Lying to Our Children and Ourselves (Part IV)

Lying to Our Children and Ourselves (Part IV)

“THIS GOVERNMENT…HAS MADE SLAVES OF US ALL” by Michael Gaddy, ©2016, blogging at The Rebel Madman (Jan. 14, 2016) — (Author’s note: this was part IV in a series of articles about the War to Destroy the principles of the Declaration of Independence, referred to by those who worship government as the Civil War. I […]

General Welfare and the Fiscal Cliff

General Welfare and the Fiscal Cliff

HAVE JEFFERSON’S WORDS PROVEN TRUE? by JB Williams, ©2012 (Dec. 30, 2012) — The leftist push to bludgeon “the rich” with targeted excessive taxes is not only a fiscally unsound strategy for solving our massive spending crisis, it will be a direct violation of the general welfare clause found in both the preamble and Article I […]

The Power of the Grand Jury Can be Ours Once Again

WHAT OUR FOUNDERS GAVE US, HOW WE LOST IT, AND WHAT CAN BE DONE by Sharon Rondeau (Jan. 13, 2011) — The Bill of Rights, which includes the first ten amendments to the U.S. Constitution, was adopted by the Framers largely due to fear that the new  federal Constitution would allow the central government to […]

Punishment without Law!

DIRECT GOVERNMENT PUNISHMENT ABSENT JURY APPROVAL IS “ATTAINDER” by Walter Francis Fitzpatrick, III, ©2006 (Sept. 5, 2010) — Saint Crispin’s Day 2006 “Today, you are the law!” So begins Frank Galvin’s summation to the jury in the movie The Verdict. Galvin’s narration laconically illustrates to citizens in the jury box that their participation, inspection, deliberation, […]

Gershon rules that exclusion of ACORN is bill of attainder

GRANTS PRELIMINARY INJUNCTION ON GROUNDS OF ARTICLE I, SECTION IX OF THE U.S. CONSTITUTION by John Charlton (Dec. 12, 2009) — Yesterday afternoon, Federal Judge Nina Gershon of the Federl District Court, Eastern District of New York, in Brooklyn, NY, issued a preliminary injunction obstructing the implementation of Congress’ ban on funding ACORN. The injunction […]