Entries by Steve

Taxation and the Constitution

This course will help you better understand how federal expenses were to be met, who was responsible for paying them and why. believe you will learn some unexpected lessons in this course and you will come away with a deeper understanding of the purpose of the drafters of the Constitution as a whole Course Video […]

Understanding the Fourth Amendment

“The right of the people to be secure in their persons, houses, papers, and effects, against unreasonable searches and seizures, shall not be violated, and no Warrants shall issue, but upon probable cause, supported by Oath or affirmation, and particularly describing the place to be searched, and the persons or things to be seized.”   […]

Religious Liberty

Religious liberty in America has a traumatic history. However, its these these trials and persecutions that convinced the founders of our Constitutional Republic to ensure that religious liberty would be part of our “national compact This essential liberty needed to be secured for all future generations, “whereas all could be equally free; Jews, Turks, Pagans, […]

Riot V Protest

The conflating of the terms “riot” and “protest” by Americans, media, and politicians is having a disastrous effect on the Liberty of all Americans. This course will teach you the difference between these terms and the necessity for maintaining this clarity. It is not only important to know the difference, but we must be confident […]

The Great Debate

Did you know that there were two factions representing two different points of view regarding the virtues and necessity of including the Bill of Rights in the Constitution? Some founders thought it imperative and some thought it to be dangerous to include the Bill of Rights. You cannot understand the Constitution with only one side […]

Article V Part 2

This course is part 2 of a two-part series on the principles and purpose of Article V of the Constitution. In this course we will review the founders concerns of a future convention to amend the Constitution and also the modern “interpretation” of this Article created by decades of congressional studies. Course Video Lessons Introduction-The […]

Article V Part 1

In this class we will launch our study into the principles and application of Article V of the U.S. Constitution. Course Video Lessons 1. Introduction2. The Peaceful Way3. Amending4. Ratification, Check and Balance5. The States6. Congress7. Exclusions Entire workbook for this course is available in Article 5, Part 2   Download

Intro to the Judiciary

The Judicial Branch is one third of the Federal government. The federal government is defined and delegated its enumerated powers by the states through the Constitution, in Article III. The Judiciary as a part of the federal government has no authority to expand the power of the federal government. The expansion of the federal government […]