Tag: rule of law

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“Rule of Law,” “Bad Apples,” and other myths

There are a lot of tropes in our political culture for obscuring the real nature of what happens in cases like Baton Rouge.


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Randy Forbes: Executive orders and the rule of law

In order to work, a nation built on the rule of law requires interdependence. We call it separation of powers, but what that really means is that through a system of checks and balances, authority is shared between three branches to ensure the government itself is held accountable to the law.