Mike Sabo

About Mike Sabo

Mike Sabo is a recent graduate of the Van Andel Graduate School of Statesmanship at Hillsdale College. He and his wife live in Alexandria, VA.

A Return to Government by Consent: A Response to James Rogers

At the Liberty Law Blog, Professor James R. Rogers makes a sweeping claim that Americans no longer believe in the principle of consent ensconced in the Declaration of Independence. While “Americans at the Founding took seriously the idea that their consent could be conferred by their representatives,” Americans today do not. On both left and

By | 2017-04-07T16:43:03+00:00 April 4th, 2017|

The Southern Poverty Law Center is a Hate Group

  The hilariously misnamed Southern Poverty Law Center is a non-profit group that purports to fight “hate and bigotry” and to seek “justice for the most vulnerable members of our society.” Though it makes the most of the goodwill and reputation earned in the 1960s, today they exist mainly to spread hatred, incite violence, and

By | 2017-04-03T05:22:13+00:00 March 28th, 2017|

A Nation Under Lawyers

We have become a nation of humorless aspiring lawyers. The bureaucratization of the American regime has affected the American soul in ways large and small—right down to how we think and act in the world around us. Reams of regulations control our everyday lives, from the type of light bulbs we use to the number

By | 2017-03-21T08:23:33+00:00 March 21st, 2017|

The Republican Surrender Caucus Returns

Over the weekend, Americans were again reminded that the default position of Republican “leaders” in Congress is to preach about the evils of unlimited government but to work at every turn to undermine anyone who actually stands up to do something about it. This reality became apparent when GOP senators issued swift denunciations of President

By | 2017-02-06T18:40:27+00:00 February 6th, 2017|

John Piper’s Unmanly Contempt for Politics

John Piper's notion of politics would sacrifice our country on the altar of perfect morality. What is it with elite Evangelicals and their inability, or unwillingness, to understand politics? Russell Moore deemed the tens of millions of Evangelicals who supported Trump “racists” and people who love fame and money more than Jesus. Not to

By | 2017-01-24T12:44:59+00:00 January 24th, 2017|Tags: |

The Fall and Fall of Evan McMullin

Thought the #NeverTrump fiasco was kaput now that the election is over? Think again. Though many Never Trumpers have abandoned the field and are cautiously optimistic in light of Donald Trump’s post-election actions, others cling tenaciously to their cause. Evan McMullin, the presidential candidate seemingly fabricated by Bill Kristol in a laboratory, remains steadfast in

By | 2016-12-16T20:36:14+00:00 December 16th, 2016|