The latest from Kapitalist Kitty
This is what I said on the matter on a Yahoo Answers question:
The purpose of all three branches of gov’t, legislative, judicial, executive, is to keep the other two from getting too much power. It works. When it breaks down you get tyranny.
Many people are unaware that there are very few, if any, modern nation states that don’t have some kind of written constitution. The problem with many of them is that they don’t have extensive provisions as to what the government, especially the executive branch, CAN’T do. This was the case with the USSR.
Even when say, Trump supporters are pissed off when federal judges block some of his executive orders, they should take care to realise that without those kinds of mechanisms in place, the president, Republican OR Democrat, could basically become a dictator. And nobody wants that.
It’s starting to look more and more to…
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