One of the best arguments to help us understand some of the frustrations with our current government comes from very first Federalist Paper, Federalist No. 1, written by Alexander Hamilton. “We the People” are the very first words to the United States Constitution, setting the tone for the American Experiment. It’s only fitting, then, to examine the ideas from the very first Federalist essay in order to understand their true importance, even into our day. This is the subject of my latest article on WhatWouldTheFoundersThink.com; please click on over and enjoy!
Battle flag (cropped) of Commodore Oliver Hazard Perry during the Battle of Lake Erie against the British, Sep. 10, 1813.
South Carolina’s Civil War Sesquicentennial is on Facebook!