In our age of self-righteous secularism, original sin has gone out of fashion, but social sin and political salvation are de rigueur.
Bradley C. S. Watson
Michael Rappaport offers up some interesting, lawyerly suggestions as to how to stop what he claims is the Constitution’s incessant drift toward centralization and nationalism. His suggestions center on revising the constitutional amendment process so that it might be more accommodating to state interests.
Bradley C. S. Watson is Philip M. McKenna Chair in American and Western Political Thought at Saint Vincent College. His most recent book is Progressivism: The Strange History of a Radical Idea (Notre Dame, 2020).