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The South resented giving the Afro-American his freedom, the ballot box and

The South resented giving the Afro-American his freedom, the ballot box and the Civil Rights Law.
Posted 4 months ago

Human rights, of course, must include the right to religious freedom, under

Human rights, of course, must include the right to religious freedom, understood as the expression of a dimension that is at once individual and communitarian - a vision that brings out the unity of the person while clearly distinguishing between the dime
Posted 4 months ago

True freedom requires the rule of law and justice, and a judicial system in

True freedom requires the rule of law and justice, and a judicial system in which the rights of some are not secured by the denial of rights to others.
Posted 4 months ago

I used to brag that I can hold up any eviction - even if the landlord had l

I used to brag that I can hold up any eviction - even if the landlord had legal rights, I could hold it up for a year.
Posted 4 months ago

There's no legal protection for cyborgs. In 2010, I started the Cyborg Foun

There's no legal protection for cyborgs. In 2010, I started the Cyborg Foundation to defend our rights. Cyborgs have been kicked out from several places because they are seen as a possible security threat. I've been kicked out from places such as Harrods,
Posted 4 months ago

I don't think any business has to give up legal protections in order to sim

I don't think any business has to give up legal protections in order to simplify. The main consideration is that whatever protection, rights and remedies a corporation wants, they should be put in terms that are understandable to the consumer.
Posted 4 months ago

Part of doing mash-ups is getting the legal rights to use the songs. If you

Part of doing mash-ups is getting the legal rights to use the songs. If you're going to do a mash-up with five songs, you should probably find 10 songs, because you're only going to get half of them cleared. It's a real collaborative effort.
Posted 4 months ago

There is no room for legal hair-splitting when it comes to the humane treat

There is no room for legal hair-splitting when it comes to the humane treatment of detainees - not in a nation founded on the rule of law and respect for human rights.
Posted 4 months ago

In regards to The Haunting, people compared it to the old movie, which is u

In regards to The Haunting, people compared it to the old movie, which is unfair. We didn't have the rights to the movie. I couldn't duplicate a single thing because that would have been legal infringement.
Posted 4 months ago

Upon the Constitution, upon the pre-existing legal rights of the People, as

Upon the Constitution, upon the pre-existing legal rights of the People, as understood in this country and in England, I have argued that this House is bound to revive the Petition under debate.
Posted 4 months ago

History has shown us that, on extraordinarily rare occasions, it becomes ne

History has shown us that, on extraordinarily rare occasions, it becomes necessary for the federal government to intervene on behalf of individuals whose 14th Amendment rights to legal due process and equal protection may be violated by a state.
Posted 4 months ago

The Supreme Court has in place a legal structure which protects abortion ri

The Supreme Court has in place a legal structure which protects abortion rights in this country, and something has got to be done to change that before we can put in place truly meaningful protection for the unborn.
Posted 4 months ago