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Tom Head

Updated Articles and Resources

By Tom Head

    Updated Articles and Resources
    • George Herbert Walker Bush on Civil Liberties Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Friday, July 18, 2014
      The presidency of George Herbert Walker Bush, who served from 1989 to 1993.
    • Bill Clinton on Civil Liberties Created: Monday, June 30, 2014 Updated: Thursday, July 17, 2014
      The civil liberties legacy of President Bill Clinton, who served from 1993 to 2001.
    • Biography: Wayne LaPierre Created: Friday, September 02, 2011 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      A biography of Wayne LaPierre, a career-long employee of the National Rifle Association and long-time executive director and CEO of the NRA. LaPierre has been a staunch supporter of gun rights thro...
    • Neurodiversity Created: Tuesday, October 12, 2010 Updated: Monday, June 30, 2014
      Definition of the term neurodiversity.
    • Is Universal Health Care a Human Right? Created: Tuesday, June 09, 2009 Updated: Friday, June 27, 2014
      Is universal health care a human right?
    • Imperial Presidency 101 - Unitary Executive Theory and the Imperial Presidency Created: Friday, July 07, 2006 Updated: Monday, June 23, 2014
      A profile of the concept of the imperial presidency and the unitary executive theory.
    • Slavery Created: Wednesday, February 29, 2012 Updated: Saturday, June 21, 2014
      A timeline history of slavery.
    • Four Reasons to Support Gay Marriage and Oppose the Federal Marriage Amendment Created: Thursday, June 01, 2006 Updated: Saturday, June 21, 2014
      A formidable pro-gay marriage article on legal gay marriage supporting a pro-same sex marriage position in opposition to the Federal Marriage Amendment." itemprop="descript't3'" --> itemprop="descr...
    • Undocumented (aka "Illegal") Immigration Created: Tuesday, September 28, 2010 Updated: Saturday, June 21, 2014
      A history of undocumented, aka
    • Big Brother is Watching Created: Monday, June 18, 2007 Updated: Saturday, June 21, 2014
      An illustrated history of government surveillance programs.
    • Key Facts About the War on Drugs Created: Friday, May 22, 2009 Updated: Saturday, June 21, 2014
      Facts about the War on Drugs. Civil Liberties.
    • The Miller Test Created: Monday, October 12, 2009 Updated: Saturday, June 21, 2014
      The Miller test is the standard used by courts to define obscenity. It comes from the Supreme Court's 5-4 ruling in Miller v. California (1973)
    • Top 5 Arguments Against Separation of Church and State Created: Thursday, June 17, 2010 Updated: Friday, June 20, 2014
      The 5 most common arguments against the separation of church and state, with rebuttals.
    • 6 Arguments for Prayer in Public Schools Created: Saturday, January 26, 2013 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      Six common arguments used to support prayer in public schools, with responses.
    • All About Racial Discrimination Created: Thursday, June 28, 2007 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      An illustrated guide to present-day civil rights issues and racial discrimination.
    • Lawrence v. Texas (2003): Summary of the Supreme Court's Ruling on Sodomy Laws Created: Sunday, March 31, 2013 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      A summary of Lawrence v. Texas (2003), the Supreme Court case legalizing gay sex.
    • What is Voter Caging? Created: Monday, September 22, 2008 Updated: Thursday, June 19, 2014
      Voter caging has been used by the Republican Party since at least 1981, according to the Washington Post, and is still in use today.
    • What If Roe v. Wade Were Overturned? Created: Tuesday, July 03, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
      What would happen if Roe v. Wade were overturned?
    • Freedom of the Press in the United States Created: Monday, October 31, 2011 Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
      A timeline history of press freedom in the United States.
    • Christianity and the Death Penalty Created: Friday, September 28, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
      How is the death penalty viewed within Christianity? How have Christian perspectives on capital punishment changed over time?
    • Is Obama a Socialist? Created: Tuesday, September 29, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
      Some protesters and pundits have argued that Barack Obama holds a socialist ideology. Are they right?
    • Is the death penalty murder? Created: Tuesday, April 22, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
      Is the death penalty murder? Civil Liberties.
    • Sedition Act of 1918 Created: Tuesday, July 31, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
      The text, origins, and meaning of the Sedition Act of 1918.
    • Why I Support Amnesty for Undocumented Immigrants Created: Sunday, June 10, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
      A four-part argument in favor of amnesty for undocumented Mexican-American immigrants." itemprop="description"> Friday, July 02, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
      Definition of Nazi and Nazism. Civil Liberties.
    • 5 Questions About Transgender Rights Created: Thursday, July 10, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
      Five questions (and answers) about transgender rights. Explains why it's a civil liberties issue, and what you can do to help.
    • Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi Created: Wednesday, September 16, 2009 Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
      A biography of. Civil Liberties.
    • Marijuana in Ancient History Created: Tuesday, October 30, 2012 Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
      A detailed timeline of marijuana in ancient history.
    • Top Blogs on Transgender, Bisexual, Lesbian, and Gay Rights Created: Friday, June 15, 2007 Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
      Looking for blogs on gay rights, LGBT or GLBT rights, gay marriages, civil unions and domestic partnerships, lesbians', gays', bisexuals', and transgender persons' rights, antidiscrimination and no...
    • Concealed Carry Created: Tuesday, December 28, 2010 Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
      Every U.S. state has different concealed carry laws. Some are Shall Issue while others are May Issue. Learn the different concealed carry laws in America and which states fall under each category."...
    • The Religious Right Created: Wednesday, January 16, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
      The concept of the Religious Right has always been vaguely insulting towards the tens of millions of evangelical voters who are counted among its ranks.
    • Transgender Created: Wednesday, December 31, 2008 Updated: Wednesday, June 18, 2014
      What is transgender status? Read the definition of transgender here.

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