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2012

It is said that history is recorded by its victors. Apart from the traditional understanding of this maxim, we at The Mendenhall offer another interpretation: …

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On Secession

Only once in the history of the United States has secession been seriously attempted by any state or any number of states. …

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Private Prerogative

A property right is the right of use and disposal over a given entity– physical or intellectual. It imbues its owner with full control …

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What Happened to the Tea Party?

“Free markets, fiscal responsibility, and constitutionally limited government” – such were the values of the Tea Party Movement when it spread across …

Ron Paul

Auburn Limits Student Free Speech

The following article originally appeared as a guest editorial in the Montgomery Advertiser on January 13, 2012. I love Auburn University. I …

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2011

An endeavor to measure the shifts and turns of a nation’s ideology can only be compared to an attempt at sensing the …

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Scenes from a Southern Straw Poll

“Judges should be completely separated from partisan politics!” exclaimed a member of the Georgia Court of Appeals while speaking at the Annual …

Rick Perry

Candidate Analysis: Rick Perry

This article is part of our continuing “Candidate Analysis” series. For our views on other candidates, check out Ron Paul, Mitt Romney, …