Constitutional Law

Leftists Writing About Americans' Constitutional Ignorance Is Truly Cringeworthy

By now you may have heard about the The Annenberg Policy Center’s annual Constitutional Day Civics Survey. If you’re a regular reader here at …

Conservative View

An open letter to Congress: Impeach Trump

Dear Massachusetts members of the US House of Representatives:<p>As your supporters and constituents, we ask you to call upon the House Judiciary …

Boston

Tucker Carlson DEMANDS to KNOW if casting spells on Trump is a federal crime!!

Tucker Carlson determined to get down to the bottom of witches casting spells on President Trump, and he actually, literally asked if there was any …

Conservative View

A Scary Number Of Americans Don't Think Muslims Or Atheists Have First Amendment Rights

Let's get the facts straight.<p>Nearly a quarter of Americans ― 22 percent ― either don’t know or don’t believe that U.S. Muslims are granted the same constitutional protections as other citizens. Roughly 20 percent don’t know or don’t think that atheists are protected under the First Amendment.<p>These …

News (U.S.)

Constitutional law scholars’ amicus brief in the travel ban case explains why the Bill of Rights limits federal power over immigration

One of the main points at issue in the travel ban case currently before the Supreme Court is whether President Trump’s executive order temporarily barring entry by citizens of six Muslim-majority nations is unconstitutional because its purpose is to discriminate against Muslims, in violation of the …

News (U.S.)

Honor the Constitution by Impeaching Jeff Sessions

Two hundred and thirty years ago this week, delegates to the convention that drafted the U.S. Constitution signed the document into being. In so …

Liberal View

10 Important Facts About President Andrew Jackson

Andrew Jackson, nicknamed "Old Hickory," was the first president truly elected due to popular sentiment. He was born in either North or South …

History

A True Constitutional Crisis Is Rare in American History. Here's Why

Constitutional crisis is a term that's been thrown around a lot lately in American politics. But, as fans of the founding document celebrate …

United States

Views among college students regarding the First Amendment: Results from a new survey

By John VillasenorCollege students’ views of the First Amendment are of profound importance for multiple reasons. First, colleges and universities …

First Amendment

On Constitution Day, We Need to Ask Whether the Filibuster Still Serves Our Country Well

Why should Americans respect a process that gives a minority of senators the ability to block legislation?

University of Texas at Austin

Conservative lawmakers from 19 states meet to discuss constitutional amendments for balanced budget, congressional term limits

Personal Liberty Poll<p>Exercise your right to vote.<p>State lawmakers from around the nation spent last week gathered at the Arizona state Capitol to iron …

Conservative View

UPenn survey released on Constitution Day affirms civics classes are now more important than ever

The Annenberg Policy Center’s annual Constitutional Day Civics Survey revealed that Americans know next to nothing about their government.<p>According to the report conducted on Aug. 9-13, of the 1,013 American adults surveyed, more than half could not name basic constitutional provisions in the Frist …

Education

Constitution at 230: The dangers of letting legislative power atrophy

<i>Sept. 17 marks the 230th anniversary of the signing of the Constitution, and the beginning of a four-part series on the separation of powers and the</i> …

Philadelphia

Constitution Day Allies

Posted: Sep 18, 2017 1:00 PM<p><i>Editor's Note: This column was co-authored by Democratic Ohio state Rep. Bill Patmon.</i><p>Have you noticed that people just …

Conservative View

Constitutional Ignorance Led to a Tyranny of the Majority

Constitution Day—September 17—marks the anniversary of its 1787 signing. Students will be taught about it...but not because of its importance. It is …

Foundation for Economic Education

Tim Kaine: The founding fathers wanted you to be a (peaceful) activist

<b>(CNN) —</b> Sunday is the 230th Anniversary of the US Constitution. The document was finalized in Philadelphia on September 17, 1787, and we celebrate that day every year as Constitution Day. Today we're reminded we need to fully grasp the heritage we have inherited.<p>And in 2017, so many do. From the …

Opinion

Some Constitution Day Reading

One of the very great blessings we enjoy as Americans is the written Constitution we have inherited, and are called on to perpetuate and strengthen. …

University of Chicago

Charter Court faces 'reset' blitz

The Constitution Drafting Committee is adamant about a reset, insisting that some Constitution Court judges are disqualified and must be replaced.<p>The …

Constitutional Courts

Will Judge Overturn Arpaio Pardon?

Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio gestures to the crowd while delivering a speech on the fourth day of the Republican National Convention on July …

Law

US Constitution and Citizen’s Day

The US Bill of Rights<p>Tomorrow is considered to be ‘Constitution Day’ and is sometimes called ‘Citizenship Day’ for the USA. The current Constitution …

Civil Rights

5 things to know about the Constitution

Know your Constitution? 3/4 of Americans can't name all 3 branches of government<p>September 14, 2017<p>In honor of Constitution Day, ASU hosts events to …

Arizona State University

Donald Trump's Constitution

Happy Birthday to the Constitution, which celebrates the 230th anniversary of its signing on September 17. From time to time presidents have made a speech on Constitution Day explaining the founding document’s meaning in its contemporary context.<p>For example, President Franklin Roosevelt delivered …

Opinion

Tucker to Pro-Antifa Professor: Do You Teach Students That 1st Amendment Rights Don't Apply? Insider

<b>Hannity: GOP's Failure 'Pushed Trump Into Arms of Chuck & Nancy'</b><p><b>Tucker: Trump Signing Dems' DACA Deal Would Be 'Massive Amnesty,' 'Collapse' of GOP</b><p>On his show last night, Tucker Carlson battled an Antifa activist over free speech and political violence.<p>Antifa - or "anti-fascist" - groups have made …

First Amendment

What the Left (and Some on the Right) Don't Get About Free Speech

Of all the freedoms enshrined in our Bill of Rights, freedom of speech takes perhaps the highest priority. During the 2016 Presidential campaign, …

Conservative View

People bring U.S. Constitution to life

Wherever you turn these days, it seems that someone is attacking the cornerstones of our democracy, such as freedom of the press, freedom of speech …

Detroit

Abraham Lincoln: Proclamation 104—Suspending the Writ of Habeas Corpus Throughout the United States

<i>By the President of the United States of America</i><b><br>A Proclamation</b><p>Whereas the Constitution of the United States has ordained that the privilege of the …

U.S. Presidency

The Mythical Constitution

The nation marks the 230th birthday of our Constitution this weekend. On Sunday, many Americans of all political persuasions who are aware of …

Bill Of Rights

Deputy Attorney General Says Rule of Law Is About ‘Character of the People’ Enforcing the Law

The Constitution’s 230th anniversary is Sept. 17, and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein says it is incumbent on the American people to help …

Conservative View

Where Liberals and Conservatives are Wrong About the Constitution

Monday is Constitution Day, and on this day alone we need to let the founding blueprint of our American government have it’s say. And what …

Conservative View

These are the specific Canadian laws that prevent dogs from governing us

In Newfoundland right now, a dog is currently running to be mayor of St. John’s.<p>Finn, an Australian cattle dog, promises tax reduction and an end to …

Canadian News