The Free Exercise of Religion in America
The following is a submitted assignment from a class I am taking on the United States Constitution which I thought this audience might appreciate: The First Amendment to the Constitution of the United States reads as follows: Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press; or the | Read More »
Tags: American history
, First Amendment
, freedom of religion
Fausta’s podcast (03/16/09): Engel, PMA, and organic food.
In which I Jacobin all over the place again. Link here, or listen below. I like doing these, so you’re stuck with me mentioning these when I do them. Some of the posts that I mentioned: PMA Engel Organic food Sites I mentioned: Is this blog on? Protein Wisdom Track a ‘crat Crossposted to Moe Lane.
Rep. Eliot Engel (D, NY-17) gets away with tax evasion.
I’ll need to remember this one if I ever have issues with my own state taxes: Bronx Rep. Eliot Engel calls Maryland home for tax break Bronx Rep. Eliot Engel may call himself a life-long Bronx resident, but he has also called Maryland his primary residence for years to get a local tax break that state officials have just squashed. Engel, who rents an apartment | Read More »