Paulsen, Michael Stokes
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Michael Stokes Paulsen is University Chair & Professor of Law at the University of St. Thomas, in Minneapolis. He is the co-author, with his son Luke Paulsen, of the forthcoming The Constitution: An Intelligent Introduction and Brief History.


Men, Abortion, Sin, and Salvation

Abortion is not, in the end, about "sin" or "redemption." It is about human life and its extermination.

Date posted: 2014-07-10

The Right to Life and the Irrelevance of Rape

Rape is tragic, awful, horrible, gut-wrenching -- an unspeakable crime of great emotional harm -- but rape is essentially irrelevant to the morality of abortion.

Date posted: 2013-02-12

Where in the Constitution is "Separation of Church and State"?

Misleading talk of "separation of church and state" obscures the true meaning of the First Amendment.

Date posted: 2010-11-09