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10 Innocent People Who Were Executed, Part Nine: Joseph O’Dell

The man who represents himself at trial has a fool for a client.

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Five Supreme Court Cases You Need To Know: Debs v. U.S. (1919)

They have always taught and trained you to believe it to be your patriotic duty to go to war and to have yourselves slaughtered at their command.

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Three Reasons Why We Are All Brett Kavanaugh Now

If one thing is obvious after Brett Kavanaugh’s hearing before the Senate Judiciary Committee, it is that women are not safe in the United States.