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Constitutional Principles

Friday, February 20, 2015

Restoring The Unwritten Constitution

Liberal-progressivism, exemplified in President Obama, House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi, and Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid, is aimed at destroying the essence of constitutionalism that gave birth to the United States.

Thursday, February 05, 2015

Is The President A Law Unto Himself?

England’s Stuart kings’ repeated efforts to bypass Parliament and to proclaim laws unilaterally led to the Glorious Revolution of 1689 deposing James II and to Parliament’s enacting the English Bill of Rights, the precursor to our own first ten amendments to the Constitution.

Is Obama Charles I or James II redux?

Read Adam White’s article from the City Journal website.

Unfaithful Executive: On presidential oaths and obligations

Friday, January 30, 2015

No Limit To Obama’s Power Claims

Who needs a Congress to pass laws, with a compliant Attorney General and a president who claims an apparently unlimited prerogative to order whatever strikes his fancy?

Read Peter Wehner’s brief gloss on the questioning of Attorney General nominee Loretta Lynch.

Wednesday, December 17, 2014

Society’s Rights

The lectern used by Senator Dianne Feinstein to announce the Senate Intelligence Committee’s report on the CIA’s interrogation methods bore a label declaring “human rights first.”  Human rights, however, depend entirely upon preservation of the political power and social culture that proclaims and supports them.  Enhanced interrogation methods after 9/11 were essential to that end.

Monday, December 15, 2014

Rioting Mobs Victimized By Black Capitalists

Mike Adam’s take on the riots, looting, and burning in Ferguson and elsewhere: truth is an impediment to destabilizing political and social order to further liberal-progressivism.

 

Tuesday, December 02, 2014

What’s The Real Deal In Ferguson?

We are confronted with a fundamental Constitutional issue: protecting the rights of individuals against mindless mobs in the streets.

Friday, November 28, 2014

Your Tax Dollars At Work

It’s hardly news that, in the case of the IRS, taxes paid by believers in our original Constitutional government are being used to further the cause of socialism and the Democrat-Socialist Party.  With latest revelations pried out of the White House and the IRS, what’s news is the vast scope of the IRS’s skulduggery.

In ‘Lost’ Trove Of IRS Emails, 2,500 May Link White House To Confidential Taxpayer Data

Thursday, November 27, 2014

Ramifications Of The Ferguson Attitude

For absurd posturing by racial minority fringe groups, read Heather Mac Donald’s The Microaggression Farce:  The latest campus fad, which sees racism everywhere, will create a new generation of permanent victims.

Ferguson Again

If one listens only to black “leaders” such as Al Sharpton, it’s easy to believe that minorities that feel affronted have a Constitutional right to riot, burn, and loot other people’s property.

Thursday, November 13, 2014

ObamaCare Sausage

Like sausage, few people knew everything that was packed into it.