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HL 72 – The 25th Anniversary Edition

HL 72 – The 25th Anniversary Edition

By this 72nd post it should be clear, at least to HL, that Hopelessly Liberal is a chronicle of survival and adherence to constitutional norms and the rule of law during Trump’s presidency.  Private law firms are businesses, but their business also is a learned...

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HL 68 – Hopelessly Liberal: The Black History Month Edition

HL 68 – Hopelessly Liberal: The Black History Month Edition

February commemorates Black History.  HL celebrates these important markers idiosyncratically.  Not by recalling what was hammered into the head about Crispus Attucks but his own experience with what is being celebrated.  Reflecting on what Martin Luther King, Jr....

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HL 67 – Pat Won’t be Moving to Long Island City

HL 67 – Pat Won’t be Moving to Long Island City

Thomas Friedman had been touting the College Board’s findings that proficiency in two codes, the U.S. Constitution and computer science, most highly correlate with success in college and career.  Reading this, and having just finished teaching a con law course at alma...

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Books

Priceless Cover

Priceless: The Case that Brought Down the Visa/ MasterCard Bank Cartel

Journal of Plague Year cover

Journal of the Plague Year: An Insider’s Chronicle of Eliot Spitzer’s Short and Tragic Reign