Nov 26, 4:00 AM PST
The cynical phrase, “ Let Them Eat Cake ,” is more appropriately attributed to Marie-Thérèse, the wife of Louis XIV, 100 years before Marie Antoinette , the wife of Louis XVI of France, about whom such royal indifference to starving peasants pleading, “bread, bread,” is alleged...
Nov 26, 3:57 AM PST
Several of these are quite interesting.
Nov 25, 8:13 PM PST
Creating a continent wide deposit insurance program is interesting because of its American antecedent. The FDIC is one of two...
Nov 25, 3:09 PM PST
Justice Breyer’s dissent this summer in Glossip v. Gross, has sparked much-needed commentary about the death penalty’s future. Declaring his belief that capital punishment is likely unconstitutional under the Eighth Amendment “in and of itself” (meaning separate from...