What Would The Founders Think?

Yesterday, commenting on the president’s expression of empathy with union supported mobs in New York, and his silence when Jimmy Hoffa, Jr. urged violence against the Tea Party; this writer asked,…

President Obama’s repeated insistence that Congress pass Stimulus #2, his “Jobs Bill,” demonstrates a lack of interest in jobs or in strengthening the economy. However, to be reelected in 2012 he…

“Let it be known that British liberties are not the grants of princes and parliaments.” John Adams

Bills of rights were not new at the time of the Founding. The 1215 Magna Carta forced King John to…

WNED’s new production of The War of 1812, will premier nationally on October 10, at 9pm Eastern Time. Watch it! You’ll be glad you did.

This two hour documentary…

Paleo Conservative legend, Dr. Paul Gottfried, was kind enough to grant WWTFT an interview.

Here is what Wikipedia has to say about Dr. Gottfried:

Paul GottfriedHe is the author of numerous books…

A few of the many interesting things from around the blogosphere this week.

Online Access To The Founding Fathers Papers. H/T to Doug Fletcher over at Let’s Make Obama Resign

The left’s…

In Federalist No. 22, Hamilton continues his arguments about the inadequacies of the government under the Articles of Confederation, explaining its many deficiencies in everything from commerce to a…

“The framers intended for the elected representatives of the people, not the Supreme Court, to change the Constitution.” Robert A. Levy and William Mellor in The Dirty Dozen

The Dirty DozenIf you…

A lie gets halfway around the world before the truth has a chance to get its pants on. Winston Churchill

For Crying Out LoudIt’s time for Republicans to put their pants on. When 47% of Americans “somewhat…

The Chesapeake figured prominently in the War of 1812. In a previous post we outlined the infamous events surrounding the attack on the Chesapeake by the Leopard. That event, 6 years prior to the…