Future American lawyers to be proud of. . . and Alberto Gonzales
Susan Notes: Education faculties would do well to repeat this act of defiance when functionaries from the U. S. Department of Education and/or state functionaries come to blather. They are destroying our children. . . and our profession. Complaining on discussion lists doesn't cut it. The public silence is killing us.
When you're a law student, they tell you if say that if you can't argue the law, argue the facts. They also tell you if you can't argue the facts, argue the law. If you can't argue either, apparently, the solution is to go on a public relations offensive and make it a political issue... to say over and over again "it's lawful", and to think that the American people will somehow come to believe this if we say it often enough."In light of this, I'm proud of the very civil civil disobedience that was shown here today." - David Cole, Georgetown University Law Professor
It was a good day for dissent.
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