Writings

Switzerland: The Hole in the Doughnut
A study of the country that comes as close to any to a direct democracy, and the country that sat out both World War I and World War II despite being in the center of Europe and sharing a border with
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Cleaning up the Article V Convention Mess
An argument for cleaning clarifying the procedures for amending the U.S. Constitution by means of a convention applied for by two-thirds of the states under Article V of the Constitution.
Article V Convention.pdf
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The Roller Coaster Reputation of Herbert Hoover
This paper traces the reputation of Herbert Hoover from being one of the most admired men in America to one of the most despised.
Reputation of Hoover.pdf
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Blog

The blog of Mike Enders, Make-It-So , is one in which posts are made far too infrequently. It is about preserving the United States of America. The title is inspired the television series Star Trek: The Next Generation, in which Captain Jean Luc Picard of the Star Ship Enterprise asks his senior officers for their ideas on how to save the Galaxy and ends the meeting by saying, “Make it so.”