If the criminal justice system makes half the mistakes in non-capital cases it makes in capital cases, thousands of
Innocent people live in our prisons.
In the 1990s, Texas added more people to prisons (98,081)
than New YorkÆs entire prison population (73,233).
If prisons are a cure for crime, Texas should have
mightily outperformed New York from a crime-control
From 1990 to 1998 the decline in New YorkÆs crime rate
exceeded the decline in TexasÆs crime rate by 26 percent.
It is futile to be overly-reliant on prisons as a
Citizens in all 50 states should be able to take part
fully in selecting our nationÆs leaders.
In most presidential elections more than half the states
Voters in so-called swing states are in effect
bystanders in these quadrennial events.
An Amendment to the U.S> Constitution should replace the
archaic electoral vote system with a direct vote.
Congress should be allowed to regulate any crime so
long as the nationwide, aggregated impact of that crime has substantial effects on employment, production, transit or
Congress should be able to regulate gender-motivated
Genderùmotivated violence, as a subset of all violent crime, is certain to have lesser economic impacts than
the larger class of which it is a part.
Congress should be able to regulate murder or any other type of violent crime.
The Supreme Court will only uphold federal racial set-
asides in light of convincing evidence of past
discrimination by the federal government itself.
For almost 20 years, the federal government itself has
been discriminating in favor of minority contracts
The Supreme Court is likely to doom the federal policy in this regard.
Science can know nothing about any fact or truth
Science can therefore have nothing to say on these matters.
Disobedience to the State is disobedience of paren
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