New Article: “The Truth About Socialism”

Who are the most eager socialists of all? You may be surprised by the answer. Find out in this provocative article by legal historian Dr. William Turner. Read article … [Read more...]

New Essay: “Egalitarianism Was a Crazy Liberal Idea”

In last few decades, American conservatives have worked hard to put about the idea that liberals are elitists. To a surprising degree, they have been successful, at least with some portions of the population. How did this happen? And where did idea … [Read more...]

Talking Points: Anti-Monopoly Laws Were a Crazy Liberal Idea

You may have seen our poster series on the "crazy liberal ideas" that have formed the America we love today. Now, this brisk essay by legal historian Dr. William Turner shows how anti-monopoly laws were a crazy liberal idea when they were first put … [Read more...]

The United States of America is a Crazy Liberal Idea

You've seen our ongoing poster series about the liberal ideas that have formed the nation we know and love today. Now check out this entertaining and intelligent essay by noted legal historian Dr. William Turner that shows exactly how these ideas … [Read more...]

Constitutional Kooks: Originalism and History

Guest post by Dr. William Turner.  News reports tell us that Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia lectured incoming members of Congress on the Constitution at the invitation of House member Michele Bachman. Memo to the Members: Both Scalia and … [Read more...]