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Conservative Supreme Court justices should listen to their mentors

By Kimberly Adkins Stohr, The Boston Globe, March 21, 2024. Stephen Breyer is doing what few other retired Supreme Court justices have dared: He’s publicly criticizing the justices who are on the bench. In particular, in a recent interview and in his upcoming book “Reading the Constitution: Why I Chose Pragmatism, Not Textualism,’’ Breyer seems to take

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Far right sets its sights on gutting the Constitution

Russ Feingold, Boston Globe, May 23, 2023. The far right has been conducting a multiyear stealth campaign to persuade state legislatures to pass legislation asking Congress to call a constitutional convention. The past few years have seen the rise of a modern American authoritarian movement in this country. The people driving this movement, the Steve

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