Published Articles by Doris Weatherford

Listen Up: Constitutional Amendments Matter

July 15, 2013

I want to write about constitutional amendments. Please don’t turn the page. It matters. (more…)

Four Score and Seven Years Ago We Were At War With Ourselves

July 8, 2013

The news media did a pretty fair job of recognizing the 150th anniversary of the battle of Gettysburg last week, but the only attention to the other 150th that I saw was a small line in the syndicated “Today in History.” (more…)

In Context: Sex Trafficking and the Age of Consent

July 1, 2013

When I wrote about sex trafficking earlier, I mentioned an article that Thalia Potter, legislative aide to Senator Pat Frank, showed me while I was lobbying for reform of rape law back in the 1980s. In the satirical piece, the author substituted “sex” or “rape” for “robbery” or “theft.” (more…)


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