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We Hold These Truths Part 2

I realize as I interact with people that some of the constitutional principles I espouse are hard to understand because of their lack of a foundation concerning our establishment as a nation. 1,597 more words

The Continued Attacks on American Ideals

Western civilization was built on some basic tenets. Ideas such as consent of the governed, unalienable rights, and limited governments set up to protect those rights are central to our belief structure. 987 more words

Trump didn't cause our constitutional crisis — he's the reaction against it

Chris Buskirk writes an excellent piece at The Hill drawing our attention to the things that matter most–the heart and soul of the Republic.

Trump is not the cause of crisis, in fact he is a corrective: 516 more words

Consent of the Governed and The Courts

Jeffrey Lord at American Spectator notes Lincoln:

At the same time, the candid citizen must confess that if the policy of the Government upon vital questions affecting the whole people is to be irrevocably fixed by decisions of the Supreme Court, the instant they are made in ordinary litigation between parties in personal actions the people will have ceased to be their own rulers, having to that extent practically resigned their Government into the hands of that eminent tribunal.