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Sydney Hostage Tragedy and Its American Cousin

141215150223-02-sydney-hostage-flee-horizontal-gallery Just a few days ago, a dangerous and deadly hostage ordeal unfolded in Sydney, Australia.  According to news reports, the Muslim man who perpetrated the event is a self-proclaimed minister of the Islamic state. As a result of his actions, liberties were sacrificed. Lives were lost. And, no matter his motives – and no matter […]

Executive Amnesty Tramples Our Constitution

constitution-and-gavel-shutterstock_59130637-400x400 Amnesty for illegal aliens – a very hot topic to which the majority of Americans are opposed, but one which the government, supposedly "for the people, by the people and of the people," seems hell-bent and determined to allow the occupier of the Oval Office to enact by dictatorial edict. Supporters of amnesty for illegal […]

Appeals Court Judge: "Privacy is Overvalued"

11_08_ALA39_450p Freedom-loving Americans and those supporting the Constitution value the Fourth Amendment. There is not one individual on either the left or the right who would publicly publish for all the world to see any information, communication, interaction, or images they consider to be their private property or anything that would violate their own privacy. Regardless […]

The Con-Con: Solution or Pandora’s Box

7a38cf384bd5e80b36bd249c27d0368e The Article V Convention Forum: Solution or Pandora's Box was organized by a coalition of conservative groups and met on December 8, 2014, in Falls Church, Virginia. The moderator and one of the organizers, Sevil Kalayci, discussed the necessity of such a meeting since most of the conservatives who oppose an "Article V Convention" have […]

Why We Need a Third Party

need-third-party-parties-20073 It has happened just as foretold. The Progressive Republicans joined with their Democrat fellow-travelers and once again sold our inheritance for a bowl of promises. In 2010, we voted for an end to the out of control spending, and what did we get? 3.5 trillion steps closer to the abyss. Fast forward to 2014 and […]

National Review Editor Rich Lowry: Tell the President He's Not Welcome to Give State of the Union Address

13013439564_746a3f6ec6 Arit John at Bloomberg.com reported on an interesting suggestion presented to the Republicans by the editor of National Review, Rich Lowry. He said that if he were John Boehner: "I'd say to the president: 'Send us your State of the Union in writing. You're not welcome in our chamber.'" Evidently, Breitbart was in agreement, suggesting Boehner say […]

Defeat of USA FREEDOM Act is a Victory for Freedom

timthumb.php It will not shock readers to hear that, quite often, the legislation on Capitol Hill is not as advertised. When Congress wants to do something particularly objectionable, they tend give it a fine-sounding name. The PATRIOT Act is perhaps the best-known example. The legislation had been drafted well before 9/11 but was going nowhere. Then […]