Posts Tagged by Constitution
|July 20, 2014||Posted by Fred Foldvary under Editorials|
US states have been split in the past. Maine and West Virginia came from other states, just as Vermont came from New York. Now, once again?
|May 11, 2014||Posted by Fred Foldvary under Editorials|
If you feel your rights are not always respected by government, perhaps you and yours need a new social compact.
|March 19, 2014||Posted by Staff under Politics|
Ecuadorian politicians put some lofty sentiments into law and let’s hope some teeth into those lofty laws.
|October 27, 2013||Posted by Staff under Editorials|
How could so many Americans be seduced by speech rhetoric and end up believing Obama was here to reform an inefficient, corrupt, political system?
|July 20, 2009||Posted by Fred Foldvary under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Do Rights Pre-date Governments? The Supreme Right of Self-Defense by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor, July 20, 2009 When Supreme-Court nominee judge Sotomayor was asked whether there is a right to self-defense, she did not say yes. Her answer was […]
|June 8, 2009||Posted by Fred Foldvary under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
FBI cracks down on people using their own money Federal Government Continues Its Money Monopoly by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor, June 8, 2009 The federal government continues to enforce its money monopoly under the new Obama presidency. In June […]
|May 23, 2009||Posted by Joel S. Hirschhorn under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
To get more elections and better branches Let’s call a constitutional convention now Rewriting constitutions seems to be the only way to move beyond financially broke and politically broken. We trim and blend three 2009 op-eds on political reform […]
|May 11, 2009||Posted by Fred Foldvary under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
One Big Tent for Reformers Humanity II by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor, May 11, 2009 Humanity has gotten itself into a mess, and the mess itself prevents a cure. Bad policies, such as environmental destruction, which had previously been […]
|January 29, 2009||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Bolivians approve sweeping constitutional reforms After centuries, the indigenous regain land rights Turf, of course, is a major spoil of war. So when people address the turf issue via the ballot box, that’s encouraging; perhaps our species is evolving. But […]
|September 18, 2008||Posted by Joel S. Hirschhorn under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Time to call for another convention? How to Celebrate Constitution Day If were to fix our economy, do we have to fix our polity first? If so, heres one basic way. by Joel S. Hirschhorn Yesterday, September 17, here in […]
|June 10, 2008||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Our old Constitution could come in handy Maine Jury Says It’s Legal to Protest an Illegal War Its hard to fight back when youre little, and economically, most people are microscopic. To equalize the competition between the well connected and […]
|May 30, 2008||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Our top elected official called the Constitution just a piece of paper Merry Memorial Day: The political freedom we’ve known is at risk May 30 was set aside to remember soldiers. Lets not forget what supposedly they were sent to […]
|November 12, 2007||Posted by Fred Foldvary under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
With nukes at stake, take steps to stabilize democracy Pandemonium in Pakistan by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor The word pandemonium was coined by the poet John Milton as the name of the capital of hell in Paradise Lost. It […]
|October 29, 2007||Posted by Fred Foldvary under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
America drifts closer to fascism. Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Reporters – Or Constitutions! by Fred E. Foldvary, Senior Editor The chiefs of FEMA, the Federal Emergency Management Agency, evidently decided they did not want to be confronted with reporters asking […]
|August 30, 2007||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
You don’t want waste. So why do you pay for it? Government Blunders Create More Demand for Its Services As a consumer, you would take your custom elsewhere if a company could not get the job done. But as a […]