What Is The Rule of Law?

What is the rule of law?  What does it mean?  I found this on an on-line legal dictionary, and I post it here as I tend to agree with all three definitions/explanations: Rule according to law; rule under law; or rule according to a higher law. The rule of law is an ambiguous term that…

CONSTITUTION: ratification & adoption YEAR

Declaration of Independence:  IN CONGRESS, July 4, 1776 The Constitution of the United States:  “done in Convention by the Unanimous Consent of the States present, 17th day of September in the Year of our Lord one thousand seven hundred and Eighty seven and of the Independance of the United States of America…” The Bill of…

If It Becomes A Tool Of Tyranny, Is The Law STILL “The Law?”

I have another blog page where I try to explain the concept of Natural Rights, Natural Law and the Social Contract – as our founders understood them.  You can find it here, at The Road to Concord.  If you are interested, you can learn why I believe what I have been posting about the law…

What a Difference a Word Makes

I wonder, does “inappropriate” mean ILLEGAL?  Or is it only illegal if there is a law that says the government CANNOT do it? New IRS Chief: ‘Inappropriate’ Targeting Was Broader and Lasted Longer Than Previously Thought Now, before you answer that, THINK ABOUT IT!  If it is not illegal because there is no law saying…