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Let cameras into the U.S. Supreme Court for the gay marriage case

On Tuesday, the U.S. Supreme Court will hear oral arguments in the much anticipated case to decide if the Constitution grants same-sex couples the right to marry. Unfortunately, the Supreme Court clings to an outdated ban on cameras, which means Americans won’t be able to watch the hearing. So much for transparency and open democracy.

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An east vs. west clash is growing in Kansas

An urban/rural split in Kansas has been going on as long as I can remember, but now it might be escalating into something more serious. Suddenly, western Kansans feel as if eastern Kansas is out to get them.

Joan Blades: Seeking common ground on a better criminal justice system

Joan Blades, co-founder of MoveOn.org, MomsRising.org and LivingRoomConversations.org, writes: Ever since I began having Living Room Conversations with conservatives, I’ve been learning just how aligned citizens from across the political spectrum are when it comes to our criminal justice system. We all want to live in safe communities.

An east vs. west clash is growing in Kansas

An urban/rural split in Kansas has been going on as long as I can remember, but now it might be escalating into something more serious. Suddenly, western Kansans feel as if eastern Kansas is out to get them.

Joan Blades: Seeking common ground on a better criminal justice system

Joan Blades, co-founder of MoveOn.org, MomsRising.org and LivingRoomConversations.org, writes: Ever since I began having Living Room Conversations with conservatives, I’ve been learning just how aligned citizens from across the political spectrum are when it comes to our criminal justice system. We all want to live in safe communities.

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