This Democracy Established Power in the People …..

Getting To Know You

If civilization is the art of living together with people not entirely like oneself, the first step in civilization is not so much the invention of material tools as the regularization of social habits. As soon as you begin to say “We always do things this...
This Democracy Established Power in the People …..

Stop Pushing

Doesn’t the inscription on the Supreme Court building in Washington, D. C. — ‘EQUAL JUSTICE UNDER THE LAW’ — apply to all United States citizens? Ah yes, except when women bring up the Equal Rights Amendment, ‘EQUAL JUSTICE UNDER...
This Democracy Established Power in the People …..

All Aboard The Revolutionary River Cruise

We are beyond “The Resistance.” We are the catalysts for freedom, justice, and equality for all…. Resistance is a reactive state of mind. While it can be necessary for survival and to prevent catastrophic harm, it can also tempt us to set our sights too...
This Democracy Established Power in the People …..

Heels of Lead, Hands of Iron

Wait. Retribution will come in due time. Justice travels with a leaden heel, but strikes with an iron hand. Wait till the flood-gate is lifted, and a full head of water comes rushing on – wait, and you will see a fine grinding then. ~ Jeremiah S. Black ...
This Democracy Established Power in the People …..

Time For An Update

Equal justice under law is not merely a caption on the facade of the Supreme Court building, it is perhaps the most inspiring ideal of our society. It is one of the ends for which our entire legal system exists…It is fundamental that justice should be the same,...