Federal Wrecking Ball Destroying American Healthcare System

July 2, 2018 Government 0

It’s not just Obamacare that’s the problem. Now federal regulations are interfering in the direct primary care market too. The federal government is a giant wrecking ball destroying the American ...

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Thomas Paine on Natural Law

June 21, 2018 History / Liberty / Natural Law 0

If you've not had a chance to read Thomas Paine, this essay would be a good first 

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The Swamp – Can it be drained ?

June 10, 2018 Legislature 0

The Second Paragraph of the Declaration of Independence obligates each of us to implement a government that will respect the Life, Liberty, and Property of the citizens, just as each of ...

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The Original Meaning and The Exclusionary Rule

June 6, 2018 Constitution 0

In his recent concurrence in Collins v. Virginia, Justice Clarence Thomas argues that the exclusionary rule for Fourth Amendment violations should not be applied against the states. He states that ...

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The Recurring Natural Law

May 29, 2018 Natural Law 0

The American constitutional order is disintegrating. Members of Congress reject their duty to enact rational, coherent budgets or even to read, understand, and approve the legislation on which they vote. ...

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Anti-Commandeering: An overview of five major Supreme Court cases

May 29, 2018 Constitution / Government 0

The Supreme Court has long held that states do not have to actively participate in the enforcement or effectuation of federal acts or regulatory programs. James Madison’s advice for resisting ...

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An Entertaining Way To Easily Learn About The US Constitution

May 29, 2018 Constitution 0

A captivating statesman from America’s past takes a modern-day family on a series of wild adventures. With a spicy mix of humor, magic and logic, he opens their eyes to ...

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The NSA Continues to Abuse Americans with a 300% Increase in Data Intercepted and Stored

May 17, 2018 Constitution / Government 0

One of the few positive things in the ill-named USA FREEDOM Act, enacted in 2015 after the Snowden revelations on NSA domestic spying, is that it required the Director of ...

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Supreme Court’s Sports Gambling Opinion is a Rare and Major Win for the Tenth Amendment

May 17, 2018 Constitution / Government 0

Earlier today, the Supreme Court issued its decision in Murphy v. NCAA. The Court’s opinion was rare in that it not only struck down a federal law that infringed on ...

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A Pox on Both Your Houses, Part II: Anti-Originalist Historians

May 17, 2018 Constitution / History 0

In my last post, I described how the anti-historical bent of some originalists was undermining their credibility, qua originalists. In this post, I hope to show how the anti-originalist historians, ...

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