Kevin R.C. Gutzman

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Not Your Founders’ Constitution

The problem with relying on federal courts to protect liberty.
Kevin R.C. Gutzman July 21, 2016

Can You Trust James Madison?

A new book on the founding father complicates the Philadelphia Convention cult's enterprise.
Kevin R.C. Gutzman June 23, 2016

Hamilton Takes Broadway

A Founding Father gets his due—in a hip-hop musical.
Kevin R.C. Gutzman October 22, 2015

America’s Kingly Constitution

The imperial presidency is a product of our nation's framing. Were there monarchists among the Founders?
Kevin R.C. Gutzman March 12, 2015

James Madison, Cheney-Style

Lynne Cheney's love letter to the fourth president exaggerates more than it enlightens.
Kevin R.C. Gutzman July 29, 2014

Do We Need a New Constitutional Convention?

Talk radio's Mark Levin makes a strangely familiar case in his new book, The Liberty Amendments
Kevin R.C. Gutzman September 27, 2013

Constitutional Calvinist

Roger Sherman's role in the creation of the American republic
Kevin R.C. Gutzman June 13, 2013

Misjudging Rehnquist

Appraising the Supreme Court's most Jeffersonian justice
Kevin R.C. Gutzman October 2, 2012