What good is a constitutionally liberal republic?
Which matters more, having a constitution, or what a constitution requires?
…that other folks have to deal with.
Why is vigilant mistrust useful?
Political trust is strengthened by guaranteed political and civil rights.
Monday, September 17, is Constitution Day. It’s a good excuse to think about a few things. First of all, what’s the big deal about having a constitution? For the founders…
Hate-bait is meant to divide us. It appeals to our emotion and prejudices. It over-rides practical thinking as well as our nobler aspirations. Hate-Bait distracts us from the fundamental importance…