“The vitality of civil and political institutions in our society depends on free discussion… It is only through free debate and free exchange of ideas that government remains responsive to the will of the people and peaceful change is effected.
“The strength of the Constitution lies entirely in the determination of each citizen to defend it. Only if every single citizen feels duty bound to do his share in this defense are the constitutional rights secure.” ― Albert Einstein Last
Within minutes after the death of Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia, the political debate began not over who will take his place on the court, but who will make the appointment. Should President Obama let this decision be made by