The great object of the new Constitution, James
Madison wrote, was "to secure the public good and
private rights against the
danger of faction."
meant "a number of citizens actuated by some common interest adverse to the
rights of other citizens or to the interests of the community."
corporation is a faction, a group of citizens actuated by the common interest
"Liberty is to faction, what air is to fire, an ailment
without which it instantly expires. But it could not be a less folly to abolish
liberty, which is essential to political life, because it nourishes faction,
than it would be to wish the annihilation of air, which is essential to animal
life, because it imparts to fire its destructive agency." -
Perhaps it is a universal truth that the loss of liberty at
home is to be charged to provisions against danger, real or pretended, from
A popular government, without popular
information, or the means of acquiring it, is but a Prologue to a Farce or a
Tragedy; or perhaps both.
forever govern ignorance: And a people
who mean to be their own government, must arm themselves with the power which
The essence of government is power; and power, lodged
as it must be in human hands, will ever be liable to abuse.
Academic institutions ought to be
favorite objects with every free people. They throw that light over the
public consciousness which is the best security against crafty and
on public liberty.
Freedom arises from a multiplicity of
sects, which pervades America, and is the best and only security for relgious
liberty in America.
The people shall not be deprived or abridged of
their right to speak, or to
sentiments; and the freedom of the press, as one of the great bulwarks of
liberty, shall be inviolable.
-First draft of what became the First
Amendment, 8 June 1789.
Marbury v. Madison
"The dastardly deed took place on February 24, 1803.
The killer was John Marshall, Chief Justice of the Supreme Court, who
wrote the decision known as Marbury v. Madison, which is not only absurdly
argued but treacherous on two accounts.
First, Marshall takes the
position that "It is emphatically the province and
duty of the judicial
department to say what the law is" which results in the Court's becoming the
sole Constitutional authority subject to no review.
Since that day, the Court has ruled
the USA as a judicial oligarchy.
Second, the decision provides the
Court with a
paradigm on which it could base clearly and obviously unjust
Marshall agreed that Marbury was entitled to relief but
refused to provide it.
That is clearly unjust; yet the Constitution
clearly says that one of the nation's purposes is to "establish justice."
Even though Marshall's argument is
absurd, no one but Jefferson
He writes, "the opinion which gives to the judges the right to decide
what laws are constitutional and what not, not only for themselves in their own
sphere of action but for the Legislature and Executive also in their spheres,
would make the Judiciary a despotic branch."
It is clearly
contradictory to say on the
one hand that the
Court has the duty to "say what the law is"
and then say that the Court is constrained from providing Marbury with the
relief he is entitled to because
the written Constitution doesn't give the Court the authority to grant it.
The written Constitution doesn't give the Court the authority to "say
what the law is" either.
Yet no one pointed out that if it were the
Court's duty to say "what the law
is," legislatures are superfluous.
So Marshall on this day,
murdered the Republic." - John
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