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Fortunato talks Supreme Court

As the Court preps to weigh in on detainee rights, Stephen Fortunato (a great activist, and former associate justice for the RI Superior Court) has this piece in In These Times about the evolution of the Court from protector of civil rights to lap dog for “institutional power and prerogatives.” Along with Chief Justice Earl …

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Should probably acknowledge that holiday that's coming up

 And will do so by reminding you that just two days remain until Bush names and pardons the turkey charged with repopulating its species by this time next year. Lots of fun to humanize the birds, right before we devour their flesh, ain’t it? You can vote on what to name this year’s lucky fowl, …

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