The Constitution is a charter of negative rather than positive liberties – Judge Richard Posner
One of my favorite childhood sayings comes to me from my father:
Liberalism is like baby fat. It melts away as you grow older.
Sadly, I don’t find that statement to be as true as it once was. Shifting demographics play a part. Our failing schools are deserving of greater blame.
Most adults fail to understand that our Constitution is a Charter of Negative Rights – and the crucial role Negative Rights play in our lives.Continue Reading