Friday, January 29, 2010
This blog, among others, has been calling for the repeal of the Seventeenth Amendment for years. The seed of a movement has to begin somewhere. Why not (partially) here? :-)
It would seem, then, that a government which could separate these two functions (deciding what is right and deciding what is fair) might have a chance to create a society which could avoid the transcendent and immanent extremes of the past. It is our contention that this is what the Fathers of the new American nation accomplished in establishing an independent judiciary charged with interpreting the Constitution.