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Emergencies Do Not Trump the Constitution

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute February 26, 2019   Emergencies Do Not Trump the Constitution     After Congress rejected President Trump’s request for 5.7 billion dollars for the border wall, the president declared a national emergency at the southern border. Present Trump claims this “emergency” gives him the authority to divert funds appropriated for […]


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It’s Our Constitution — Not Kavanaugh

By Walter E. Williams LewRockwell.com September 12, 2018   It’s Our Constitution — Not Kavanaugh     One of the best statements of how the Framers saw the role of the federal government is found in Federalist Paper 45, written by James Madison, who is known as the “Father of the Constitution”: “The powers delegated by […]


We have TWO Constitutional Crises At Issue

By Martin Armstrong Armstrong Economics September 12, 2018   We have TWO Constitutional Crises At Issue     While we now have people chanting to impeach Trump under the 25th Amendment, we also have a true Treasonous Constitutional Crisis of UNELECTED bureaucrats working to undermine an ELECTEDofficial by the people. Regardless of the issue in play, which they refuse to […]

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Decades of Unconstitutional Wars

Decades of Unconstitutional Wars

By Adam Dick Ron Paul Institute May 24, 2018   Decades of Unconstitutional Wars     Despite United States Congress members insisting that Congress debate and vote on US military actions overseas, congressional leadership has chosen inaction, allowing military actions unilaterally pursued by the executive branch to continue unrestrained. And, when, this year, consideration has begun to […]


Constitutional Ignorance – Perhaps Contempt

By Walter E. Williams LewRockwell.com January 17, 2018   Constitutional Ignorance – Perhaps Contempt   Hillary Clinton blamed the Electoral College for her stunning defeat in the 2016 presidential election in her latest memoirs, “What Happened?” Some have claimed that the Electoral College is one of the most dangerous institutions in American politics. Why? They say […]

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The US Constitution Was Never Necessary for Military Defense

The US Constitution Was Never Necessary for Military Defense

By Ryan McMaken Mises Institute December 8, 2017   The US Constitution Was Never Necessary for Military Defense   Before the US Constitution of 1787 was ratified, its proponents have claimed a centralized and powerful American state was necessary for the purposes of military defense. But, as the Anti-Federalists of the time pointed out, the older constitution (known […]


Patriots and Protesters Should Take a Knee for the Constitution

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute September 30, 2017   Patriots and Protesters Should Take a Knee for the Constitution     “Seems like in the past 15 years or so the idea of patriotism has changed some. More polarized, more tied to political or ideological views. I’ve never seen patriotism or the flag connected […]

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