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John Rosenberg blogs at Discriminations.
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Schuette v. BAMN and the Contradictions of Justice Sonia Sotomayor

Sunday, May 4th, 2014 - by John Rosenberg

Sotomayor's confused “political process doctrine."

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Asians Derail Affirmative Action In California

Saturday, April 12th, 2014 - by John Rosenberg

A constitutional amendment to repeal ban on racial preferences fails in state senate.

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The Democrats’ Fixation On ‘Disparate Impact’ Denigrates Minorities

Monday, April 7th, 2014 - by John Rosenberg

No such thing as "race neutral" outcomes.

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Professor Capehart Lectures Rep. Paul Ryan

Tuesday, March 18th, 2014 - by John Rosenberg

Do problems in the inner cities really have nothing to do with culture?

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Historians Begin to Gild Obama’s Reputation

Wednesday, February 19th, 2014 - by John Rosenberg

Getting an early start on the "legacy" game.

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The Filibuster and Post-Modern Democrats

Wednesday, December 4th, 2013 - by John Rosenberg

Hypocrisy about the nuclear option comes easily to today's Democrats.

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Obama’s Second, and Continuing, Big Lie

Wednesday, November 6th, 2013 - by John Rosenberg

The administration’s 2010 rules were written to undermine employer-provided insurance as well.

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Plausible, or Propaganda? The ‘High-Capacity Magazine’ Argument

Sunday, April 7th, 2013 - by John Rosenberg

What appears to be the gun-control crowd's most winnable argument is as irrational as the rest.

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Nothing, and Maybe Worse: A President’s Nonsensical Gun Proposals

Friday, January 18th, 2013 - by John Rosenberg

He knows not what he speaks.

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Chuck Hagel, Gay Rights, and Liberalism’s Incoherence

Sunday, January 6th, 2013 - by John Rosenberg

When Hagel promises his “commitment to their [LGBT] civil rights,” we can be sure that he has no idea whatsoever what he is actually promising, and neither does anyone else.

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Shooting from the Hip: The Media’s Inaccurate Gun Reporting

Thursday, January 3rd, 2013 - by John Rosenberg

Gunning for your guns. More: Illinois Democrats Move to Ban Most Modern Firearms

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Teresa Sullivan: Liberalism Then and Now

Saturday, July 14th, 2012 - by John Rosenberg

The University of Virginia president used to be an articulate critic of affirmative action.

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Incoherent: ‘Civil Rights’ and Modern Liberalism

Thursday, March 15th, 2012 - by John Rosenberg

The Century Foundation's Richard Kahlenberg finds the term increasingly malleable.

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Busing Redux: Misunderstanding Brown v. Board

Friday, February 11th, 2011 - by John Rosenberg

Diversity worship turns the landmark ruling on its head.

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Marin County’s Minority Problem (Updated)

Friday, January 14th, 2011 - by John Rosenberg

HUD busts the liberal bastion (Barbara Boxer's former district!) for insufficient minority population. (Update: Also, read Howard Nemerov at the Tatler: Marin County Shows Its True Colors)

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‘No Labels’ Lacks Truth in Labeling

Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010 - by John Rosenberg

Any organization that purports to oppose divisive labeling that doesn’t oppose racial labeling should be treated as the fatuous laughingstock it is.

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Misconstruing History, with Professor Biden

Sunday, November 7th, 2010 - by John Rosenberg

Government incentive helped build the transcontinental railroad ... but not without wasting tens of millions, enabling massive fraud, and running the Union Pacific company into the ground, ruining its shareholders.

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Ground Zero Mosque? Tolerance. Confederate Flag on Private Property? Take It Down!

Thursday, October 28th, 2010 - by John Rosenberg

I wonder how many liberals who think it un-American to oppose the Ground Zero mosque are ready to support Annie Chambers Caddell.

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Factchecking the NYT Ground Zero Mosque Editorial

Thursday, September 9th, 2010 - by John Rosenberg

No, there are not a bunch of Confederate monuments in the Union states, and the few there are were not erected for "graciousness and reconciliation."

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The Onion, or the Post? ‘One Nation’ Article an Exercise in Parody

Tuesday, July 13th, 2010 - by John Rosenberg

A Washington Post article describing the latest progressive response to the tea party movement may be the most unintentionally hysterical reporting of the year.

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The Original Sin of Frank Rich

Wednesday, July 7th, 2010 - by John Rosenberg

The Timesman as would-be biblical and constitutional scholar.

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Stupidity, Duplicity, Hypocrisy, and Backpedaling in Virginia

Tuesday, March 16th, 2010 - by John Rosenberg

A royal, stupid, unnecessary mess, involving Ken Cuccinelli, VA's new Republican attorney general.

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The Logical Outcome of Illogical Non-Discrimination Policies at Universities

Thursday, March 4th, 2010 - by John Rosenberg

Schools like the University of Pennsylvania twist themselves into pretzels trying to pretend they admit students "without regard" to race or sexual preference.

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ObamaCare and Being on the ‘Wrong Side of History’

Sunday, January 3rd, 2010 - by John Rosenberg

Harry Reid says that his opponents are on “the wrong side of history,” but does history have sides?

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Does Sexual Equality Require Preferential Treatment?

Monday, December 14th, 2009 - by John Rosenberg

Will the movement for gay rights follow the same trajectory as racial equality — from non-discrimination to preferential treatment based on sexual persuasion?

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