Should the US Constitution be sacred? – Daniel Lazare – Aeon

I have a lot of respect for the Constitution, but I think Daniel Lazare makes a great case for letting go of our Constitution worship. Lazare argues that “[n]othing could be sillier than the notion of strolling into the 21st century with a pre-modern plan of government. It’s like sending an 18th century man-of-war into battle against a guided-missile destroyer. The US political system’s age, in other words, is showing.” Read his entire argument here:

Should the US Constitution be sacred? – Daniel Lazare – Aeon.

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