Monthly Archives: March 2015

Mr. Transformation

Mr. Obama announced on the night of his epical election in 2008 to the presidency of the United States that he felt he was called to fundamentally transform the United States of America.  It wasn’t perhaps noticed by that remark … Continue reading

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Not Exactly Camelot

  “The rule of law in the U.S. is becoming the rule of lawyers.” Niall Ferguson   In 1215, on a meadow field known as Runnymede outside the environs of present day London, England’s barons determined to secure once and … Continue reading

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Martyrs and Absolute Rulers

I have returned from a brief sabbatical from Ramparts to find a world progressively in disarray. Acknowledging the responsibility that comes with Ramparts of Civilization being the currently ranked  #8, 785,839 busiest internet site in the world based on on-site traffic, I felt my loyal … Continue reading

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