about John Roberts? Here’s a quick summary of his judicial activities, which include not insubstantial help in securing Florida in 2000, and a distaste for voting rights and for traditional checks and balances in government… And yet this New Yorker profile of Harry Reid suggests that the Roberts nomination is a conciliatory gesture! Does this sound conciliatory to you? Moving Ideas is assembling a very rich John Roberts clearing house of background info and resources. Please check it out.