January 11, 2013
Who might be domestic enemies of our Constitution?
Article VI, clause 3 of the U.S. Constitution reads The Senators and Representatives before mentioned...shall be bound by Oath or Affirmation, to support this Constitution... Accordingly, on January 3rd, members of the 113th U.S. Congress took the following oath I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign and domestic; that I will bear true faith and allegiance to the same; that I take this obligation freely, without any mental reservation or purpose of evasion; and that I will well and faithfully discharge the duties of the office on which I am about to enter. Who might be domestic enemies of our Constitution? In previous American Thinker posts, I have written about the wisdom of the late Henry Hazlitt. As to the question posed above, Hazlitt articulated well the answer in a 1956 article and other writings. "The greatest threat to American liberty today," he wrote, "comes...(Read Full Post)