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Freedom of Association, Even For Augusta National

Jake270 Wrote: Apr 11, 2012 6:09 PM
True. Sandra Day O'Connor said there is no difference between a man and a woman. And Ruth Bader-Ginsburg thinks the South African Constitution is superior to the United States Constitution. But just to make sure no one thinks I'm a male chauvinist, don't forget Stephen Breyer saying that it was "instructive" to consult foreign law. Hmmmmmm........

Now that the 2012 Masters Tournament is over, the hounds of political correctness have stopped baying at Augusta National Golf Club over its membership policies. The gender-grievance industry is moving on, looking for a new target to harangue.

Yet as the Augusta National brouhaha recedes, there are some things I wonder about.

To begin with, why would a Republican candidate for president weigh in on an issue as insignificant as whether a private Georgia golf club offers membership to women?

No one was surprised that President Obama wanted the world to know he disapproves of Augusta National's policy. This is...