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Times that Try Men’s Souls

1346851259537798 "A long habit of not thinking a thing wrong, gives it a superficial appearance of being right…" So wrote Thomas Paine in a pamphlet called Common Sense, which caused quite a stir back in 1775. It is widely believed that Thomas Paine's philosophy greatly aided the cause of American Independence with a logic and a passion […]

New York Fusion Center Declares Oath Keepers, Other Liberty Groups as ‘Extremist Threats’

Oath-Keepers-250x250 The New York State Intelligence Center — a known Fusion Center with the stated purpose to, "collect, evaluate, analyze, and disseminate information and intelligence data regarding criminal and terrorist activity relevant to New York State" — issued a Counter Terrorism Bulletin last June identifying Oath Keepers in addition to other liberty related groups as "far-right extremist group […]

Constitutional Literacy - Does It Matter?

2898686447_cb19bfda3d_o Pop quiz: What holiday do Americans celebrate on September 17? If you said, "Constitution Day" congratulations! You are among a very small minority of Americans who know something of their history. But, is that really important? Why celebrate the Constitution? Who even knows what it says? A couple years ago the Ohio General Assembly passed […]

ACLU Threats: Obstacles or Opportunities?

7403731050_9a1ee480de_b Do you find yourself discouraged over the sheer volume of battles we face as progressives continue to interfere in so many areas of our personal and public lives? Education, property rights, marriage…the list is long. Many Tea Party and Liberty Groups are losing members who are weary of not seeing the changes they desire. It's […]

Constitution Day – John Birch Society Coordinator Speaks about Nullifying Unconstitutional Laws

nullification Today, we celebrate the 227th anniversary of the signing of the United States Constitution! Benswann.com's Joshua Cook interviewed Jesse Graston, state coordinator of the John Birch Society.  Graston talked about the history of the nullification movement and the move to stop the unconstitutional laws like Obamacare in South Carolina. Source Don't forget to Like Freedom Outpost on Facebook, Google […]

Exclusive Interview: Alaska Constitution Party Candidate To Appear on Governor Ballot

Alaska-Constitution-Party-Candidate Alaskan voters will have another option for governor this November. For the first-time ever, the Alaskan Constitution Party will have a gubernatorial candidate on the ballot, as well as a candidate for lieutenant governor. "This is really groundbreaking," explained J.R. Myers, founder, chairman and now gubernatorial candidate for the Alaskan Constitution Party. "This is actually […]

Tyranny Naturally Arises out of Democracy

wolfsheep Does it drive you crazy when you hear politicians and talking heads refer to America as a "democracy"? If it does, I sympathize with you. And so do the founders. Here's what James Madison, our fourth President and the man they call the "Father of the Constitution," had to say about democracies: Democracies have ever been spectacles […]

Obama Wants to Delay Immigration Reform by Executive Fiat till after Mid-Term Elections

US President Obama speaks during annual conference of the National Council of La Raza in Washington Obama is set to delay any executive actions regarding "immigration reform" until after the midterm elections to "save" his unpopular immigration boosting stance from an American voter backlash that could affect Democrat's chance at election. According to White House Spokesman Josh Earnest, "By injecting [the immigration issue] into the highly charged political debate six or […]

A Response to Janet Murguia

4-nclr2 Every now and again, there are things that happen that causes a "ranting" or the "pitching of a hissy fit" or what some would call a "conniption." Today's little fit is courtesy of none other than National Council of La Raza Spokeswoman Janet Murguia. In an interview with MSNBC's Jose Diaz-Balart, Murguia had this to […]