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  •  You Can't Derive the Conservative Constitution (6+ / 0-)

    without the Articles of Confederation, which is the actual Original Intent of our founders (as opposed to the framers, who only included a number of the founders).

    It's in the Articles where you will find state "sovereignty" and "rights," and where you will not find "general welfare."

    Basically, if we wrote an amendment slapping the 2nd Amendment onto the Articles of Confederation, replacing the Constitution with that combination, it would probably have 85% conservative support.

    We are called to speak for the weak, for the voiceless, for victims of our nation and for those it calls enemy.... --ML King "Beyond Vietnam"

    by Gooserock on Sun Apr 28, 2013 at 06:54:20 PM PDT

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