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The Supreme Law of the Land

The Supreme Law of the Land

True or false: the Constitution alone is the supreme law of the land, not subsequent federal laws or anything else. In other words, if a federal law comes into conflict with the Constitution, do judges have a duty to overturn the unconstitutional law? If you ask this...
Response to “Why Libertarians Are Wrong”

Response to “Why Libertarians Are Wrong”

On Sunday, I came across an article written by Daniel McCarthy for Spectator USA, entitled “Why Libertarians Are Wrong.” As a conservative with strong libertarian leanings and an interest in philosophy, I eagerly clicked on the link to see some philosophical heavy...
Liberals and Libertarians Can Be Pro-Life Too

Liberals and Libertarians Can Be Pro-Life Too

When people hear that I’m pro-life, they immediately assume that I’m a conservative. They happen to be right. I’m not embarrassed by my ideology, but I am sad that most people perceive the pro-life movement as limited to a single point on the...
The Problem with Pragmatism

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...
Maximizing Freedom: The Conservative Standard

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...
Not a Democratic Republic

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...