Legalize Marijuana: Obama Has Broken His Promises, Supreme Court DOMA: 3 Important Cases That Protected U.S. Civil Rights

1. 4 Top Colleges Just As Great As the Ivy League Schools (Justin Douglas, @JMikeDoug) – Though your parents and loved ones may only want you to go to an Ivy League school, there are many other great schools to consider. Here are a few of them.
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2. Obama Has Failed to Live Up to Promises On Marijuana Decriminalization (Matthew Rozsa) – In 2004, then-Senator Obama said "we need to rethink and decriminalize our marijuana laws." Nearly a decade later, the president has failed to live up to this statement.
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3. 3 Major Supreme Court Cases That Protected American Civil Liberties (Jack Lee, @_jack_lee) – Here are some important Supreme Court cases concerning our civil liberties, in which the Court ruled in favor of the rights of individuals over government restrictions.
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SCOTUS rules on another civil rights case later this month, DOMA.
 
4. Chavez Leaves Behind a Legacy of Vicious Anti-Semitism Against the Jews of Venezuela (Matthew Rozsa) – Much has been made of Hugo Chavez’s legacy following the leader’s death, but few are discussing his track record of atrocious anti-Semitism.
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5. How Every Young American Can Have An Impact On the War On Terror (Heather Beaven, @electbeaven) – On the battlefield or in the halls of Congress, it's time for every young American to enlist in the war on terror.
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