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Brett and Nazim are two attorneys who hate being attorneys. Each week, they discuss current Supreme Court cases with the intent to make the law more accessible to the average person, while ruminating on what makes the law both frustrating and interesting. This podcast is not legal advice and is for entertainment purposes only. If anything you hear leads you to believe you need legal advice, please contact an attorney immediately
 
Supreme Court dissents have it all: brilliant writing, surprising reasoning, shade, puns, and sometimes historic impact. Although they are necessarily written by the "losing" side, they’re still important: they can provide a roadmap for future challenges or persuade other justices. Sometimes they're just cathartic. In Dissed, attorneys Anastasia Boden and Elizabeth Slattery dig deep into important dissents, both past and present, and reveal the stories behind them. Twitter: @EHSlattery @Anas ...
 
The first podcast by and for women in the US Intelligence Community, co-produced by the Amazing Women of the IC (AWIC) and National Security Institute at George Mason University's Antonin Scalia Law School. The Iron Butterfly Podcast brings you real stories from women in intelligence. Eighty years ago, Eloise Page joined the Office of Strategic Services, or the OSS, a predecessor for what we recognize today as the United States Intelligence Community. Page started as a secretary, but worked ...
 
The Acton Institute’s international events include public lectures, academic seminars, joint participation in panels, and the annual Acton University conference in Grand Rapids, Michigan – all focused on illustrating the Acton Institute's vision of a free and virtuous society characterized by individual liberty and sustained by religious principles. See acast.com/privacy for privacy and opt-out information.
 
I'm Annie Romanos and I host weekly conversations with courageous, inspiring fempreneurs who have created amazing businesses based on their 'who', so you're inspired to do 100% you in your life and business. Who you really are is the one thing you own, and the one thing that makes you different. Own it. Be it. Use it.
 
This is a true story of law students. We are first-year law students. In this podcast, we will tell you what we learn, what we think, and how we think in law school. This podcast is for those who would like to know about law school and/or who are law students. Thank you for listening to our podcast! This is a true story of law students. We are first-year law students. In this podcast, we will tell you what we learn, what we think, and how we think in law school. This podcast is for those who ...
 
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Your #2minutes2virtue​​​​​​​​​​ Challenge: This week, pray the Angelus more devoutly and acknowledge your littleness before the Lord.Get the 2-minute video reflection straight to your inbox every week by subscribing here: https://arlingtondiocese.org/2minutes2virtueBy Audio resources from the Arlington Diocese
 
Irin Carmon, senior correspondent at New York Magazine, joins Steve Krakauer to talk about #MeToo reporting roadblocks she encountered, the role Trump's election played in the #MeToo movement reporting, coverage in the media of allegations against Gov. Cuomo, coverage of Jeffrey Epstein, RBG and Scalia's friendship, and more. See Privacy Policy at …
 
In the previous podcast, Dick Heller, the man who saved the Second Amendment, talked about his victorious U.S. Supreme Court case, District of Columbia v. Heller. So now it's time to hear from the late, great Justice Antonin Scalia, who wrote the 2008 majority opinion in that case and forcefully argued that the right to keep and bear arms is an ind…
 
Discover why some sanctuary legislation runs too cold … or too hot. Find out who is really behind the Madison School legal case that, for the moment, has nixed armed school staff. Hear our assessment of whether any of the current crop of anti gun bills in Ohio will pass. And see just how easy it is to track the progress of any gun bill.…
 
This week's episode covers Americans for Prosperity Foundation v. Bonta, in which the Supreme Court struck down a law which required charitable organizations to disclose their major donors. Brett and Nazim discuss the ideological split on the Court and what it means to be "conservative" in this day and age. No time stamp because this all killer, no…
 
Communism took power in Cuba through deceit and intrigue in 1959. While Fidel Castro denied he was a communist, promising to restore democracy in the island, he began consolidating totalitarian rule and exporting revolution in Latin America and Africa. As the totalitarian dictatorship became evident, Cuba's democratic resistance defied the Castro r…
 
Your #2minutes2virtue​​​​​​​​​​ Challenge: Examine carefully how you keep the Lord's Day, and what work or busyness you need to eliminate in order to truly rest in the Lord on Sundays. Get the 2-minute video reflection straight to your inbox every week by subscribing here: https://arlingtondiocese.org/2minutes2virtue…
 
A court says Second Amendment rights apply to 18-year-olds. A major university study shows that more guns do NOT equal more crime. A woman is forced to shoot a home invader in her kitchen who is performing sex acts. BFA's Legislative Affairs Director Rob Sexton discusses the good, the bad, and the ugly of recent news on this week's episode.…
 
Take it!! This week's episode covers Cedar Point Nursery v. Hassid, in which the Supreme Court struck down a California law that allowed access to union organizers on private property. Brett and Nazim discuss the implications of the 6-3 ideological split, but also shellfish and roller coasters. Law starts at (07:30).…
 
When it comes to armed self-defense, it's usually not the shooting itself that trips you up legally. More often than not, it's what you do afterward that gets you in hot water. Sean Maloney, criminal defense attorney and co-founder of Second Call Defense, reveals common mistakes people make after defensive shootings that can get you arrested, prose…
 
Your #2minutes2virtue​​​​​​​​​​ Challenge: This week, ask Our Lord to help you detach your heart from all material possessions, or the desire for them, so that you may be free to belong entirely to Him. Get the 2-minute video reflection straight to your inbox every week by subscribing here: https://arlingtondiocese.org/2minutes2virtue…
 
For decades, the race to space was the domain of the state. Today space is rapidly becoming commercialized, opening vast opportunities for entrepreneurs. The commercialization of space also brings challenges. In this episode, we're bringing you a panel discussion featuring Daniel Britt, PhD., Joel Sercel, PhD., and Paul Stimers, PhD., that was deli…
 
This week's episode covers two Constitutional law cases, Lange v. California (how the hot pursuit exception applies to misdemeanors) and Mahanoy School District v. B.L. (holding that the First Amendment prevents school districts from disciplining out of school speech). From a big picture perspective, Brett and Nazim discuss what history teaches us …
 
Your #2minutes2virtue​​​​​​​​​​ Challenge: Try to please God alone, not people. Pray the Litany of Humility and ask for the grace to be free from human respect.Get the 2-minute video reflection straight to your inbox every week by subscribing here: https://arlingtondiocese.org/2minutes2virtueBy Audio resources from the Arlington Diocese
 
Steve Krakauer is joined by Mediaite founding editor Colby Hall to discuss and debate all the angles to the January 6 media coverage, including use of the term "The Big Lie," "election liar" hypocrisy, coverage of Brian Sicknick and Ashli Babbitt, why coverage of objecting to election results is different in 2020 and 2021 than past cycles, and more…
 
Before 2008, some people argued that the Second Amendment was merely a collective right, an outmoded concept related only to old-fashioned militias. Dick Heller, the respondent in District of Columbia v. Heller, talks about how his landmark case changed America's view of the Second Amendment from the red-headed stepchild of the Constitution to the …
 
Your #2minutes2virtue​​​​​​​​​​ Challenge: Pray intentionally for a family member, a friend or someone you know who is suffering from some physical or spiritual illness.Get the 2-minute video reflection straight to your inbox every week by subscribing here: https://arlingtondiocese.org/2minutes2virtue…
 
In January 1982, Marina Nemat, then just sixteen years old, was arrested, tortured, and sentenced to death for political crimes. Until then, her life in Tehran had centered around school, summer parties at the lake, and her crush on Andre, the young man she had met at church. But when math and history were subordinated to the study of the Koran and…
 
Deloitte Partner Marcelo Scalia talks about Match Cloud, an automated cloud-based data quality and insights solution for consolidating, cleansing, matching and sharing a golden view of your master data (Consumers, Leads, Contacts, Patients, Students, Employees, Partners, Suppliers, Agents, Products, Assets, etc.) across multiple and disparate data …
 
In this bonus episode, the ladies discuss the cursing cheerleader case, Pacific Legal Foundation’s win in a property rights case, and two fractured, mind-boggling separation-of-powers cases. Plus, stay tuned for “Name that dissent!” Please subscribe, leave us a review, and share with your friends! Follow us on Twitter: @EHSlattery @Anastasia_Esq @P…
 
Rachel Campos-Duffy, co-host of Fox & Friends Weekend, joins Steve Krakauer to talk about her iconic season of Real World: San Francisco, the myth of liberal tolerance, finding love on reality TV, raising nine kids, how the media covers conservative women, her time on The View, the importance of her faith, Fox News' place in the media marketplace, …
 
Scot and Jeff discuss the third part of Neil Young’s career (1980–2021) with Jeff Dufour. Introducing the Band: Your hosts Scot Bertram (@ScotBertram) and Jeff Blehar (@EsotericCD) are joined by guest Jeff Dufour. Jeff is the editor in chief of National Journal. Find him on Twitter at @dcdufour. Jeff’s Music Pick: Neil Young (Part 3) If you need a …
 
We live in a never ending news cycle, swimming in a sea of fake news, agenda driven stories, and outright lies, especially when it comes to guns and gun rights. Rob Morse, author of the SlowFacts blog and host of Self Defense Gun Stories Podcast, discusses how the media has changed and today uses lies as a business model.…
 
Your #2minutes2virtue​​​​​​​​​​ Challenge: This week, for ten or fifteen minutes a day, be quiet and be still. In the silence of your heart, allow the Lord to speak to you and grant you His peace.Get the 2-minute video reflection straight to your inbox every week by subscribing here: https://arlingtondiocese.org/2minutes2virtue…
 
This week's episode gets the big cases out of the way early, as the Court dropped California v. Texas (holding that ACA survives another challenge for lack of standing) and Fulton v. City of Philadelphia (holding a Philadelphia law restricting referrals to a Catholic adoption agency violates the Free Exercise Clause). Both cases are more than just …
 
In this bonus episode, the ladies discuss the Supreme Court’s recent opinions and dissents related to the Affordable Care Act and a dispute involving Catholic Charities, same-sex couples, and foster care. Plus, stay tuned for “Name that dissent!” Please subscribe, leave us a review, and share with your friends! Follow us on Twitter: @EHSlattery @An…
 
This is the story of the most consequential Supreme Court case in history: Dred Scott v. Sandford. It was a catalyst for Abraham Lincoln’s famous “House Divided” speech, which catapulted him onto the national stage. It led a dissenting justice to resign in protest. And it plunged our nation into its darkest hour—a civil war that nearly tore us apar…
 
BFA's Legislative Affairs Director Rob Sexton and NSSF Lobbyist Chris Lee present testimony on the most powerful emergency powers legislation in the U.S. Plus victims tell their horrifying stories about how their firearms were confiscated or destroyed at gunpoint in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina back in 2005.…
 
Your #2minutes2virtue​​​​​​​​​​ Challenge: Take some time this week to prove that you belong to Christ's Kingdom by doing at least one act of charity towards your neighbor.Get the 2-minute video reflection straight to your inbox every week by subscribing here: https://arlingtondiocese.org/2minutes2virtue…
 
Brett and Nazim return from vacation to see what we can learn about judges from the cases of Van Buren v. U.S. (deciding "access" under Computer Fraud and Abuse Act), Borden v. U.S. (deciding reckless mindset under ACCA), Sanchez v. Myorkas (deciding admission status for permanent residency, and Garland v. Dai (deciding whether the 9th Circuit can …
 
Saul Alinsky might be called the "anti-Acton". As Lord Acton warned that power corrupts, Saul Alinsky, the father of modern "community organizing", rejoiced that corruption empowers. Decades after Alinsky's death his ideas and teaching continue to shape the American political and social landscape. This lecture given by Joseph A. Morris, President o…
 
Vas Kuhaluri is back to discuss Oracle GoldenGate Cloud Service - the real-time cloud service for migrating, integrating, or off-loading data between both cloud to cloud + cloud and non-cloud databases. Learn how you can quickly configure an Oracle GoldenGate environment in the cloud without having to set up the infrastructure or platform requireme…
 
Glenn Greenwald, co-founder of The Intercept and now founder of a Substack publication, joins Steve Krakauer to discuss media coverage of Trump and Biden, corporate media coziness with power, the decline of CNN and MSNBC, Twitter drama, the rise of independent media, Edward Snowden, and more. See Privacy Policy at https://art19.com/privacy and Cali…
 
Governments have shown they are willing to infringe on Second Amendment rights during times of emergency, at the very times rights are most important. In this special edition of the podcast, BFA joins Rep. Scott Wiggam and Sen. Tim Schaffer at a news conference to introduce legislation preventing abuse of emergency powers.…
 
Happy Feast of Corpus Christi!Your #2minutes2virtue​​​​​​​​​​ Challenge: Pray for an increase of wonder and awe at the real presence of Christ in the Blessed Sacrament; and, ask God to lead you back to Him in those areas where you veered off the right path.Get the 2-minute video reflection straight to your inbox every week by subscribing here: http…
 
Oracle Product Manager Loic Lefevre talks about his work on the Dragon Stack which provisions the Always Free Autonomous Database and generates the source code for a pre-configured REACT frontend. This provides a speedy outcome for getting access to a flexible developer environment who needs access to a no-fuss database with choices of a React fron…
 
Scot and Jeff discuss the second part of Neil Young’s career (1973–1979) with Jeff Dufour. Introducing the Band: Your hosts Scot Bertram (@ScotBertram) and Jeff Blehar (@EsotericCD) are joined by guest Jeff Dufour. Jeff is the editor-in-chief of National Journal. Find him on Twitter at @dcdufour. Jeff’s Music Pick: Neil Young (Part 2) Grab a bottle…
 
All across America, cities, counties, and states have been declaring themselves Second Amendment sanctuaries in a desperate and determined effort to stop the unconstitutional onslaught from the left. Attorney and BFA legal advisor, Ron Lemieux, discusses why interest in the sanctuary movement has exploded, what resolutions and laws can and can't do…
 
Happy Feast of the Most Holy Trinity!Your #2minutes2virtue​​​​​​​​​​ Challenge: This week, start making the Sign of the Cross more intentionally and prayerfully remembering that you belong to the Holy Trinity—Father, Son and Holy Spirit.Get the 2-minute video reflection straight to your inbox every week by subscribing here: https://arlingtondiocese…
 
Get ready to learn, folks, because this episode discusses time, poison, wars and 160 million dollars worth of garbage in the context of Guam v. U.S.. Although its mostly a case about statutory interpretation; and it's core, its the case you didn't know you needed to know more about. The law is a moving target here, but there's less nonsense than yo…
 
In this episode, we're bringing you a presentation that was delivered as part of the 2021 Acton Lecture Series featuring Dr. Carl Trueman on his book The Rise and Triumph of the Modern Self. In this timely work, he explores the development of the sexual revolution as a symptom—rather than the cause—of the human search for identity. Trueman surveys …
 
Oracle Product Manager Loic Lefevre talks about Oracle innovations for application developers: Java, Converged Databases, Data Science, Enterprise apps, Oracle Cloud Infrastructure and Multi-Cloud. Loic discusses what Oracle is doing across GraalVM, MySQL, Linux with a focus on improving the developer experience without compromising on enterprise-g…
 
When the COVID crisis hit the U.S. in 2020, some government officials around the country reacted badly, abused their power, and infringed on Second Amendment rights. Rob Sexton, BFA's Legislative Affairs Director, outlines landmark new legislation from BFA and its partners to prevent such abuses at times of declared emergency.…
 
Join us as we conclude our second season of the Iron Butterfly podcast with a very special episode. This week, we are joined by three incredible mentees from Girl Security, a non-profit organization working to forge equity in national security by preparing girls and gender minorities to advance confidently into national security’s many pathways. In…
 
This week's episode covers three recent decisions, CIC Services v. IRS (procedure for challenging IRS notice requirements), Caniglia v. Strom (community care-taking exception for the home) and Edwards v. Vannoy (retroactivity of unanimous verdicts). Law starts at (04:07) and an explanation for the episode title follows soon after.…
 
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