The legacy of Antonin Scalia

By Tom Carter Excerpted from: httpss:// Scalia has personified the rightward march of the US political establishment over the past three decades, as it jettisoned democratic institutions and erected a police state. The establishment has in nearly uniform language closed ranks to praise Scalia as a national treasure, worthy of universal mourning. Obama called Scalia "a towering legal figure." The Washington Post described him as "the intellectual cornerstone of the court's modern [...]