democracy







Obama’s Attack on the Supreme Court is an Assault on the American System

April 3, 2012

In response to the unexpectedly skeptical Supreme Court hearings on ObamaCare, an insolent President Obama declared that “overturning the law would amount to an ‘unprecedented, extraordinary step’ of judicial activism,” reports David Nakamura. Obama questioned the authority of the nine-member panel of unelected justices to reverse legislation that was approved. . . Continue »




Gary Johnson on Democracy vs. Republic

September 24, 2011

Here’s a Q&A from Gary Johnson that was not included in his exclusive interview with TOS. The lengthy interview is available to subscribers here. Subscriptions to TOS start at $29 (8¢ a day) and are available in HTML, e-book, Kindle, print, and audio (mp3), so you can enjoy the articles. . . Continue »


Obama on "American Democracy"

May 4, 2010

In his commencement speech to University of Michigan graduates, President Obama quoted one of the Founders saying that America was a republic. Immediately thereafter he claimed—either ignorantly or dishonestly—that America was instead a democracy and that Americans must do two things in order to keep it. “American democracy has thrived,”. . . Continue »