Douglas C. Minson

Douglas C. Minson

About Douglas C. Minson

Mr. Douglas Minson is Headmaster for Veritas Preparatory Academy in Phoenix. He served as an Executive Director with the Intercollegiate Studies Institute during which time he organized hundreds of lectures, debates, colloquia, and other educational events on college campuses across the country. He also served as Vice President for Academic Affairs and Programs at the John Jay Institute in Philadelphia.

Ordered Liberty under God

By |2019-08-15T14:32:27-06:00January 21st, 2013|Categories: Christendom, Christianity, Ordered Liberty|Tags: , |

Christian Faith and Modern Democracy: God and Politics in the Fallen World by Robert P. Kraynak To identify any particular form of government with Christianity is a dangerous error: for it confounds the permanent with the transitory, the absolute with the contingent….Those who consider that a discussion of the nature of a Christian society [...]

The Joy of Drinking: Prohibition, Legislating Morality, and Celebrating Repeal Day

By |2014-02-14T22:59:29-06:00December 6th, 2012|Categories: 21st Amendment, Books|Tags: , |

Five years of Prohibition have had, at least, this one benign effect: they have completely disposed of all the favorite arguments of the Prohibitionists. None of the great boons and usufructs that were to follow the passage of the Eighteenth Amendment has come to pass. There is not less drunkenness in the Republic, but more. [...]

Secession, the Humane Scale of Politics, and American Identity

By |2015-04-13T23:57:21-06:00November 26th, 2012|Categories: Politics, Secession|Tags: |

There are currently 50 petitions for secession from the United States, one from each state, that have been registered with the federal government. It goes without saying that not one of them has any prospect of being acted upon. It is therefore tempting to dismiss these petitions as expressions of sour grapes on the [...]