Wednesday, February 10, 2016
Submit Stories and Tips
Antonin Scalia
A view of the U.S. Supreme Court building is seen in Washington

Conservative U.S. Justices Prepared To Deliver Blow To Unions

A ruling allowing non-union workers to stop paying “agency fees” equivalent to union dues, could strip public sector unions of millions of dollars.

January 11, 2016
2015-12-13-endorse-this-donald-trump-antonin-scalia-cnn-state-of-the-union-640

Endorse This: Scalia Is Too Racist For Trump

Watch the Republican frontrunner — who has made his own vitriolic remarks about minority groups — talk about how uncomfortable Scalia’s comments made him.

December 14, 2015
2015-12-10-hillary-clinton-seth-meyers-donald-trump-not-funny-muslims-640

Late Night Roundup: Hillary Clinton Vs. Donald Trump — ‘I No Longer Think He’s Funny’

Hillary Clinton spoke out on Donald Trump’s danger to the country — and on the need for other Republicans to repudiate him.

December 11, 2015
Antonin Scalia, racist comments, blacks in educations, Clarence Thomas, political cartoon

Cartoon: Justice Scalia Explains

“Okay, maybe I did say something racist…”

December 10, 2015
antonin-scalia-official-wikimedia-commons-640

Scalia: Black Students Do Better At ‘Slower-Track’ Schools That Aren’t ‘Too Fast For Them’

During oral arguments Wednesday at the Supreme Court, the conservative stalwart made a shocking case for a modern American jurist.

December 9, 2015
mike huckabee

Why The GOP Has The First Amendment Upside Down

When it comes to gay marriage, millions of aggrieved GOP voters appear to have gotten the First Amendment upside-down.

July 1, 2015
2015-06-29-daily-show-jon-stewart-antonin-scalia-640

Late Night Roundup: ‘Good News-Mageddon’ Meets ‘The Human Dissentipede’

Jon Stewart highlighted the acidic dissents of Justice Antonin Scalia, the man who decries the elite Supreme Court overturning the will of voters — except when he does it.

June 30, 2015
2015-06-26-franklin-graham-todd-starnes-god-judgment-gay-marriage-640

Right Wingers Rage Against Marriage Equality

Right-wingers are variously calling for defiance of the Supreme Court’s ruling — and warning that America could face the wrath of God.

June 26, 2015
Scalia Rages

Cartoon: And Now The Distinguished Jurist Antonin Scalia…

“…Rammily-dingdongery!”

June 26, 2015
US_NEWS_SCOTUS-GAYMARRIAGE_5_ZUM-640

Supreme Court Hands Down Landmark Ruling For Marriage Equality

In a historic decision, the Supreme Court ruled in favor of plaintiffs, LGBT activists, and marriage equality throughout the nation Friday morning.

June 26, 2015
2015-06-25-nightly-show-larry-wilmore-antonin-scalia-jiggery-pokery

Late Night Roundup: ‘Jiggery-Pokery’

Larry Wilmore couldn’t help but send up Justice Antonin Scalia’s bitter dissent in Thursday’s major victory for Obamacare.

June 26, 2015
Protesters in Minnesota call for smaller government and the repeal of the health care law enacted in March, 2010. (Fibonacci Blue via Flickr)

Right-Wing Trolls — From Scalia On Down — Take On The Obamacare Decision

Right wingers are going into apoplexy over the Supreme Court’s decisive 6-3 ruling upholding federal health insurance subsidies under Obamacare — and a lot of it is pretty entertaining.

June 25, 2015
scalia

Antonin Scalia Defeated — By Antonin Scalia

Justice Antonin Scalia did not simply lose today’s key ruling on the federal health insurance subsidies for the Affordable Care Act — he had his own previous arguments turned against him.

June 25, 2015
Obamacare

Obamacare Subsidies Upheld By Supreme Court Ruling

The highest court handed down a ruling upholding one of the crucial tenets of Obamacare.

June 25, 2015
Death penalty signs

What Do You Think Now, Justice Scalia?

Justice Scalia invoked a vicious murder to justify state-sanctioned death. Decades later, the defendant, who had been sentenced to die, was proved innocent.

June 15, 2015
ScaliaThomasSameSex

Cartoon: Same-Sex Marriage & Gay Rights Perplexes Supreme Court Right Wing

“Good Lord, Clarence! This would mean that even you and I could get married!”

April 28, 2015
Gay Marriage Facebook

U.S. Supreme Court Hears First Argument In Landmark Gay Rights Case

The U.S. Supreme Court heard arguments Tuesday morning in the case of Obergefell v. Hodges, which links together four cases challenging same-sex marriage bans in states that do not recognize the right of gay couples to marry.

April 28, 2015
gay marriage

Gay-Rights Skeptic Roberts Urged To Make U.S. High Court History

Should the court back same-sex marriage it would cap a transformation in the rights of gays over the past dozen years, bringing weddings to the last 14 states where they are banned.

April 27, 2015
Justice Scalia & Bryan Garner Book Talk and Signing (Photo: Brian Calhoun via Flickr)

SCOTUS v. ACA

The Republican justices know they can destroy Obamacare — it’s why they agreed to hear King v. Burwell in the first place.

March 3, 2015
Supreme Court

Does The Supreme Court Care That Americans Support Gay Marriage?

Marriage equality in America looks more and more inevitable.

February 26, 2015
Supreme Court

How To Make The Supreme Court More Accountable

It’s time to reel in America’s most powerful, least accountable public institution.

December 3, 2014
drink to ginsburg's health

Cartoon: A Toast To Justice Ginsburg’s Health

The conservative justices drink to Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s health.

December 1, 2014
Antonin Scalia

Obamacare Vs. Scaliacare

We’re about to find out exactly how hypocritical and partisan Justice Scalia can be.

November 13, 2014
Roberts, Scalia, Thomas

The Best Part Of Being A Justice

Roberts, Scalia, and Thomas have it good.

October 23, 2014
supreme court voting access

Supreme Court Limits Voting Access In Ohio Case

Who needs voting, anyway?

October 2, 2014
Menu Title