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What If the Government Rejects the Constitution?

Chris from Kalifornia Wrote: Apr 12, 2012 8:32 AM
All good questions. In Heinlein's book "the number of the beast" the protagonists found an alternate dimension where the people rose up and killed all the lawyers and instituted biblical rules of justice. The crime rate was very low.
What if the government never took the Constitution seriously? What if the same generation -- in some cases the same human beings -- that wrote in the First Amendment, "Congress shall make no law ... abridging the freedom of speech," also enacted the Alien and Sedition Acts, which made it a crime to criticize the government? What if the feds don't regard the Constitution as the Supreme Law of the Land?

What if the government regards the Constitution as merely a guideline to be referred to from time to time, or a myth to be foisted upon the voters,...