It is often said that the Second Amendment is the First Amendment. Without it there can be no others. The Obama Administration just announced plans to use as many as 23 new executive orders to weaken our Second Amendment. These new orders will chip away at our Constitutional right to possess and bear arms. From [...]
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Evidently Romney campaign consultants were paying way too much attention to Michelle Obama’s War on Cafeteria Lunch Ladies. Consequently, when her husband offered a campaign built around Bread & Circuses; they countered with healthy eating and free–range elephants. A role reversal that proved fatal. More than once I’ve heard discouraged conservatives complain that ignorant voters [...]
On June 1, 1865, Senator Charles Sumner commented on what is now considered the most famous speech by President Abraham Lincoln. In his eulogy on the slain president, he called it a “monumental act.” He said Lincoln was mistaken that “the world will little note, nor long remember what we say here.” Rather, the Bostonian [...]
Back in the day, Grandma only had to worry about getting run over by a reindeer. These days, it’s a whole different story!
The U.S. House of Representatives voted on National Right To Carry on November 16th. An unusual argument against gun rights has been presented by the small-government crowd, of which I consider myself a member. Ed Morrissey at Hot Air best describes this issue: For permit holders like myself, the ability to travel with my pistol [...]
Nearly half a century ago, one of the most famous speeches in American history was delivered on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in our nation’s capital. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. was a civil rights leader in a time where racial bigotry was a fact. Many have tried to justify the facts, explain them [...]
Jesse Jackson posits the argument that Conservatives want to re-fight the civil war in order to destroy his civil rights. Social justice, slavery and more are thrown about as he attempts to dismantle the logical argument of true freedom – individual rights – by pushing big government enslavement. His crowd is eating it up. “Should [...]
I read an article today about a black man who marched for civil rights in the days of Martin Luther King. You know, back in the days when American citizens were not only protesting to get real workers’ rights, but also ‘fighting’ for their constitutional civil rights; back in the day when people were being [...]