Skip to content

October 26, 2009

 


 

Historian Thomas Woods discusses the War of 1812 and the largely unheard of history of the New England secessionist movement, based upon 10th Amendment States’ Rights and the New England states’ (namely Massachusetts’ Daniel Webster’s) opposition to the federal conscription of state militias.  

The word bandied about is “interposition”. The Constitutional notion of the States interposing between the people and the federal government when the latter is seen to trample on the rights of the people…

http://www.tenthamendmentcenter.com/2009/10/23/states-rights-the-unknown-history/

About these ads
No comments yet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

%d bloggers like this: