Recent statements by former U.S. Supreme Court Justice Sandra Day O’Connor about the court’s intervention into the 2000 presidential election have some people happy, some people said and others scratching their heads. For me, it’s “What’s done is done.”
The recent deaths of two icons, musician Richie Havens and media mogul Al Neuharth, might not seem to have a lot in common.
But both attached themselves to vehicles with a huge impact on freedom and civic engagement — music and a free press.
High-profile, constitutional law professor Louis Michael Seidman took to the book promotion trail to talk about his latest offering, “On Constitutional Disobedience.”
In reading the book, reading about the book and reading his interviews about it, one of the best lines comes in an interview done with the Chronicle of Higher Education.