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The Problem with Pragmatism

I am an ideologue. More specifically, I'm a conservative. I adhere to an ideology that treasures individual freedom and voluntary social morality. While some might use the term “ideologue” to degrade a belief system as dogmatic or self-righteous, I'm proud of the...

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Maximizing Freedom: The Conservative Standard

The current political climate and the many political discussions I find myself in have me constantly going back to fundamental principles and examining what I believe and why I believe it. There are so many labels that get thrown around with so many different meanings...

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Not a Democratic Republic

It goes without saying that the United States of America is not a direct democracy but a republic. More than that, as I showed with a new quote every day for literally months on Twitter, the Founders despised democracy. They called it, among other things, the “most...

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The Lawsuit of Politics

No matter the claim, parties, jurisdiction, or legal issue, every legal proceeding in civil or criminal law has three basic components at its core: the law, the facts, and the application of the law to the facts. Everything revolves around these three pillars. One...

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“Subject to the Jurisdiction Thereof”

President Trump announced last week that he’s considering an executive order that would ban birthright citizenship for the children of illegal immigrants. Can he do it? I have some thoughts about what the law should be, but let’s not talk about that right now. What...

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Can “Gosnell” End Abortion?

In 1852, a controversial novel called Uncle Tom’s Cabin was published. On the day of its publication, Harriet Beecher Stowe’s opus sold more than 3,000 copies, increasing a hundredfold before the book’s first birthday. Ten years after this abolitionist serialized her...

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Family > Politics

I have a son. He was born on Friday, which is when I normally write my weekly article. At first, I thought I would just skip writing this week given how busy and tired I am, and then I thought it might be nice to post on the New Guards Facebook page the reason why I...

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