self-governance

Notable Quote – Prof. David Corbin & Matt Parks

by Skip April 15, 2014

From a longer piece at The Federalist (go read the whole thing, emphasis here is mine): …Americans, Madison argues, are natural republicans–republicans in their heads and in their hearts, determined to show the world that “self-government” is possible. The republican principle, as Madison defines it later in the essay, requires “a government which derives all its […]

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Dr. Paul Rahe – the real problem that the Republican Party faces is not campaigning, technology, or GOTV

by Skip December 4, 2012

The money lines: The deepest source of our present discontents is the sexual revolution. Our abandonment of chastity as a norm has had dire political consequences. Her right to be promiscuous trumps our right to the fruits of our own labor. From commenter John Walker (a self described “flaming libertarian”):  The libertarian society in which […]

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