Samuel Alito: Minority Rights Champion

DESPITE THE HISTRIONIC RHETORIC EMANATING FROM THE LEGAL LEFT on the apocalyptic consequences of his confirmation to the Supreme Court, Judge Samuel A. Alito Jr. – in addition to being an eminently qualified Originalist jurist – has another attractive attribute: a history of favoring the rights of minorities. In his 15 years on the Third Circuit Court of Appeals, Alito has compiled a reputation … [Read more...]

This is Halloween Journalism. Scary….

In observing the mainstream media, it’s scary to think Americans once thought their free-form op-ed pieces and dubious polls qualified as "news." Indeed, sometimes their front-page stories incorporate left-wing bias incontradiction to the facts. Take today’s coverage of President Bush’s appointment of Samuel Alito to the Supreme Court. Discussing the threat of a Democratic filibuster, Ron Fournier … [Read more...]