If you’ve read my most recent post, you already know that the constitution’s originally intended meaning has been bastardized by people who want to wield illegitimate power. But you might not know exactly how it happened, or what to do about it. How did we get to the sad, sorry state of constitutional disregard we’re in today? And what reforms in approach and law are necessary to bring us back to constitutional adherence? This article by the brilliant Randy Barnett helps to answer those questions by tracing the judicial precedent that enabled big government, and outlining a change in judicial standards that might help shrink it.