Jump to content

No Longer Just


Draggingtree

Recommended Posts

Draggingtree

no-longer-justWashington Free Beacon :

No Longer Just

BY: Jack Butler

 

July 20, 2014 5:00 am

 

In the 1966 film A Man For All Seasons, which depicts Sir Thomas More’s steadfast disapproval of King Henry VIII’s marital infidelities, More stirringly defends the rule of law. Rebutting his son-in-law, who says he would hypothetically “cut down every law in England” to find the devil, More asks, “And when the last law was own, and the Devil turned ’round on you, where would you hide, Roper, the laws all being flat?”

 

More argues that abandoning equal enforcement of the law imperils all citizens. Unfortunately for today’s United States, this is exactly what John Fund and Hans von Spakovsky say the Department of Justice is doing under Attorney General Eric Holder.

 

To this enterprise, Fund brings tireless reporting, and Spakovsky brings his own experience in the Justice Department (as counsel to the assistant attorney for civil rights) and contacts therein.

 

Together, they have assembled a brief yet persuasive argument that, as one former career lawyer put it, “Holder is the worst person Scissors-32x32.png


Link to comment
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now
  • 1708709240
×
×
  • Create New...