The Liberal Arts

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Mar 062017
 
As the experience of freedom makes us unfit for slavery, so the experience of knowledge makes us unfit for handbooks of liberal instruction.

The Tempest and the Witch

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Oct 252016
 
Hillary Clinton embodies all that is indecent and corruptible with human character in pursuit of power.  Her dishonesty precedes her like an advertisement. 

SCOTUS and the Language of Justice

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Apr 172016
 
SCOTUS has changed the meaning of terms like "human life" and "established by the states."  As long as we're accepting their power to do so, what will these unelected justices change next?

The End Game

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Apr 172016
 
One may admire the liberal's passion for social reform, but passion is not principle, and corruption is not "Change we can believe in." 

The End of Popular Consent

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Apr 102016
 
Progressives have long understood that by circumventing the Constitution through executive orders and administrative regulations that have the effect of law, they can lead society into a settled acceptance of unpopular State actions

The Vote-Farmers of America

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Apr 062016
 
Republicans never know what to do with power once they have acquired it.  Democrats, on the other hand, know what to do with power, but it's always the wrong thing.