Posts tagged "constitution"
The Patient Body: A Closely-Held Business

The Patient Body: A Closely-Held Business

“The Patient Body” is a monthly column by Ann Neumann about issues at the intersection of religion and medicine.

New McCarthy Era?

Despite disastrous ratings declines, Glenn Beck continues to be hard to ignore.  Lately he's taken to "red-baiting" the president, as Media Matters and others report.  Since the rise of the Tea Party and Beck's history professorship -- but since the election really -- commentators have been asking what's behind the Right's demonization...

Literal Interpretation of the Constitution

NPR's Melissa Block interviewed Senator Jeff Sessions (R-Alabama), ranking minority member of the Judiciary Committee, on a meeting held yesterday morning regarding President Obama's selection of a new Supreme Court justice. Here's the money quote that Block didn't pursue:
I would like to see a nominee who is committed to faithfully following the Constitution...