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The Day the Feds Stood Down

screenshot-BLM-leaving-Bundy-Ranch-540x376 The relative calm of Southern Nevada’s Clark County was shattered in April of 2014 when agents of the private, government contracted Bureau of Land Management moved in-force against 67 year-old Nevada Rancher, Cliven Bundy. The reasons given for why a private company would violate a law-abiding American’s constitutional rights were weak, at best. The claim […]

America The Beautiful, The Sound of A Cow

25312260_BG2 Like many of us cold-hearted and war-hardened veterans, a particularly moving rendition of "The Stars And Stripes" or "America The Beautiful" will render me "misty-eyed." If you have ever taken the time to listen to Ray Charles' rendition of "America The Beautiful," you know what I mean. On this coming Saturday, April 11th, I will […]

Constitutional Sheriffs Who are Protecting Liberty

ConstitutionalSheriffHeader1 An increasing number of county sheriffs are rising to resist federal overreach in their counties.  About 100 of them met in mid-September at the National Press Club in Washington, DC.   The gathering was organized by the Constitutional Sheriffs and Peace Officers Association -- a group that was formed by former Sheriff Richard Mack.  It […]

Bureau of Land Management Forecloses Oil Leasing - Utah Sues

BakkenOilRigExport_13976716015482 In yet another spat between the Bureau of Land Management and a western state, Utah is suing the federal agency after it unlawfully foreclosed oil and gas leasing on unprotected lands. (RELATED: BLM to Cease Bundy Ranch Operation - Cows Come Home) Utah's litigation alleges that the BLM is imposing 'wilderness criteria' on lands outside designated wilderness and […]

Obama Considered Using Military Force against Cliven Bundy Supporters

obama salute Last week, the Washington Times mentioned the fact that the Obama administration seriously considered using military force against Cliven Bundy and his supporters during their standoff back in April. This should come as no surprise after we reported that there was word that the Defense Department had approved a drone strike. Apparently, the Obama administration […]

Conservatives and Progressives - Oil and Water

Oil-in-Water18 Conservatives and Progressives are likely to agree on the facts in many situations, but are likely to disagree on the meaning of the facts.   Here are some facts most people will agree on: Obama Obama lied when he said you can keep your doctor, etc. Obama has done little or nothing to repair race relations. […]