Posted in truth quest, shawn brodof, truth quest podcast, abortion, constitution, ben franklin, Thomas Jefferson, james madison, minimum wage, climate change, obamacare, supreme court, pritical thinking, bill of rights, declaration of independence, electoral college, federalist papers, states rights, war on poverty, income tax, pro-life, medicare for all, democracy on Jan 11th, 2020
Is it just me or is anyone else bothered when you hear politicians and talking heads refer to America as democracy? The “D-word” is thrown around so often by so many that I don’t think many people bat an eye when they hear it.
What is the truth about democracy in America?
A Republic If You Can Keep It
Why Americas Founders Didn't Want a Democracy
Why It Matters That the United States is Supposed to be a Republic Not a Democracy
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Posted in , truth quest, shawn brodof, truth quest podcast, constitution, ben franklin, Thomas Jefferson, james madison, article i section 8, tenth amendment on Jul 20th, 2018
In America we are living through a perpetual constitutional crisis. The heavy restrictions placed on the federal government by the United States Constitution have been largely ignored for most of the country's history. We have experienced both small and incremental steps in the power and growth of the federal government (federal agencies, bureaucracies and regulations) as well as large and unprecedented leaps (the Alien and Sedition Acts, the internment of Japanese, The Patriot Act, and NSA spying).
In this episode I hope to influence the way you look at the federal government going forward - through the eyes of the Founding Fathers.
As mentioned in previous episodes, questions are powerful methods of persuasion especially when you require skeptics to answer them. In Episode 2, I posed the question "WHAT ABOUT THE BABY?" Today I will pose the question, "WHERE IN THE CONSTITUITON?" This is a question I hope you ask every time you evaluate the actions of our elected and unelected officials in Washington, D.C.
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