• Key & Peele – Confederate Reenactors
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    Key & Peele – Confederate Reenactors

    – MEN, AS WE LAUNCH THE COUNTERATTACK AGAINST THE UNION ARMY, WE MUST REMEMBER THAT EVEN THOUGH WE MAY DIE A GLORIOUS DEATH ON THE BATTLEFIELD, WE DO SO TO PRESERVE A WAY OF LIFE. THE SOUTHERN WAY OF LIFE. A WAY OF LIFE SO PURE AND BEAUTIFUL THAT NO MAN NOR GOVERNMENT CAN TAKE THIS AWAY FROM US. THE RIGHT… THE RIGHT TO PRESERVE. OUR OWN SO– TO– WE A– OH, [bleep]. – WELL, HELLO THERE, MASSA. SORRY WE LATE. – SHORE DIDN’T MEAN TO SNEAK UP ON YA, SIR. – LOOK, FELLAS, WE’RE TRYING TO HAVE A NICE, LITTLE CIVIL WAR REENACTMENT HERE. WE DON’T WANT ANY TROUBLE.…

  • SC19-1341 Advisory Opinion to the Governor Re: Implementation of Amendment 4, (Voting Restoration)
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    SC19-1341 Advisory Opinion to the Governor Re: Implementation of Amendment 4, (Voting Restoration)

    >>ALL RISE. ZECHARIAH MORGAN HEAR YE, HEAR YE, HEAR YE, THE SUPREME COURT OF FLORIDA IS NOW IN SESSION, ALL WHO HAVE CAUSE TO PLEAD, DRAW NEAR, GIVE ATTENTION AND YOU SHALL BE HEARD. GOD SAVE THESE UNITED STATES, THE GREAT STATE OF FLORIDA AND THIS HONORABLE COURT. LADIES AND GENTLEMEN, THE SUPREME COURT OF FLORIDA. PLEASE BE SEATED.>>GOOD MORNING AND WELCOME TO THE FLORIDA SUPREME COURT. FIRST CASE ON THE DOCKET TODAY, ADVISORY OPINION TO THE GOVERNOR REGARDING IMPLEMENTATION AMENDMENT NUMBER 4.>>GOOD MORNING, MAY IT PLEASE THE COURT. I AM JOSEPH JACQUOT ON BEHALF OF THE GOVERNOR SPEAKING UP TO 10 MINUTES. ON BEHALF OF THE SECRETARY OF STATE,…

  • 17. Constitutional Government: Locke’s Second Treatise (13-19)
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    17. Constitutional Government: Locke’s Second Treatise (13-19)

    Professor Steven Smith: I want to look at two sets of issues. I want to in, a way, conclude my interpretation, my reading of the Second Treatise, by focusing on the role of executive power in Locke’s theory of government, Locke’s theory of the constitutional state, particularly focusing on the role of the executive, vis-a-vis the legislative branch of government, and then I want to turn a little more speculatively to thinking about Locke and the American regime and the current state of political philosophy, modern contemporary American political philosophy. But let me start first by going back and sticking with the Second Treatise by talking a little bit about…

  • Top Supreme Court Cases in 2019-2020 [Part 2/2] | The Judicial Review
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    Top Supreme Court Cases in 2019-2020 [Part 2/2] | The Judicial Review

    Um… Where was I? Oh, yeah. Last time, we reviewed some past and upcoming cases on the rights of non-cis heteronormative people in the workplace, mental health in the legal system, the DREAMers, and racism in corporate media management. Because apparently that wasn’t enough, today we’ll cover more cases that the Supreme Court will rule on in the coming months, and how and why they are important in a time when the political winds are escalating into a seriously dangerous political Sharknado against a wide variety of social liberties. Are you ready kids? (Sorry… that.. that was bad Can we just -can we just move past that? I’d appreciate that…

  • Is Social Justice Just? Why Income Inequality is Just [POLICYbrief]
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    Is Social Justice Just? Why Income Inequality is Just [POLICYbrief]

    Social justice is the idea that everybody should be treated equal no matter what their virtue, no matter what their vices, no matter how much they, let’s say, in economics, produce. They should all be the same. So the more secular social justice movement is really animated primarily by this notion of equality, of, uh, equality of outcome, uh, whether it’s economic, uh, outcome or whether it’s social outcome. But they want equality of outcome. It’s this altruistic idea that those who create more, produce more, who make more, who have more, who have higher standing for whatever reason, should sacrifice what they have or should be forced to sacrifice…

  • California Homeowners testify before a joint Legislative Conference Committee
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    California Homeowners testify before a joint Legislative Conference Committee

    my name is Ethan Hoff I’m i live in nearby Carmichael and Thank You members of this conference committee for giving me the opportunity to testify I have my story documented and I’d like to be able to provide this to you yes so if you can one of the sergeant’s will pass them out thank you very much for having written testimony that’s always very very helpful fortunately I haven’t been foreclosed and I’m working to avoid that this morning I heard from some of the others and you’re going to hear from celeste and so I feel really lucky that I’m not in that position today the reason…

  • William C. Mims: The Madison Vision Series
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    William C. Mims: The Madison Vision Series

    Good afternoon everyone thank you I’m John Alger president of James Madison University and I’d like to welcome you to this year’s first installment of the Madison vision series. The goal of this series is to bring prominent leaders to campus to look at our current civic landscape through the prism of creating an engaged and enlightened citizenry. Later this semester we will hear from Jeff Rosen chief executive officer and president of the National Constitution Center in Philadelphia. We will also have a unique presentation in November from a national debate team from Rwanda who will share the story of recovery in Rwanda through the eyes of a post…

  • The Power of Rights
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    The Power of Rights

    To unlock the human potential that’s in each and every single person, in all of its great diversity, that is the promise of the human rights movement. Human rights are a powerful tool for each individual to find his or her place in a more equal society. Human rights is an ethical statement initially. What is it that we have reason to want for us and for fellow human beings. By virtue of the fact of us being human beings they are our rights. Rights to live, to say what we want, to be free. To be treated fairly and equally regardless of race or religion or gender. To not…

  • Thinking Matters: Justice and the Constitution
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    Thinking Matters: Justice and the Constitution

    [MUSIC] There are three really large and really important values, liberty, equality, and security. There’s lots of different ways of understanding not merely what the value is but then how to relate the values to each other. And so the class when we teach justice and the constitution is navigating between these abstract values and how to understand them and how they’re actually implemented or, constructed within the law.>>Right. And we did this with actual US Supreme Court cases complicated debates around affirmative action.>>Mm-hm. >>What is means to, provide opportunities for traditionally disadvantaged groups, whether or not that is somehow constraining liberty, whether or not it provides equality in a…

  • Military Justice Legislation Amendment Bill- First Reading – Video 1
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    Military Justice Legislation Amendment Bill- First Reading – Video 1

    and at the time no the time for the National Party’s run out of supplementary I caught the concludes oral questions I call on government order of the day number one Military Justice legislation amendment bill first reading speaker the Honorable Ranma speak I move that the Military Justice legislation amendment bill be now read a first time at the appropriate time I intend to move that the bill be referred to the Foreign Affairs defense and trade Select Committee for consideration the speaker this bill introduces new elements of fairness and equity to the military justice system by amending the Armed Forces discipline Act 1971 the courts martial act…