During a town hall meeting, President Obama promoted the idea of a federal mandatory voter law. “It would be transformative if everybody voted," he said. "That would counteract money more than anything. If everybody voted, then it would completely change the political map in this country.”
No displaying the American flag in school on "Mexicans' day," said school officials. Their decision has been affirmed by an appeals court. Now the Supreme Court may decide if Americanism can be disallowed in America.
Almost two years after Edward Snowden revealed the scope of NSA spying on American citizens, a federal court has issued another extension to keep the domestic spying program going until June, when Congress will vote on whether to reauthorize section 215 of the PATRIOT Act.
While Selma history may be in the news, Spokane patriots were making real news standing up to the federal government — and winning.
Wikipedia's lawsuit against the NSA highlights the all-inclusive scope of the NSA's relentless and unconstitutional collection of information on Wikipedia's customers.
The groundswell of public and congressional opposition against the ATF's proposed ban on 5.56 M855 rifle ammunition was so swift and strong that the agency announced on Tuesday that it was backing down.
The American Civil Liberties Union has announced that it will file a lawsuit against the National Security Agency and the Department of Justice on behalf of organizations including Wikimedia (the parent company of Wikipedia) and the Rutherford Institute, over the government’s mass surveillance program.
The Coalition of African-American Pastors gave Alabama Chief Justice Roy Moore the first "Letter From Birmingham Jail Courage Award" for his courage in ordering state probate judges not to issue same-sex marriage licenses, despite a federal court ruling declaring the state’s ban on same-sex marriage unconstitutional.
After a flurry of protests brought attention to New Jersey’s draconian restrictions on possession of firearms, retired schoolteacher George Van Gilder will not be facing trial for his possession of an 18th-century flintlock pistol.