Dear Pat Buchanan: In response to your column “Our judicial dictatorship”:
You write: “Do the states have the right to outlaw same-sex marriage?
“Not long ago the question would have been seen as absurd. For every state regarded homosexual acts as crimes.”
No, states do not have that right. In fact, states don’t have rights at all. Individuals have rights; governments have authorities.
“But today rogue judges and justices, appointed for life, answerable to no one, instruct a once-democratic republic on w ... continue reading »