More Progressive Slanders Against My Friend, TJ

Why is it that, when caught by the strong and unyielding stance of our founding fathers, that Progressives like to fall back on what is slander against Jefferson, itself created by Progressive scholars?  I am speaking about the accusation that Jefferson was a Deist when the evidence against that claim is written on the Jefferson…

The ‘Pick-and-Chose’ — as Opposed to Complete — Thomas Jefferson

Those who do not truly understand Jefferson should exercise a great deal of caution when invoking his words in support of their positions.  I know the man well enough to know I am not and likely will never be an ‘expert.’  I do, however, know him well enough to understand how easily his duplicitous nature…

On Trial with My Good Friend, TJ

I have sworn upon the altar of God, eternal hostility against every form of tyranny over the mind of man. –Thomas Jefferson, letter to Benjamin Rush, September 23, 1800  I wonder: when did it become sedition and treason to advocate the sentiment in those words?  Somehow, by doing nothing more than trying to enlighten people…

CONSTITUTION: Duty of the Judiciary

Originally posted on The Rio Norte Line:
Ladies and Gentlemen, What is the Duty of the Supreme Court?  This is Simple! “the power of the people is superior to both, ” (the legislature and the judiciary) , AND  “duty (of the Courts) it must be to declare all acts contrary to the manifest tenor of the Constitution…