Headlines from the Ongoing Battle for American Civil Rights – 7/2

Some of the biggest supporters of the ACRU used to be big supporters of the ACLU, until they opened their eyes. Here’s the latest example of an enlightened former lawyer for the ACLU:

Former ACLU lawyer calls group “the Taliban of American Secularism” (The Valley News)

The United States Supreme Court handed down a number of favorable decisions last week. But “conservative” justices don’t come to their conclusions in the same way as each other and liberal justices don’t think identically either:

Quandaries 4 Justices (George Will)

One right-leaning perspective on the recent decisions:

A cautious right turn: the Supremes were most united on business cases (WSJ’s OpinionJournal)

Where Parents … v. Seattle School District leaves us in terms of race policies:

Black pride, white paternalism (La Shawn Barber)

What’s “fair” about the “Fairness Doctrine”? Moreover, how would regulated talk be considered free speech?:

Michael Reagan on the Fairness Doctrine: “AM Radio will die” (Human Events Online)

House votes to ban FCC on ‘fairness’ (The Hill)

Representatives fight assault on First Amendment rights (CitizenLink.org)

A reminder of the most important things are always timely:

What’s so great about America (Dinesh D’Souza)

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Are you aware of any news that the ACRU should know about? Has the ACLU been up to no good in your state? Is the Bill of Rights being undermined in some way that America needs to know about? Are the Boy Scouts, a war memorial, or another American institution under attack in your community? Then tell us about it. Post a link in the comments section below, or send us an email. Good tips will be recognized in future postings of the “Headlines”

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