Sobering Thoughts

A muscular, unelected Supreme Court enforcing a “living Constitution” that conveniently reflects the prejudices of the elites, without concern for the vagaries of elections and popular sentiment, represents a particularly intrusive form of elitism.

Reynolds, Glenn Harlan. The Judiciary’s Class War (Encounter Broadsides) (Kindle Locations 152-153). Encounter Books. Kindle Edition.

Sobering Thoughts

Critical Theory, applied to the law, is little more than mob rule and anarchy; like everything else it touches, it is the negation of what it purports to examine.

Walsh, Michael. The Devil’s Pleasure Palace: The Cult of Critical Theory and the Subversion of the West (p. 56). Encounter Books. Kindle Edition.

Sobering Thoughts

By taxing and parceling out more than a third of what Americans produce, through regulations that reach deep into American life, our Ruling Class is making itself the arbiter of wealth and poverty.

Codevilla, Angelo M.. The Ruling Class: How They Corrupted America and What We Can Do About It (p. 29). Beaufort Books. Kindle Edition.

Sobering Thoughts

This perverse mixture of government authoritarianism and corporate profits is the prevailing form of organization in American society today. We are not a nation dominated by corporations, nor are we a nation dominated by government. We are a nation dominated by corporations and government together, in partnership, against the interests of individuals, society, and ultimately our freedoms.

Whitehead, John W.. Battlefield America: The War On The American People (Kindle Locations 1261-1264). SelectBooks, Inc.. Kindle Edition.

Word for the Day

A generation and nations at peace with abortion and homosexuality are at war with God, who will not stay the plague.

Rushdoony, R. J.. Leviticus: Commentaries on the Pentateuch Vol. 3 (Kindle Locations 547-548). Chalcedon Foundation. Kindle Edition.

Sobering Thoughts

There has been an unholy alliance between those on the Left, who believe that man is endowed with rights but no duties, and libertarians on the Right, who believe that consumer choice is the answer to all social questions, an idea eagerly adopted by the Left in precisely those areas where it does not apply.

Dalrymple, Theodore. Our Culture, What’s Left Of It (Kindle Locations 326-328). Monday Books. Kindle Edition.

Word for the Day

The wickedness of a people is great indeed when the most notorious sinners are men of renown among them.

Henry, Matthew. Commentary on the Whole Bible Volume I (Genesis to Deuteronomy) – Enhanced Version (Kindle Locations 2747-2748). Christian Classics Ethereal Library. Kindle Edition.