Our Supreme Court has lost its honor – Roger Simon – POLITICO.com

Once upon a time, in a place called America, there was a government with three equal branches. That America no longer exists.

One branch now rules American life.

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It is the Supreme Court, and it consists of nine people elected by nobody. They rule for life. Their power is absolute.

To overrule them requires an amendment to the Constitution, a process so politically difficult, it is nigh on impossible. (The most recent amendment, the 27th, which deals with congressional salaries, took 203 years to ratify.)

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