Thursday, July 24th, 2014

Liberty, Law, & James Wilson

September 17, 2010 by  

We commend to your reading this essay:  James R. Zink, “The Language of Liberty and Law:  James Wilson on America’s Written Constitution,” American Political Science Review 103, no., 3 (August 2009) :  442-455 See here for the blog post on this essay.  Read More →

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Happy Fourth of July

September 16, 2010 by  

Happy 4th of July! On June 7, 1776, Richard Henry Lee brought a resolution to the floor: Resolved, That these United Colonies are, and of right ought to be, free and independent States, that they are absolved from all allegiance to the British Crown, and that all political connection between them and the State of Great Britain is, and ought to be, totally dissolved. There was much debate. More time was needed for the delegates... 

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