Articles by stan mack

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women’s place

Abigail was on track but a woman before her time. If she could have only looked forward to today’s record number of women elected to Congress…  

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Electoral College

Watching Up With Chris this morning: Professor Amar made the point that the Electoral College was created to convince slave-owning Virginians to vote for the Constitution, as illustrated in my book.

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Womenfolk

How do you think Romney, Ryan, and company would fare telling the women of the Colonial countryside what to do with their body parts?

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States’ Wrongs

You like state control of health care, Gov Romney? Wanna debate the issue with the Father of the U.S. Constitution? “The mutability of the laws of the States is found to be a serious evil….

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Regarding voter suppression

Ordinary people forget, or they didn’t pay attention in their high school civics classes: “Governments…deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed, —That whenever any Form of Government becomes destructive of their ends,…

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The revenge of The American People

Have you noticed how politicians today are always telling us what The American People want, care about, believe in? (It’s curious that Republicans and Democrats often hear opposing beliefs from the very same American People,…

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Tom Paine, propagandist

I was at NBM’s booth at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con promoting my Taxes, The Tea Party… book. I was also on two panels, one called Progressive Political Cartooning hosted by journalist and critic Douglas…

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