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Amy White: Notes on Free Speech After the 2008 Election

Amy White, Assistant Professor of Philosophy at Ohio University and author of Virtually Obscene: the Case for an Uncensored Internet, spoke at the ACLU’s Election Dissection symposium on November 12, 2008 in Columbus, Ohio. Addressing the status of free speech, White characterized the coming Obama

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Obamanglish Definition For The Word Unequivocal

Unequivocal – 1) adjective, English: Admitting no doubt or misunderstanding; clear and unambiguous (American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition) ; 2) adjective, Obamanglish: Completely the opposite of one’s true intentions (Pragmatic Dictionary of Political Science, First Edition)

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Call Barack Obama and Tell Him Keep His Promise to Filibuster H.R. 6304

On October 24, 2007, Obama campaign spokesman Bill Burton communicated Barack Obama’s commitment: To be clear: Barack will support a filibuster of any bill that includes retroactive immunity for telecommunications companies. H.R. 6304 contains retroactive immunity for telecommunications companies. Barack Obama made a promise to

Psst... what kind of person doesn't support pacifism?