The Islamic Society of North America’s convention speaker this year was former President Jimmy Carter, who began the first of his two presentations by urging all to “give generously to ISNA.”
Secessionist desires are the inevitable result of multiculturalism. This is why secessionist movements are gaining power not just in Scotland but elsewhere in the world: As multiculturalism waxes, unity wanes.
No sooner had nastily partisan Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid declared the Senate back in session after its five-week summer recess than he launched a one-two punch that he was sure would score points for Democrats in the upcoming elections.
President Obama has already boldly indicated that he will unconstitutionally use his pen to create law by Executive Order. Now, his administration intends to skirt the Constitution via “reflexive law” or “soft law.”
The bedrock problem is the awesome power of Congress. We Americans have asked, demanded and allowed congressmen to ignore their oaths of office and ignore the constitutional limitations imposed on them. The greater the congressional power to give handouts and grant favors and make special privileges the greater the value of being able to influence congressional decision-making.