The great vast majority of contries do not confer birthright citizenship. They don’t because it’s bad policy. We shouldn’t either and I believe the Fourteenth Amendment is being misused to confer citizenship erroneously to children born to non-American parents.
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I heard it on the news in the wake of Associate Justice Ginsburg’s public comments on Donald Trump that “Supreme Court Justices are appointed for life…” Like much promulgated by the mainstream news media, it is not true. The Constitution says: “The Judges, both of the supreme and inferior Courts, shall hold their Offices during […]
No-Fly, No-Buy is horrid legislation. But it is passed off as “common sense” by people (Democrats, news media) who know not what i does or just don’t give a shit about due process and the Constitution.
The first thirteen words are purely explanatory and neither add nor subtract or restrict what follows: that the right of the people to keep and bear Arms, shall not be infringed.
The Term “natural born Citizen” is used only once in the Constitution, as opposed to “citizen” used in numerous places. In fact, in the entirety of U.S. Law, “natural born Citizen” appears in only one place — as a requirement to hold the position of President Of The United States.