A Jurist For All Seasons

[By Publius, '76 Blog contributor] “We are a nation of laws, not men.” – John Adams, 1770 Antonin Scalia has died, and with him, a major rampart of constitutional jurisprudence has been lost. The longest

Now Is The Time For Choosing

Options are great, until it’s time to choose wisely. [By Publius] "You and I have a rendezvous with destiny. We can preserve for our children this, the last best hope of man on earth, or we

President Armstrong to retire from Colorado Christian University

Colorado Christian University President Bill Armstrong will retire from the university later this year, it was announced today. Even as he asked the university’s governing board to begin considering possible successors, Mr. Armstrong expressed heartfelt and profound appreciation to the trustees for “the privilege of being part of CCU.”

Iowa: The Establishment’s Waterloo

For weeks, I’ve been describing Iowa’s first-in-the-nation caucus as the republic’s Waterloo. Donald Trump, the rampaging despot-to-be was Napoleon, on a collision course with conquest, seemingly unstoppable. I’ve made the case that if an ethical,

Publius #3 – Our Factious Nature

“The latent causes of faction are thus sown in the nature of man; and we see them everywhere brought into different degrees of activity, according to the different circumstances of civil society. A zeal for

Publius #2 – No Angels Among Us

“Ambition must be made to counteract ambition. The interest of the man must be connected with the constitutional rights of the place. It may be a reflection on human nature, that such devices should be