Published: Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:17:56 +0000
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThe pro-life vs. pro-choice debate is central to American social policy, religion and culture. Find out what each side believes.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZWhy is abortion legal in the United States? Tom Head explains.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZWhat would happen if Roe v. Wade were overturned?
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZWhy is marijuana illegal? Find out inside.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZAbortion rights explained from a civil liberties perspective. Includes links to rulings, quotations, and relevant organizations.
2016-10-24T11:17:56Z12 common types of oppression and their origins.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThe 8 worst presidents ever on civil liberties issues.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZIs abortion murder? Some critics of the procedure say yes, but let's examine that a little more carefully.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA list of ten persistent myths spread by some activists within the anti-abortion movement.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZIs feminism relevant? Tom Head looks at the question.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA timeline history of the War on Drugs.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZDoes the fetus have rights? Yes, up to a point.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA guide to important dates in America's gun rights history. Learn the timeline of the Second Amendment and the challenges to gun rights.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThe importance of the Bill of Rights isn't as obvious as it might first appear.
2016-10-24T11:17:56Z8 reasons why marijuana should be legalized.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThe 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.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThe text, origins, and meaning of the Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which protects the right to bear arms.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZHistory of Racial Profiling - An Illustrated History of Racial Profiling in the United States
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThe top 7 arguments against racial profiling.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZLooking 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!
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA timeline history of interracial marriage laws.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA profile of the concept of the imperial presidency and the unitary executive theory.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZWhen did abortion begin? Civil Liberties.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA description of the five major reasons why laws exist.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZWhat is illegal question? Tom Head explains.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZTen astonishingly racist Supreme Court rulings.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThis article provides background behind the DC handgun case and a look at how the Supreme Court's ruling impacts gun owners nation-wide.
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2016-10-24T11:17:56ZDebunking five common arguments in favor of the death penalty.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA look at the Libertarian Party's Platform, including the party's stance on fiscal policy, property rights, public services and corporations.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThe Declaration of Independence was an angry, desperate response to British oppression of colonists. The signers objected to 10 British policies.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA short history of American civil liberties.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZMarriage is established as a civil right by the Fourteenth Amendment. But does this apply to same-sex marriages? Read more to find out.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThe 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.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThe First Amendment and its text, origins, and meanings. Includes links to information on specific clauses.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZWhere did the right to privacy come from? This timeline explores the origins of the right to privacy.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA history of feminism in the United States. Includes illustrations and links to further resources on specific events.
2016-10-24T11:17:56Z8 common arguments against immigration reform, with responses.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZAn overview of landmark Supreme Court death penalty cases.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA timeline history of desegregation in the United States.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA timeline history of the Ku Klux Klan (KKK), a white supremacist terrorist organization that worked in collusion with Southern segregationist governments.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZWhy I use the term. Civil Liberties.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZAlcohol is, without question, our country's deadliest recreational drug - and one of the most addictive. Read six reasons why alcohol is legal.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZSupreme Court cases dealing with the Ninth Amendment.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA timeline history of freedom of speech in the United States.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA summary of Pace v. Alabama (1883), the Supreme Court's first interracial marriage case.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZHow much money does an abortion cost? Learn the average cost of an abortion.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA short history of Supreme Court cases dealing with self-incrimination.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZGun 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.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThe three most common opinions and views on abortion rights.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZAbortion is addressed indirectly in the Bible. What does the Bible have to say about the procedure?
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA timeline history of obscenity in the United States.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZSupreme Court cases dealing with the Fourteenth Amendment.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThe history of racial segregationism in the United States is hard to pin down, as the key players have generally worked in secret.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA timeline history of marijuana laws in the United States.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZDoes hate crime legislation threaten free speech?
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA list of landmark Supreme Court cases on hate speech and the First Amendment.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA 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.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA short illustrated history of xenophobia in the United States.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZWhy do we need government? Without it, individuals will create their own, a system political theorists refer to as despotism.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThe 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.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZSupreme Court cases dealing with the Second Amendment and gun control.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZAn illustrated guide to various types of execution, capital punishment and death penalty enforcement in use by various governments today.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThird-wave feminism and the future of the feminist movement.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZPage 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.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZGun 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.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZWhat is abortion? Find out here.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZGun 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.
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2016-10-24T11:17:56ZIn the case of McDonald v. Chicago, the U.S. Supreme Court specifically confirmed the individual right to possess guns under the Second Amendment.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThe 5 most common arguments against the separation of church and state, with rebuttals.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZComprehensive immigration reform explained. What is it, and why is it controversial?
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThe 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).
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZHow will future Supreme Court cases address marijuana?
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZInformation about laws banning the burning and other desecration of the American flag, Texas v. Johnson, the Flag Protection Act, and the Flag Desecration Amendment.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZFacts about the War on Drugs. Civil Liberties.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA summary of McLaughlin v. State of Florida (1964), the Supreme Court's second interracial relationships case.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA history and description of the passage in the First Amendment that guarantees the separation of church and state.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZFive questions (and answers) about transgender rights. Explains why it's a civil liberties issue, and what you can do to help.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZWhere do we get our rights? Tom Head reflects on the question.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZIs abortion now legal in every state? Tom Head explains.
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2016-10-24T11:17:56ZFormer President George W. Bush's civil liberties record is mixed, but better than many American recognize, particularly regarding immigration policy.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThe text, origins, and meaning of the Fifth Amendment, which governs confessions and protects property rights, among other things.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZAn overview of Hillary Clinton's positions on key civil liberties issues.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA timeline history of libertarianism and the Libertarian movement.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZAn illustrated history of the American gay rights movement.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA timeline history of transgender and transsexual rights in the United States.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThe text, origins, and meaning of the Fourth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThe text, origins, and meaning of Eighth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, which protects defendants from cruel and unusual punishment.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA timeline history of religious freedom in the United States.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZPicking 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.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZProstitution has existed in nearly every civilization on earth, stretching back throughout all of recorded human history.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZTen great literary classics that were targeted by obscenity trials. Includes James Joyce's
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZThe concept of the Religious Right has always been vaguely insulting towards the tens of millions of evangelical voters who are counted among its ranks.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZCommunity organizing is often criticized but seldom understood.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZGun 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.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZGun rights in New York. Learn more about gun rights in New York in this overview of gun laws in New York. From New York gun control to New York handgun laws, this is intended as a brief guide for New York gun owners.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZA timeline history of pornography, from 5200 BCE to the present.
2016-10-24T11:17:56ZSupreme Court cases dealing with pornography.