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Constitutional Ignorance Led to a Tyranny of the Majority

GARRY M. GALLES, FOUNDATION FOR ECONOMIC EDUCATION Constitution Day—September 17—marks the anniversary of its 1787 signing. Students will be taught about it...but not because of...

Harry Reid is Killing the Senate

BY ALAN CARUBA In his 2005 book, “The Most Exclusive Club: A History of the Modern United States Senate”, Lewis L. Gould began by noting...

Of The Principal Source Of Belief Among Democratic Nations

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 2, Chapter 2, Of The Principal Source Of Belief Among Democratic Nations AT different periods dogmatic belief is more...

Causes Which Mitigate The Tyranny Of The Majority In The US

Democracy In America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1831 Volume 1, Chapter 16, Causes Which Mitigate The Tyranny Of The Majority In The United States ABSENCE OF CENTRALIZED...

Madison’s Notes: Federal Convention of 1787, August 15

Liberty Letters, 15 August 1787, James Madison _____________________ Editor's Summary: Madison moved that all bills ought to be submitted not just to the President, but to...

Madison's Notes: Federal Convention of 1787, August 15

Liberty Letters, 15 August 1787, James Madison _____________________ Editor's Summary: Madison moved that all bills ought to be submitted not just to the President, but to...