Chronicles Magazine Politcs

The Death Wish of the West

Behind the enthusiasm for democracy, and the almost fanatical devotion to the dogmas, there is the belief that each man is endowed with a freedom that entitles him to do with himself whatever he deems right for him, according only to his whims or...

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  • NEWS

    DOMA's Fifth Column

    While one can disagree with Obama’s legal reasoning (that DOMA’s Section 3 is unconstitutional), the executive’s refusal to defend an enactment that he believes to be contrary to fundamental law finds support in U.S. constitutional history.

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    Obama's Fatal Mistake

    When Judge Andrew Napolitano of Freedom Watch asked me if I thought President Obama would intervene in Libya, I said, “No, he’s too smart for that.” I attribute my misreading of events to my reading of the President’s general demeanor.

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