Moral Principles Derive From Rationality – WSJ

Faith is not what upholds humanity or liberty. A nation’s freedoms are upheld by its laws of governance. In the U.S. these laws are set forth in our Constitution and its amendments…. Even a popular majority cannot override these freedoms, regardless of the majority faith.

Source: Moral Principles Derive From Rationality – WSJ

Let us assume that freedoms are upheld by laws of governance. And laws of governance are upheld by — what? And why exactly a popular majority cannot override these freedoms and these laws and our Constitutions and its amendments?