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Malaysian Islamic Institute: “Islam rejects religious pluralism”

Of course, few if any serious religious believers of any tradition would agree that “all religions are equally true and equally good.” The problem here is that while this Malaysian government entity says that “national unity should be nurtured by encouraging the uniqueness of each religious tradition and simultaneously encouraging the attitude of mutual goodwill, […]

Disney Exec Joins Media Institute Board

Richard Bates takes up post at think… B&C – Breaking News

Both Co-Chairs At Judiciary Committee To Work For Malloy; Family Institute Views Changes As Early Christmas Present

The legislature’s judiciary committee will undergo drastic changes next year as both longtime co-chairmen are taking jobs in the new Malloy administration. Rep. Michael P. Lawlor and State Sen. Andrew McDonald – the leaders in the thick of the battle on controversial issues like same-sex civil unions, gay marriage, and the death penalty – will both step […]

Illinois Family Institute: Civil Unions Will Lead To Polygamous Marriages

The Illinois Family Institute, a SLPC-certified hate group, says that if civil unions are approved in Illinois, polygamous marriages will be next. Section 10 of this bill states that any partner in a civil union shall be legally considered a “spouse” and “family.” “This is same-sex marriage sans the name,” said David E. Smith, executive […]

Natalee Holloway: Jaw Bone Found in Aruba, Sent for tests at the NFI Forensic Institute in The Hague (Pictures)

News out of Aruba in the case of missing and presumed murdered Natalee Holloway. A jaw bone has been found on an Aruban beach near the Phoenix hotel close to one of the locations indicated by murder suspect Joran van der Sloot. The Divi Aruba Phoenix Beach Resort is located directly on the white sands of Aruba’s Palm […]

Harlan Institute Educatoin Initiative

(Ilya Somin) Rising star legal blogger Josh Blackman also doubles as president of the Harlan Institute (for which I am an unpaid adviser), in addition to writing more law journal articles than a good many tenured professors. Few other recent law school graduates have accomplished so much in so little time. Josh and his Institute […]

Harlan Institute Educatoin Initiative

(Ilya Somin) Rising star legal blogger Josh Blackman also doubles as president of the Harlan Institute (for which I am an unpaid adviser), in addition to writing more law journal articles than a good many tenured professors. Few other recent law school graduates have accomplished so much in so little time. Josh and his Institute […]

Patriot Room Radio #96: Obama finds his Inner Jimmy; Interview Thomas Pyle, Institute for Energy Research

Clyde reviews the Geert Wilders in Netherlands – a politician being prosecuted for political speech.  He reviews American energy policy and the punitive actions being taken by President Obama against the energy industry.  The elections segment reviews the current state of political ads and Harry’s Big Surprise. Enjoy.  Catch the audio here. Liberty Pundits Blog

Daniel Hannan warns America of creeping socialism in speech at the CATO Institute

On September 29th at the CATO Institute, Daniel Hannan, spoke about his new book,The New Road to Serfdom: A Letter of Warning to America. He urges Americans to be mindful of all the attributes that made America great: federalism, the rule of law, and limited government. He warns that these characteristics that make America so unique, can […]

Constitution Day Conference at the Cato Institute

(Ilya Somin) Tomorrow the Cato Institute will have a Constitution Day conference at which various experts will discuss last term’s Supreme Court decisions. I will be speaking on the panel at from 1 PM to 2:15, on United States v. Comstock, which I previously wrote about here. The Volokh Conspiracy

Constitution Day Conference at the Cato Institute

(Ilya Somin) Tomorrow the Cato Institute will have a Constitution Day conference at which various experts will discuss last term’s Supreme Court decisions. I will be speaking on the panel at from 1 PM to 2:15, on United States v. Comstock, which I previously wrote about here. The Volokh Conspiracy

Journalism Institute Honors Dan Rather; He Calls for ‘Trust-Busting’ Our Media Monopoly

The Poynter Institute welcomed disgraced former CBS anchor Dan Rather to share his thoughts on his long career and on the media in general this week. In an interview with Poynter’s Mallary Tenore, he complained "So often, particularly covering politics, enterprises that describe themselves as journalistic enterprises, and journalists who describe themselves as journalists, in […]

CNN Veteran Andrew Breslau Takes Helm at Far-Left Nation Institute

Andrew Breslau, who for eight years ending in 2006 toiled at CNN “as a senior manager and producer,” has been named President of New York City-based The Nation Institute, affiliated with the far-left The Nation magazine run by frequent MSNBC guest Katrina vanden Heuvel, and home to Christopher Hayes, Rachel Maddow’s fill-in host. The institute’s […]

Patriot Room Radio #86 – Special Guest Rob Bradley, Institute for Energy Research

A special treat for me today, and I trust you all will agree. The CEO and Founder of the Institute for Energy Research, Rob Bradley, joins us for a 30-minute shot in Segment 2. In addition, we hit Maxine Waters (as she should be) for blaming Bush for her ethical lapses. Obama loses a piracy […]

Goldwater Institute Files Challenge to ObamaCare:

(Todd Zywicki) The Goldwater Institute in Arizona has filed a legal challenge to ObamaCare.  Details and complaint here.  I am privileged to serve as a Senior Fellow for Goldwater, but I have nothing to do with the case. The clients they are representing are: • Nick Coons of Tempe, Ariz., owns his own computer sales and repair […]