and unusual punishment.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZGun rights in Missouri. Learn more about gun rights in Missouri in this overview of gun laws in Missouri. From Missouri gun control to Missouri handgun laws, this is intended as a brief guide for Missouri gun owners.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZIn the case of McDonald v. Chicago, the U.S. Supreme Court specifically confirmed the individual right to possess guns under the Second Amendment.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZCommunity organizing is often criticized but seldom understood.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThe Miller test is the standard used by courts to define obscenity. It comes from the Supreme Court's 5-4 ruling in Miller v. California (1973)
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZFacts about the War on Drugs. Civil Liberties.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZAbortion is addressed indirectly in the Bible. What does the Bible have to say about the procedure?
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZWhy I use the term. Civil Liberties.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA timeline history of libertarianism and the Libertarian movement.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThe three most common opinions and views on abortion rights.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZSupreme Court cases dealing with the Second Amendment and gun control.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA timeline history of state's rights.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZSupreme Court cases dealing with double jeopardy.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZGun rights in West Virginia. Learn more about gun rights in West Virginia in this overview of gun laws in West Virginia. From West Virginia gun control to West Virginia handgun laws, this is intended as a brief guide for West Virginia gun owners.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZFrom Tennessee gun control to Tennessee handgun laws, this is intended as a brief guide for Tennessee gun owners.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThe text, origins, and meaning of the Fifth Amendment, which governs confessions and protects property rights, among other things.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZFormer President George W. Bush's civil liberties record is mixed, but better than many American recognize, particularly regarding immigration policy.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZWho wrote the First Amendment? Find out inside.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA timeline history of Miranda rights and the Miranda warning.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA timeline history of transgender and transsexual rights in the United States.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZAn illustrated history of the American gay rights movement.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZA timeline history of pornography, from 5200 BCE to the present.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZTen great literary classics that were targeted by obscenity trials. Includes James Joyce's
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZIs torture justified? It isn't necessarily an easy question.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZGun rights came under fire during the administration of President Bill Clinton. The Clinton administration brought about the Assault Weapons Ban and the Brady Bill, as well as several executive orders that pushed through new gun control measures.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZAn overview of Hillary Clinton's positions on key civil liberties issues.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThe text, origins, and meaning of the Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZFrom Oklahoma gun control to Oklahoma handgun laws, this is intended as a brief guide for Oklahoma gun owners.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZFrom Minnesota gun control to Minnesota handgun laws, this is intended as a brief overview for Minnesota gun owners.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZAn illustrated guide to present-day civil rights issues and racial discrimination.
2016-09-27T11:15:02ZThe concept of the Religious Right has always been vaguely insulting towards the tens of millions of evangelical voters who are counted among its ranks.