Who is a “republican Republican”?

Hi, much progress has been made on my dissertation. Here is an idea that didn’t make the grade: As an analogy, my neighbor Joe Gratis might have rallied our community to help pass a resolution of instruction as an expression of opposition to the Patriot Act. In this way, Joe gathered many people to activate…

There are FOUR Political Traditions in America

An infamous Frenchman named Tocqueville toured America nearly 200 years ago. He wrote about the American political culture in great detail. He expounds four major political traditions that Americans all subscribe to on some level. On the one hand, some geographical regions are dominant in either liberalism, republicanism, authoritarianism, or Biblical Thought. On the other hand,…