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  • Rev. Sharpton Statement on Supreme Court Decision Legalizing Gay Marriage Nationwide

    Jun 26, 15 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *NEW YORK – Rev. Al Sharpton, president and founder of National Action Network (NAN), released the following statement hailing this morning’s U.S. Supreme Court decision legalizing gay marriage nationwide by ruling that the U.S. Constitution bars states from denying marriage licenses to same-sex couples: “Today we can celebrate that the principles of justice and equality […]

  • Obama on Gay Marriage Ruling: ‘Justice Arrived Like a Thunderbolt’ (Watch)

    Jun 26, 15 by EURPublisher01 1 Comment

    *In a decision for the history books, a divided Supreme Court ruled Friday that states cannot ban same-sex marriage, cementing a new civil right that would have seemed unthinkable just years ago. Gay and lesbian couples were already permitted to marry in 36 states and the District of Columbia. The court’s 5-4 ruling means the remaining […]

  • The Socialist’s Journal: Quick Hits 2013 Pt. 2

    Jul 2, 13 by Trevor Brookins Leave a comment

    *The Supreme Court decision regarding Proposition 8 in California illustrates the progress the country has made regarding the citizenship privileges of homosexuals in this country. While California allows its citizens to create state laws outside of the normal legislative process via popular vote, the Court essentially invalidated the Prop 8 law. In doing so the […]

  • The Socialist’s Journal: Standing in the Supreme Court

    Apr 2, 13 by Trevor Brookins Leave a comment

    *Last week the Supreme Court heard arguments regarding Proposition 8, a California law that prohibits the state from recognizing homosexual marriages. And while there are many directions the Supreme Court can point our country, one option is completely unacceptable. If the Supreme Court upholds the previous ruling it basically throws out the law. This would […]

  • The Socialist’s Journal: Quick Hits 2013 Pt. 1

    Mar 26, 13 by Trevor Brookins Leave a comment

    *I don’t understand why every new building constructed doesn’t make use of some renewable energy source – solar and wind would be the most obvious examples. I don’t know how feasible this is logistically but wouldn’t it make sense to put a wind turbine on the roof of a new building or solar panels down […]

  • President Obama Addresses Nation on On SCOTUS Decision (Video)

    Jun 28, 12 by EurPublisher 1 Comment

    *On Thursday, President Obama addressed the nation regarding the historic Supreme Court ruling that kept his health care law bill in place. He said that the law is important and will let improve health insurance for millions of Americans. Like EURweb on Facebook Furthermore, the concept of covering the uninsured with a mandate was once […]