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By Robert E., Jr. Statham

Colonial Constitutionalism exposes one of many nice mess ups of yankee democracy. It posits that the production of a U.S. 'empire' over the past century violated the foundation of yank constitutionalism via its failure to completely admit annexed offshore territories into the Union. The book's concentrated case reports research every one of America's quasi-colonies, revealing how the perpetuation of a this 'imperialist' procedure has rendered the population moment classification electorate. E. Robert Statham, Jr.'s paintings emphasizes the urgent need—in the face of more and more strident demands sovereign independence from America's offshore territories—for a contemporary American republic, essentially incompatible with imperialism and colonialism, to provide complete U.S. statehood to its in another country possessions.

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