The Tyranny of the Minority

Kelly Scaletta
3 min readOct 21, 2020

For various reasons, some good and some not so good, the founding fathers came up with a document that would protect us from the “tyranny of the majority.”

The main drive was the concern that if the majority had absolute rule it would govern in its own self-interest and not in the national interest.

But what we have now is the opposite: the tyranny of the minority with he minority ruling…

Kelly Scaletta

I write for several outlets as an NBA analyst, including Bleacher Report, FanRag, Dime, BBallBreadown and RealBallInsiders. My political views are my own.