Jon Guze

Director of Legal Studies

Posts by Jon Guze (page 59)

  • A New Front in the Bathroom Wars

    A group calling itself “North Carolinians for Privacy” has sued the Department of Justice and the Department of Education over the Obama adminsitration’s demand that educational institutions in North Carolina “allow biological males to use restrooms and locker rooms designated for women and … allow biological females to use restrooms…
    Jon Guze, May 13, 2016
  • Actions Speak Louder than Words

    For a Harvard Law School graduate and former “constitutional law professor,” President Obama seems surprisingly confused about federalism and the separation of powers under the Constitution. On April 23rd, at a “town hall” meeting in London, he called on a student who said: I know that in…
    Jon Guze, May 6, 2016
  • Things Are Starting to Get Interesting!

    The Washington Post reports that: A group of Illinois students and parents sued the Obama administration Wednesday over its stance on transgender students’ access to school bathrooms and locker rooms, arguing that the U.S. Education Department is illegally forcing local authorities to let children use facilities that…
    Jon Guze, May 5, 2016
  • Target Should Welcome HB2

    In a recent article entitled, “Target takes stand on transgender bathroom controversy,” CNN reported that: Target said Tuesday that transgender customers at its stores are welcome to use the bathroom that matches their gender identity, the latest corporate reaction to a wave of legislation seen by critics as anti-LGBT.
    Jon Guze, May 4, 2016
  • “I know that in North Carolina, people are having to produce birth certificates to go to the toilet.”

    In an article entitled, “Emotional student comes out to Obama at town hall in London,” Mashable reports that: A student in London told U.S. President Barack Obama they identified as non-binary, and challenged the president to do more for transgender people. Maria Munir, 20, welled up…
    Jon Guze, May 3, 2016
  • Mister We Could Use a Man Like Thomas Macaulay Again!

    Almost 200 years ago, during a Parliamentary Debate, he said: Our rulers will best promote the improvement of the nation by strictly confining themselves to their own legitimate duties, by leaving capital to find its most lucrative course, commodities their fair price, industry and intelligence their natural reward,…
    Jon Guze, May 3, 2016
  • Why Are Liberal Organizations Such Hotbeds of Racism, Sexism, and Ageism?

    Yesterday, a complaint was filed against the New York Times in the US District Court for the Southern District of New York. According the the complaint: Plaintiffs and classes of similarly situated older, Black and/or female current and former employees of the Times are victims of discriminatory barriers…
    Jon Guze, April 29, 2016
  • “a fellow veteran and a judge of compassionate heart”

    The Fayetteville Observer has a remarkable story: Standing before Judge Lou Olivera was a retired Special Forces Green Beret sergeant who was in Cumberland County veterans court on April 12 for violating probation. “Every two weeks we go to veterans court, and my urinalysis test had come…
    Jon Guze, April 29, 2016