New article on the original meaning of the Fourteenth Amendment

April 09, 2013 | By JOSHUA THOMPSON

Professor Michael Rappaport of the University of San Diego School of Law has released a new article titled, “Originalism and the Colorblind Constitution.”  The article’s strength lies in its rebuttal of arguments that the Fourteenth Amendment was never intended to ban race-based affirmative action policies.  Some scholars & ...