A Lockean Reflection of Government (Hillsdale College Assignment)

Why, according to John Locke, should one abandon the freedom of nature to join civil society, and what does he constitute as a legitimate government?

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What is Hillsdale College?

As I walked through the landscape of beautiful buildings, trees, and historical monuments, a sense of great wonder came over me. How could it be, that the institution in which I have the privilege to attend, has such wondrousness with all of its majestic serenity and reverence for the good and the old? Professors gave … Continue reading What is Hillsdale College?

Article V Convention of States

As discussed in my last article, the Progressive movement has attacked liberty and law and order over the past century. We are now living in a post-constitutional era, in which our lawmakers, federal courts, and even presidents pick and choose which principles they think apply and which do not. Lawmakers pass unconstitutional laws, activist judges … Continue reading Article V Convention of States

Hillsdale College: Setting the Example

Having transferred between two public universities, I have come to observe that it is not a myth that American colleges are overwhelmingly left-wing havens of indoctrination. It is indeed very real and troubling that those who we trust with educating young impressionable minds are abusing their powerful platforms. Radical left-wing politics, particularly concerning gender and … Continue reading Hillsdale College: Setting the Example