American Thinker: “History teaches that entities don’t willingly relinquish power; it didn’t happen in 1776 and it won’t happen now. People are generally quite zealous about increasing their power, though. This returns us to the courts’ usurpations. Do you know where the power of “judicial review” came from? It was declared in the 1803 Marbury v. Madison decision — by the Supreme Court.
That’s right: the Supreme Court gave the Supreme Court the Supreme Court’s despotic power.”
Opinion: The ideological lines between the parties are all but gone.
- Abortion – check
- Amnesty – check
- Obamacare – check
- Same-sex marriage – check
Activist judges decide which laws are constitutional and which are not. The president uses executive action to make 5 million new citizens that are in violation of immigration law, and all the while the nation pretends the next election will set America back on the path to freedom.
The writer of Chronicles, Ezra, knew that only prayer could save the Israelites:
Only prayer will save our nation:
“If my people, who are called by My name, will humble themselves and pray and seek My face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land” 2 Chronicles 7:14.