On Limited Government, Conservatives, and Majority Rule

P.J. O’Rourke is patently wrong here: If the citizenry insists that abortion remain legal–and, in a passive and conflicted way, the citizenry seems to be doing so–then give the issue a rest. The measure of a law’s legitimacy is not whether the citizenry “insists” on it. In this case, prohibiting abortion would be no more right if […]