logo

3 October 2022

logo

Share this video:

Or choose a specific part to share:

Start at:
Stop at:
Preview

Embed this video, or the specific part you've chosen, on your site:

Adam Serwer (Mother Jones) and Sahil Kapur (Talking Points Memo)

On Adamize, Sahil tells Adam that the Supreme Court will likely avoid ruling on Prop 8 but strike down DOMA. Adam notes that the attorneys defending both laws seemed unwilling to substantively criticize same-sex marriage. They consider the parallels with the Court’s past rulings on interracial marriage and abortion. Could Clarence Thomas surprise liberals by voting to strike down DOMA? Adam says he was surprised that John Roberts was so hostile to gay-rights arguments. Sahil wonders whether the court’s conservatives were the ones who really wanted to take the marriage cases. Finally, what kind of legacy will the Roberts Court leave on gay rights?

Play entire video
Recorded:Apr 3    Posted:Apr 4, 2013
Download:
mp3
Adamize | Apr 4, 2013 | Adam Serwer & Sahil Kapur

Nonzero (The Wright Show)

The Russia-Ukraine powder keg

playvideo screenshot

Robert Wright and Mickey Kaus discuss ways things could escalate in Ukraine after Putin’s annexation.

The Glenn Show

Where do progressives stand on civil liberties?

playvideo screenshot

Glenn Loury discusses the contradictions of progressive positions on free speech and civil liberties with lawyer, law professor, and author Lara Bazelon.

The DMZ

Is Biden’s brain a problem?

playvideo screenshot

Bill Scher and Matt K. Lewis discuss whether the President is suffering cognitive decline or just being Joe Biden.

Nonzero (The Wright Show)

Putin’s downfall?

playvideo screenshot

Robert Wright and Anatol Lieven discuss whether Russia’s military failures could lead to regime change in Moscow.

Nonzero (The Wright Show)

The Russia-Ukraine paradox

playvideo screenshot

Robert Wright and Mickey Kaus discuss whether Ukraine’s military progress makes Putin more likely to usher in catastrophe.

The DMZ

Where’s the GOP’s “Team Normal”?

playvideo screenshot

Bill Scher and Matt K. Lewis discuss whether non-Trumpist Republicans are normalizing election denying.

The Glenn Show

Is marriage important?

playvideo screenshot

Glenn Loury, John McWhorter, and Ian Rowe, founder and CEO of Vertex Enterprise Academies, debate the meaning and significance of marriage.

Nonzero (The Wright Show)

Fifty shades of US-China relations

playvideo screenshot

Sebastian Strangio, author of In the Dragon’s Shadow, explains why Sino-American relations look “grayer” when viewed from Southeast Asia.

Nonzero (The Wright Show)

Putin’s predicament

playvideo screenshot

Robert Wright and Mickey Kaus discuss the political and military pressures faced by the Russian leader.

The DMZ

What’s Lindsey Graham thinking?

playvideo screenshot

Bill Scher and Matt K. Lewis question the wisdom of the Republican Senator’s introduction of a 15-week abortion ban bill.