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Nine Myths from the Convention of States Project

Rita’s Myth #1: A “convention of states” is the only “medicine that can cure the disease of federal overreach…” False: What did our Founders really say we must do when the federal government usurps power? They never said, “When the … Continue reading

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Chris Christie vs. Rand Paul: 2 Minutes of Truth

…the Fourth Amendment was written by victims of government snooping, the 1770s version. The Framers wrote it to assure that the new federal government could never do to Americans what the king had done to the colonists. The problem with … Continue reading

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The War of 1861: Historical Ignorance

We Americans celebrate Abraham Lincoln’s Gettysburg Address, but H.L. Mencken correctly evaluated the speech: “It is poetry, not logic; beauty, not sense.” Lincoln said the soldiers sacrificed their lives “to the cause of self-determination — that government of the people, … Continue reading

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Domestic War Machine: Look At All This Armor The Government Is Moving For Jade Helm Military Exercises

Military, law enforcement and government officials say these types of exercises are just business as usual and there’s no imminent crisis approaching. It’s a typical response from a bureaucracy that has been labeled the most secretive in history.. Actually, it … Continue reading

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Padre Kino, Dogs, and Broad Blue Sky

Most strings will do nothing at all. Many will do something useless, such as loop forever. These can be stored in a file for sale to the federal government. Brilliant idea! lol Old Fred has been hitting the Padre Kino … Continue reading

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Regulation Run Amok—And How to Fight Back

Too many government regulations today are pointless and prevent us from doing our jobs as well as we could, writes Charles Murray. His modest proposal: Ignore them. My Ancap colleagues will be quick to point out that Murray is a … Continue reading

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Operation Jade Helm: Should We Be Worried?

I realize it is extremely difficult for Americans to believe that their own government could actually turn against them… But, isn’t that exactly what the citizens of every country overtaken by its own government said? “That can’t happen here,” have … Continue reading

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Back Door For “Real” ID

“Supporters claim it is not a national ID because it is voluntary. However, any state that opts out will automatically make non-persons out of its citizens. The citizens of that state will be unable to have any dealings with the … Continue reading

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Obama Unveils Plan to Further Nationalize Local Police

Oh so much easier to implement a complete lock-down police state that way. — jtl, 419 by  Alex Newman via The New American The Obama administration and its “Task Force on 21st Century Policing” are under fire after unveiling an unconstitutional … Continue reading

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Loretta Lynch’s Worrisome Answer on Civil Asset Forfeiture

Unfortunately, Lynch’s comments and her history as a champion of civil forfeiture inspire little hope that major and much-needed reform is imminent at the Department of Justice. By all means, drain your bank accounts to the absolute minimum you need … Continue reading

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