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A Must-See Movie in Schools

The film “Mr. Smith Goes to Washington” follows the political life of a (fictitious) U.S. Senator Jefferson Smith. Mr. Smith is handpicked to replace a senator who has passed away, because political cronies believe he’ll take orders and not think … Continue reading

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Can Government Officials Terminate Employees Based on Their Political Affiliation?

Plaintiffs were maintenance and domestic workers at the governor’s mansion in Puerto Rico. After Governor Fortuno (President of the New Progressive Party) was elected, the plaintiffs (members of the Puerto Rican Popular Democratic Party) were fired. Plaintiffs sued claiming political … Continue reading

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