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Would We the People Ratify the Constitution Today?

We the People are the opening words of the preamble to the Constitution.  Many patriots glory in that name, “We the People” holding it aloft as a banner against the encroachments of an ever expanding central government.   1,531 more words

Dr. Robert Owens

First Minister reelected

G. Booth has been reelected as First Minister in the recent Caladonian elections, this time as leader of the CNP.  The elections saw the CDP gain 30% of the Caladonian electorate’s vote, the Federal party with 10%, the Greens with 20% and the CNP with 40% of the vote.   85 more words

Ames: Dangers of American Liberty—Part III

American Debate



Federalist Fisher Ames sends a draft treatise to a friend for review, in which he addresses the dangers he sees to the liberty of Americans. 7,097 more words

Philosophy

Ames: Dangers of American Liberty—Part II

American Debate



Federalist Fisher Ames sends a draft treatise to a friend for review, in which he addresses the dangers he sees to the liberty of Americans. 7,952 more words

Philosophy

Ames: Dangers of American Liberty—Part I

American Debate



Federalist Fisher Ames sends a draft treatise to a friend for review, in which he addresses the dangers he sees to the liberty of Americans. 6,961 more words

Philosophy

Federalists and Anti-Federalists: what did the debates do?

In our conclusion to our series on the Federalist debates that gave us our constitution, we try to wrap up their overall impact on the U.S., in their own time, and over the centuries since 1787. 722 more words

Politics