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Good News and Words of Encouragement

November 14, 2020 by

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MARK ALEXANDER  ~ Remember who YOU are, brothers and sisters — who WE are together. Patriot Brothers and Sisters, Some of you are discouraged. On behalf of your Patriot team here, I can tell you that wading through the leftist detritus day after day would indeed be discouraging if we allowed ourselves for even a […]

Memorial Day — Lest We Forget

May 25, 2020 by

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Remember those on the frontlines of freedom who stand ready to put their lives on the line. ~ Roger Helle ~     It’s that time of year again. A long holiday weekend with cookouts, picnics in the park, and blockbuster commercial sales. At least that’s what many think Memorial Day weekend is all about. As […]

Exploring ‘A More Or Less Perfect Union’

February 13, 2020 by

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By Walter E. Williams ~ The three-part documentary TV series “A More or Less Perfect Union,” produced by Free to Choose Network, will air on various PBS stations across the nation this month. The documentary is a personal exploration of the U.S. Constitution by Justice Douglas Ginsburg, who served on the U.S. Court of Appeals […]

Our Patriot Veterans Keep America Great Every Day

November 11, 2019 by

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To thank a veteran, strive to be a citizen worthy of their sacrifice. ~ Mark Alexander  ~    “I am well aware of the Toil and Blood and Treasure, that it will cost us to maintain this Declaration, and support and defend these States. Yet through all the gloom I can see the rays of […]

Trump Promised And The World Watches

October 18, 2019 by

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A Dry Bones Cartoon ~ U.S. President Trump promised to “totally destroy and obliterate the economy of Turkey” if they did what they are now doing. Push has come to Shove and the whole world is watching. Read more by Yaakov Kirschen at Dry Bones . http://drybonesblog.blogspot.com/

Forged By The Sea, And Centuries Of Devotion To The American People

October 13, 2019 by

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By Emma Watkins and Jack Penders ~ “The Navy has both a tradition and a future ? and we look with pride and confidence in both directions.” – Admiral George Anderson, 1961 Sunday, Oct. 13, marks the 244th birthday of the United States Navy. The Navy has evolved significantly from its colonial seafaring roots, but its […]

Will Trump Accept O’Rourke’s Gun-Ban Gift?

September 21, 2019 by

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Beto poisoned the well when it comes to discussions on background checks. ~ Mark Alexander  ~    The Trump administration is getting alot of pushback from Liberty– andSecond Amendment-advocacy groups regarding proposed broader and more enhanced background checks for firearm purchases. While most Americans believe all firearm purchasers should be qualified, there is a very legitimate concern […]

Alcohol, Guns, and Prohibition

September 19, 2019 by

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A homicide victim is far more likely to be murdered by an assailant using a knife, blunt object, or fists than by a rifle of any type.  ~ Mark Alexander  ~    “Guard with jealous attention the public liberty. Suspect every one who approaches that jewel. Unfortunately, nothing will preserve it but downright force. Whenever […]

Air Force Birthday

September 18, 2019 by

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Here’s to our brave airmen and women protecting freedom in the skies in the USAF.  ~ Publius ~    Relentlessly committed to the defense of Liberty, the United States Air Force celebrates its birthday today, Sept. 18. The Air Force began life as the Army Air Corps but became a separate Armed Services Branch when the […]

In-Depth Look at Civil Rights & Politics of Race: It’s Not Black and White

July 30, 2019 by

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William Federer  ~     In 1857, the Supreme Court, with 7 of the 9 Justices being Democrat, decided that Dred Scott was not a citizen, but property. Chief Justice Roger Taney was appointed by the first Democrat President, Andrew Jackson. Taney wrote in his Dred Scott decision that slaves were: “so far inferior … that the […]

The Miracle of America

July 28, 2019 by

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Burt Prelutsky  ~    Even the most ardent atheist must question his beliefs when he considers the birth of this great nation. When he looks around today and considers the riffraff who hold public office in a nation of 330 million, how can he not see how extraordinary it was that in 1776, when there […]

American Leadership in Religious Freedom

July 20, 2019 by

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Trump’s second annual Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom was important. ~ Michael Swartz  ~    For the second consecutive year, the Trump administration has held what’s now called the Ministerial to Advance Religious Freedom. Vice President Mike Pence delivered the concluding keynote address yesterday, outlining the Trump administration’s accomplishments as well as new sanctions against leaders of […]

Trump Salutes America, Triggering Leftists

July 6, 2019 by

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The president honors America’s military in the Independence Day celebration.  ~ Thomas Gallatin  ~    It wasn’t all about President Donald Trump, as many Leftmedia talkingheads bitterly alleged. Rather, Trump’s “Salute to America” Independence Day parade was a celebration of our country. In his speech, Trump highlighted our nation’s history as one founded and grounded […]

A Nation Worth Lauding

July 4, 2019 by

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By Kay Coles James (President of The Heritage Foundation) ~ This week, as Americans commemorate Independence Day and the creation of the most free, most prosperous nation on earth, we will inevitably hear from those who say there’s no reason to celebrate a country where not everyone gained their freedom or their equality in 1776. […]

Observations From An Indignant Millennial

June 20, 2019 by

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By Mark Alexander ~ “I had always hoped that the younger generation receiving their early impressions after the flame of liberty had been kindled in every breast … would have sympathized with oppression wherever found, and proved their love of liberty beyond their own share of it.” —Thomas Jefferson (1814) Having read my recent column, […]

Flag Day And U.S. Army Birthday

June 14, 2019 by

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Celebrating Liberty in more than one way — honor the flag and wish the Army a happy 244th! By Mark Alexander ~ Today is Flag Day, celebrating the anniversary of the adoption of our flag by the Second Continental Congress on June 14th, 1777. Our flag is a beacon of Liberty, a symbol of hope […]

Armed Forces Day

May 18, 2019 by

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Armed Forces Day Land of the free because of Patriot Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Marines and Coastguardsmen.~ Publius  ~    Today is Armed Forces Day. We remain the land of the free because these Patriots — American Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, Marines and Coastguardsmen — have stood bravely in harm’s way and remain on post today. For this, […]

Democrat Party Socialists Are a Threat to Freedom

April 18, 2019 by

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Mark Green, U.S. representative from Tennessee’s 7th congressional district, offers his perspective on freedom.  ~ Mark Alexander  ~    “Dependence begets subservience and venality, suffocates the germ of virtue, and prepares fit tools for the designs of ambition.” —Thomas Jefferson (1781) Editor’s Note: Mark Alexander has a family commitment today, so standing in for him […]

A Black Female Harvard Professor Reconsiders the Second Amendment

March 13, 2019 by

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“The NRA has long been a boogeyman for me.”  ~ Mark Alexander  ~    “The ultimate authority … resides in the people alone. … The advantage of being armed, which the Americans possess over the people of almost every other nation … forms a barrier against the enterprises of ambition, more insurmountable than any…” —James […]

Red Old Deal Recycled as Green New Deal

February 14, 2019 by

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The Left’s ruinous “Rainbows and Unicorns Resolution of 2019.” ~ Mark Alexander   ~    “It is natural to man to indulge in the illusions of hope. We are apt to shut our eyes against a painful truth, and listen to the song of that siren till she transforms us into beasts.” —Patrick Henry, 1775 Marketing […]

Morality, Populism, and Cultural Decay

January 20, 2019 by

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John Adams once wrote, “Our Constitution was made only for a moral and religious people.”  By Robin Smith  ~   Is the proverbial American Dream now only a tale of days past? Are Americans positioned to live as victims of both cultural decay and policy controlled by governing elites, or can we hope for a generation […]

America’s National Character as a Christmas Truth

December 25, 2018 by

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By  Ken Blackwell   ~    Christmas is a time of celebration and thanksgiving. Although sometimes lost in secularism, this holiday marks the birth of Jesus Christ. Alone, we can never atone for the wrongs we commit. Instead, Jesus cancels our debts as his death is a substitute for our own penance. How should we respond […]

Give Thanks That We No Longer Live On The Precipice

November 27, 2018 by

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By Paul Driessen ~ Thanksgiving is a good time to express our sincere gratitude that we no longer “enjoy” the “simpler life of yesteryear.” As my grandmother said, “The only good thing about the good old days is that they’re gone.” For countless millennia, mankind lived on a precipice, in hunter-gatherer, subsistence farmer and primitive […]

With Gratitude and Thanksgiving

November 22, 2018 by

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“Enter His gates with thanksgiving…” By Mark Alexander  ~      “Enter His gates with thanksgiving, and His courts with praise. Give thanks to Him and praise His name. For the LORD is good and His love endures forever; His faithfulness continues through all generations.” —Psalm 100:4-5 Fellow Patriots, sometimes the din of contentious media chatter […]