News From Around the South 7/15 to 7/22

News From Around the South 7/15 to 7/22

SOUTH CAROLINA: Snow’s Island Was Pivotal in Revolutionary War — Site Will Soon Be Open to the Public FLORENCE – American history will soon be at your fingertips. A coalition of local groups announced plans to purchase Snow’s Island, ground zero for Gen....
Taking Rights Seriously

Taking Rights Seriously

“If all mankind minus one were of one opinion, and only one person were of the contrary opinion, Mankind would be no more justified In silencing that one person, Than he, if he had the power, Would be justified in silencing mankind.” — John Stuart Mill...
News From Around the South, 7/8 to 7/15

News From Around the South, 7/8 to 7/15

SOUTH CAROLINA: Atlanta Man Arrested Trying to Take Down Confederate Flag Off I-85 SPARTANBURG COUNTY, S.C. — The Spartanburg County Sheriff’s Office said deputies arrested a man after he attempted to take down the giant Confederate flag off of Interstate 85....
Taking Rights Seriously

Holes In The Constitution

In his famous dissent in Olmstead v. United States, Supreme Court Justice Louis Brandeis in 1928 called the right to be left alone the most comprehensive of rights and the right most valued by civilized men. He was referring to the right to be left alone from the...