“Let us raise a standard to which the wise and honest can repair.” George Washington to the delegates at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia, 1787. The standard George Washington
“The masses have never thirsted after truth. They turn aside from evidence that is not to their taste, preferring to deify error, if error seduce them. Whoever can supply them
“We are wandering on the great ocean of human affairs. We are running we know not whither.” Patrick Henry, speaking to the Virginia ratifying convention, 1788. “We are running
In Reign of Terror, I gave examples of executive overreach that both attempted and succeeded in overwhelming the Rule of Law. Whether Franklin Roosevelt claiming he is not “packing”
The essence of this lesson is: Federalism is a basic structure of governance in the United States, US Constitutional rights are limited, and some rights come from God, not government.
Those who feel betrayed by the recent decision of the Supreme Court to abandon the reasoning in Roe v. Wade (1973) and its extension Casey v. Planned Parenthood (1992) have