Smashing Some Nullification Myths: Thoughts from Maharrey Head #144

“10 Minutes Closer to Freedom”


If you learned anything about nullification in school, it’s probably in relation to the Nullification Crisis of 1833. And if that’s that’s the case, you almost certainly learned several myths about nullification. In this episode of Thoughts from Maharrey Head, I give you an accurate historical overview of the events that precipitated this so-called crisis, and in the process, smash a couple of those myths.

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SHOW NOTES AND LINKS

Free E-Book: The Power of No!: The Historical and Constitutional Basis for State Nullification

South Carolina Exposition and Protest

South Carolina Ordinance of Nullification

Proclamation to the People of South Carolina — Andrew Jackson

Force Bill of 1833

No! James Madison Did Not Reject Nullification

Nullification Is the Goal, Not a Specific Policy

 

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