Reading Randy Barnett's new book Our Republican Constitution, one feels like Inigo Montoya in The Princess Bride: "You keep using that word, 'republican.' I do not think it means what you think it means." Randy Barnett and I agree that we have a republican constitution. The problem is that we disagree about what that entails.
Date of Authorship for this Version
Balkin, Jack M., "Which Republican Constitution?" (2016). Faculty Scholarship Series. 5156.