Tag Archives: United States Constitution

On the Perils of Using Restaurants and Other Public Venues as Protest Fora

Even if One CAN Protest Where and How One Wishes, That Doesn’t Necessarily Mean One SHOULD Do So By Ken K. Gourdin After the proprietor of Lexington, Virginia’s Red Hen Restaurant informed White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders that … Continue reading

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Federalism in Flint

On Federalism, and on the Flint Water Crisis: Is There a Federal Solution for Every State or Local Problem? Should There Be? By Ken K. Gourdin A few months back, there was a giant uproar about the discovery of unsafe … Continue reading

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Recognizing the Debts We Owe

We Owe Those Who’ve Gone Before – and Who’ve Sacrificed So Much That We Might Have the Blessings We Do – a Debt of Gratitude This Memorial Day By Ken K. Gourdin Writing for the Deseret News, James F. Burns … Continue reading

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Bigots against marijuana legalization?

Oppose Marijuana Legalization? Prefer to Not Do Business With Those Who Favor It? You’re a Bigot By Ken K. Gourdin Ron Morse, proprietor of a legal marijuana dispensary in Potland—er, Portland; sorry—Oregon, says that Yesco, a sign company which has … Continue reading

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LDS and religious freedom

Thoughts on Religious Freedom and The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints By Ken K. Gourdin I just ran across an interesting exchange regarding the appropriate contours of religious liberty in the United States and according to its Constitution … Continue reading

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George Zimmerman and Double Jeopardy

George Zimmerman and State and Federal Prosecution: No Double Jeopardy, Contrary to the Opinions of Some By Ken K. Gourdin As most all fans of the United States Constitution (of whom I am one, although that doesn’t necessarily mean that … Continue reading

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