Greg Weiner

231 articles , podcasts , classics , forums & book reviews by Greg Weiner.
Trump Acquitted

The Constitution’s Ugly Win

While the Constitution aspires to “establish justice,” its other ambitions—like “domestic tranquility”—are not always compatible with perfect justice.

Supreme Court Chambers

The Kennedy Succession

As we consider Justice Kennedy's successor, we should ask what a conservative judge should believe about the role of the courts.

James Buchanan 1986

Six Degrees of Jim Buchanan

Nancy MacLean’s Democracy in Chains: The Deep History of the Radical Right’s Stealth Plan for America, a scurrilous attack on James M. Buchanan.

Greg Weiner is a contributing editor of Law & Liberty. He is Provost and Vice President of Academic Affairs at Assumption College, where he is also associate professor of political science. He is a visiting scholar at the American Enterprise Institute. Weiner is the author of Old Whigs: Burke, Lincoln, and the Politics of Prudence and The Political Constitution: The Case Against Judicial Supremacy. He tweets at @GregWeiner1.