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Chinese human rights activist Chen Guangcheng joins Catholic University

By Pamela Constable Washington Post A Chinese human rights activist, whose dramatic escape from his homeland last year made him an international celebrity, appeared Wednesday in Washington with officials of Catholic University and two other institutions to announce that they will jointly sponsor him and support his exile crusade against abuses by China. The high-profile move came […]

Justice Kennedy Will Not Be Taking Any Questions on this Term’s Decisions…

By Laura Suelau ’13 An audible rumble rolls through the crowd of mostly-retired at the Aspen Institute as they wonder why they paid $15 for a “conversation” with Justice Kennedy and if maybe they should just leave. The mediocre props on stage (two construction paper easels with a small “c” and a large “C” written […]

Declaration of Independence

IN CONGRESS, JULY 4, 1776 The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America, When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which […]