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Justice - the Guardian of Liberty

justice There is a monster loose in America. It is a tyrannical monster whose perfidy grows every day. He is intelligent, educated at the most elite institutions and is holding some of the most powerful and prestigious positions in our land. He's at his worst when all decked out in black. In the past month alone […]

Unseen Victims and Robin Williams

Robin-Williams Here is a question for you, the reader. Should the focus of our efforts be only on getting the lost "saved", or should we be as concerned for those being damaged by the sinful behavior of others? No one exists inside a vacuum. The idea that our actions do not impact others is foolish and […]

Why Collectivism is Always Poised to Win

Individualism Have you wondered why the TEA Party can only make so much headway, or why the conservative movement in general seems to stall without a brilliant leader? Why do liberals, Democrats, collectivists and leftists always seem to win the hearts and minds of the people? Why don't conservatives? This article attempts to answer these questions. […]

This is Why Liberty Dies

death of liberty To understand why liberty is imperiled in our country today, we must first state clearly and unequivocally what is liberty.  Then and only then can we understand what is necessary for its preservation as well as see what is undermining it today.  Liberty is the absence of coercion and the freedom to act upon your […]

The Constitution is not a Self-Enforcing Document

United-States-Constitution   The Constitution is not a self-enforcing document. Although the Constitution is the supreme law of our land and provides limits on the powers and authorities of our federal, state and local governments, its words cannot and will not leap off the page and enforce themselves. The common folk of America must be the champions […]

Between Anarchy and Tyranny, There is Liberty

liberty The problem with anarchy is that it must become organized to accomplish anything.  Then like militant apathy it declares war against the machine never realizing that it is merely another cog in the wheel that grinds itself to dust.    The Law of Liberty defines that space where an individual is secure and free to live […]

The Continuing Al-Qaeda Threat

US-POLITICS-CONGRESS-SECURITY Appearing last week before the Senate Intelligence Committee, Director of National Intelligence James Clapper testified that he could not say the threat from al-Qaeda is any less today than it was ten years ago. It was a shocking admission. Does he mean that the trillions of dollars spent fighting the war on terrorism have resulted […]

Liberty & Democracy Are Not the Same Thing

liberty bell What words mean is important.  The ability to speak, to transfer complex and symbolic knowledge from one person to another is one of the hallmarks of humanity.  When words lose their meaning communication loses its ability to transmit thoughts.  Obviously words can change their meanings over time.  One example is the word prevent.  This word […]