“The American Founding: Revolutionary or Conservative?”

Courtesy of Hillsdale College Welcome to Week 1 “The American Founding: Revolutionary or Conservative?” Overview America’s Declaration of Independence, Thomas Jefferson said, was the product of “the American mind.” Our Constitution was made with the same purpose as the Declaration—to establish a regime where the people are sovereign, and the government protects the rights granted …

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Constitution 101 Week One Study Questions

Hillsdale College Constitution 101 Online Course—Register Here Watch the Lecture Read the list documents Answer the questions LET’S HAVE A CONVERSATION-POST YOUR COMMENTS BELOW What are the defining features of the three great crises that characterize American political history? What are the four causes of America, and what is the analogy made with the sculpting …

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A Whole Lot of Cops In This Country Are OUT OF CONTROL! Student: “I thought I had freedom of speech,” Officer: “You just lost it.”

Filming Cops is not a crime TOWSON, MD – Two police officers have been put on administrative duty and are under investigation after a videotaped confrontation with bystanders at a late night disturbance call. University of Maryland student Sergio Gutierrez began filming the officers arresting two individuals in a manner that he believed to be …

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Cruz Backs Group Hoping to Oust McConnell, Roberts, Cochran

By Drew MacKenzie-Newsmax Sen. Ted Cruz has angered the GOP establishment by supporting a conservative group attempting to replace incumbent Republican senators with tea party activists in the midterm elections. The Texas Republican has written a fundraising letters for the Madison Project, a political action committee looking to oust Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell of …

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Tea Party PAC to Endorse Boehner Primary Challenger J.D. Winterbegg

By Matthew Boyle-Breitbart The Tea Party Leadership Fund, a Tea Party-aligned Political Action Committee (PAC), on Wednesday will endorse J.D. Winteregg for Congress in Ohio’s eighth congressional district—a seat currently held by House Speaker John Boehner. “We’ve undertaken a long, deliberative process in deciding who to throw our weight behind to unify conservatives behind an …

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