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The Briefing 08-06-13

The “other shoe” is dropping: Same-sex marriage decisions quickly extending to state courts; Government matchmakers: South Korea arranges government dating parties; The rise of “Mooching…

  • China
  • China's One Child Policy
  • DOMA
  • Marriage
  • Marriage Age
  • Millenials
  • Paganism
  • Same-Sex Marriage
  • South Korea
  • Supreme Court
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“Waiting for the Other Shoe” — The Supreme Court Rules on Same-Sex Marriage

On the last day of its term, the U.S. Supreme Court ruled today on two same-sex marriage cases. Both are important cases, and both will...Read this essay →

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Bracketing Morality — The Marginalization of Moral Argument in the Same-Sex Marriage Debate

"Somewhere along the way, standing up for gay marriage went from nervy to trendy." This was the assessment offered by Frank Bruni, an influential openly-gay...Read this essay →

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The Briefing 03-29-13

Story 1 - Where is the moral factor in the marriage debate? Court should honor traditional marriage, USA Today (Eric Teetsel) The Other Lawyer in...

  • Abortion
  • Audio
  • DOMA
  • Freedom
  • New York City
  • Same-Sex Marriage
  • Supreme Court
  • Washington State
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The Briefing 03-28-13

Story 1 - DOMA faces tough scrutiny in Supreme Court hearings Justices Seem Set to End U.S. Ban on Benefits to Gay Spouses, New York...

  • Abortion
  • Audio
  • Children
  • DOMA
  • Families
  • Family Meals
  • Fifty Shades of Grey
  • gay marriage
  • North Dakota
  • Pornography
  • Roe v. Wade
  • Same-Sex Marriage
  • Supreme Court
  • Teenagers
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The Briefing 03-27-13

Story 1 - The arguments and implications in historic Supreme Court hearings Supreme Court Oral Argument Audio 03/26/2013 Supreme Court of the United States Marriage...

  • Abortion
  • Anglicanism
  • Audio
  • Church of England
  • DOMA
  • gay marriage
  • Justin Welby
  • MSNBC
  • Proposition 8
  • Same-Sex Marriage
  • sanctity of life
  • Supreme Court
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Marriage in the Dock—The Supreme Court Considers Same-Sex Marriage

The next two days are destined to stand among the most significant days in our nation's constitutional history, but the issues at stake reach far...Read this essay →

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The Briefing 03-12-13

1) Why the Papal Conclave matters Papal conclave to begin without any clear favourites, The Guardian (John Hooper) Papal conclave has tight structure, uncertain length,...

  • Audio
  • Bill Clinton
  • Catholics
  • Conclave
  • Discrimination
  • DOMA
  • Pope
  • Same-Sex Marriage
  • Sugary Drinks Banned
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The Briefing 02-25-13

Story 1 - The Oscars and the inescapable influence of Hollywood Longest Oscars In Hollywood History? Yawnfest Instead Of Usual Snorefest? Deadline.com (Nikki Finke) Film...

  • Academy Awards
  • Audio
  • DOMA
  • Entertainment
  • Hollywood
  • Movies
  • Obama
  • Oscars
  • Politics
  • Same-Sex Marriage
  • Sequester
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The Briefing 12-06-12

Story 1 - Taking kids away from parents in order to give the kids without parents a "fair chance" French President Pushing Homework Ban as...

  • Audio
  • DOMA
  • Entertainment
  • Government
  • Harvard
  • Homework
  • Homosexuality
  • Justice
  • Parenting
  • School
  • Science
  • Video Games
  • Yawn
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The Briefing, Monday, December 3, 2012

TODAY 1. The Supreme Court and Same-Sex Marriage -- A Decision Not to Decide is Still a Decision. 2. First Same-Sex Marriage in West Point's...

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The Briefing, Friday, November 30, 2012

TODAY: Another Decision Day at the Supreme Court -- Marriage on the Line / Does the Fiscal Cliff Really Matter? / The Gender Police Hit...

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The Briefing 10-19-12

Rival Campaigns Intently Pursue Votes Of Women... Candidates Zero In On Women Voters... Get Beyond The Year Of The Woman... NY Federal Appeals Court Becomes...

  • Audio
  • cuban missile crisis
  • Defense of Marriage Act
  • DOMA
  • Newsweek Magazine
  • Women Voters