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Constitutional Assumptions Make a Difference

by ProfDave, ©2022 (Jan. 17, 2022) — The American constitution, arguably the most durable and successful in history, rests upon some fundamental assumptions about the nature of mankind.  Assumptions ultimately derived from Christianity.  The French Revolution, by way of contrast, which produced unsuccessful constitutions, changed like underwear, rested upon different assumptions, derived from Enlightenment and […]

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The Politics of Fear

by ProfDave, ©2022 (Jan. 13, 2022) — Did it occur to you that Donald Trump was running against Donald Trump in 2020?  More people voted against Trump than for Biden.  Personally, I voted against Hillary in ’16 and against Kamala in ’20.  I did so out of fear – fear of radical social policies and […]