Despite our professed desire to “stick it to the man,” Americans are, by and large, a fairly placid lot. Yet our government has developed an ugly tendency to treat us like we’re criminals. John Q. Public is the one who gets the second look from Uncle Sam.
In 1776, 56 men risked their lives by signing their names to a document that declared in no uncertain terms that they meant to create a better place where freedom reigned supreme. Only by reading the document can one understand just how the United States is coming full circle back to tyranny. Take the time this Independence Day to read the Declaration of Independence in its entirety.
Do you own an Android device? Is it less than three years old? If so, then when your phone’s screen is off and it’s not connected to a Wi-Fi network, there’s a high risk that it is broadcasting your location history to anyone within Wi-Fi range who wants to listen.
The Supreme Court’s ruling in the Burwell v. Hobby Lobby case centers on the religious freedoms guaranteed by the 1st Amendment. The decision, therefore, also serves as a rebuke to the statist aims of the Democratic Party.
To celebrate what used to be called Independence Day, police in Oregon have announced a “no refusal” initiative for the Fourth of July weekend. Motorists who refuse to “volunteer” for a Breathalyzer test will be subjected to an immediate involuntary blood test.
Regulation of gun ownership is confiscation by another name. It victimizes people who do not even own guns because what is being confiscated is their right to do so. There nothing benign, nothing protective about taking away an individual’s right to self-defense.
In order to secure his re-election and help him stave off Tea Party-backed challenger Chris McDaniel, Republican Senator Thad Cochran of Mississippi and the GOP establishment solicited Democrat crossover votes. The ploy worked… at least in the short term.
According to the U.S. Supreme Court, President Barack Obama is going to have to start paying closer attention to the little things — like the Constitution he generally treats with the respect most people reserve for toilet paper, Wendy Davis’ “candidacy” and The New York Times.
I am not a psychiatrist, but it is evident that a certain psychosis is prevalent in the minds of progressives/statists — or those who are sycophants of the regime or the state or its “leaders,” however you choose to describe it.
The last time we had a President who used the Internal Revenue Service as a weapon against his own constituents, Congress prepared articles of impeachment against him. So why isn’t that happening now?