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, article i section 8, social security, obamacare, nullification, federal reserve, tariffs, bill of rights, electoral college, federalist papers, articles of confederation, states rights, necessary and proper on May 19th, 2019
In the last two episodes, I introduced or re-introduced you to The Federalist Papers and discussed some of the checks and balances in the Constitution - the legislative and executive branches of government. Today we are going to discuss, as Paul Harvey used to say, “The rest of the story!” – the Judicial branch, States Rights, taxation, the military, and a brief look at the Necessary and Proper and Supremacy clauses of the Constitution.
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