What Would Madison say about the US Supreme Court?
Americans are more divided by the US Constitution, a document written 235 years ago, than ever.
The recent spate of blockbuster US Supreme Court decisions, Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Organization, New York State Rifle & Pistol Association Inc. v. Bruen, West Virginia v. EPA, and Carson v. Makin could make Constitutional matters the only issues in our politics.
Hence, it is a good time to reexamine the origins of the Constitution and the minds behind it. In particular, we can ask what would the “Father of the…