The premise of this essay is that there is no justification under any circumstances for any established nation to deny grown adult men and women the right to decide their own future.
Review of book by Michael Trachtman of Supreme Court decisions that affect our lives. Brief summaries of 37 such cases are in the book and very short descriptions of about a dozen are in this review. Reading about them brings back many memories.
Why is it that so many of us feel that the rights and responsibilities we inherited from our forefathers may be, despite our reverence for the U.S. Constitution, in serious jeopardy?
The American judicial system has become a hot topic of conversation. The O.J. Simpson murder trial and the crime Bill Clinton signed into law have put the system on the front burner -- and on trial.
How Donald Trump and the Republican party are legally hijacking our democracy
President Obama. Elections, rhetoric got into high gear. What did Obama actually accomplished in his first term? He made 506 promises. He said, "Yes we can" and we have...
The main system of government throughout the world is democratic, partly due to the influences of the Western colonialists towards their former colonies from the Americas to the land of Australia.
Even in America it's a little scary to say anything critical of the dreaded IRS (Internal Revenue Service.) But I've done it before, and here I do it again. As of now, somehow, I'm still a free man.
Our founding father Thomas Jefferson said an informed electorate is needed for Democracy to survive.
A misunderstood terminology of American Exceptionalism.