Rehnquistâ€™s judicial philosophy was result-oriented, activist, and authoritarian. He sometimes moderated his views for prudential or pragmatic reasons, but his vote could almost always be predicted based on who the parties were, not what the legal issues happened to be. He generally opposed the rights of gays, women, blacks, aliens, and religious minorities. He was a friend of corporations, polluters, right wing Republicans, religious fundamentalists, homophobes, and other bigots.
Telling the truth about Rehnquist
an excellent article out recently that tells the truth about deceased Chief Justice William Rehnquist. This is not your standard Fox News love-fest...