Browsing All Posts filed under »U.S. Constitution«

Florida Senate Advances Voter ID, Other Election Reforms

April 28, 2021 by

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By Fred Lucas ~ Florida, the nation’s third-most populous state, could join scores of other states in enacting election reforms as the state Senate advanced a bill Monday to apply the same voter ID requirements to absentee balloting as in-person voting. The proposal, which awaits action in the Florida House of Representatives, is similar to […]

Amid Chaos, Our Resilient Republic Endures

January 8, 2021 by

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By Kay C. James (President of The Heritage Foundation) ~ Like many Americans, I watched in disbelief Wednesday as an angry mob stormed our U.S. Capitol. As members of Congress gathered to certify the electoral votes of the presidential election, a band of criminals decided to take matters into their own hands. As this horrible […]

If Our Republic’s Constitution Still Matters…

December 21, 2020 by

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MARK ALEXANDER ~ It is time for a Constitutional Confederation of States. “The crisis is arrived when we must assert our rights, or submit to every imposition, that can be heaped upon us, till custom and use shall make us as tame and abject slaves.” —George Washington (1774) Predictably, the Supreme Court refused to take up […]

White House Hangs in the Ballots

November 9, 2020 by

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There is a process for close and uncertain elections, and we need to let the process work. ~ TONY PERKINS   ~ If you want to feel better about the election, here’s an idea: turn off the news! We’ve become so conditioned to listen to the media in situations like this, thinking only they can […]

In COVID-19 Restrictions Ruling, Judge Holds Pennsylvania Governor To The Constitution

September 26, 2020 by

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By Cully Stimson and GianCarlo Canaparo ~ A federal district court judge ruled last week that several of Pennsylvania’s COVID-19 restrictions were unconstitutional—and for good reason. Judge William Stickman IV’s development of the factual record, and his journeyman approach to the opinion, is a model for other judges to follow. What’s the best way for […]

3 Reasons America Is Great

July 5, 2020 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ Independence Day in 2020 will have great meaning to many Americans. As we’ve seen many symbols of America’s past get literally smashed by mobs, it’s important for those who still love their country to reflect on why it is exceptional and worth fighting for. America has always been great and can […]

Hey Lady, You’re Under ARREST!

May 12, 2020 by

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“Here Comes Da Judge…” * ~ A Hairdresser Shall Lead Them ~  The story of Texas hairdresser Shelley Luther is the story of American Liberty. ~ Arnold Ahlert ~ “Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not […]

This County Is Utah’s First Sanctuary For Second Amendment

February 20, 2020 by

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By Allison Schuster ~ A county in Utah has shot down the idea of more gun control by becoming the first county in the state to declare itself a Second Amendment sanctuary. The three-member Uintah County Commission voted unanimously Jan. 29 to pass an ordinance making the county a stronghold that refuses to comply with […]

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 […]

People Who Hate Their Country Won’t Serve It

January 19, 2020 by

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Is it any wonder that our military lacks representation from urban and coastal population centers? ~ Brian Mark Weber ~     There was a time in America when each generation learned about love of country and the importance of service. It didn’t matter whether a kid grew up in the Bronx or in a small […]

Judges: Wise Men Still Seek Them

December 8, 2019 by

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Plus 1 more title: Salvation Army Gets Ringing Endorsement from Trump  ~     Tony Perkins ~     With the House’s impeachment circus sucking most of the air out of Washington, it’s easy to forget that there’s other business taking place on the opposite side of the Capitol. While Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) is wasting her […]

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 […]

Judicial Activism Takes Manhattan

November 9, 2019 by

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Plus 2 more, including Podcasts ~ Mourning on the Border   ~ Uninvited: Chinese Intruders Stake out Uyghur Homes    ~ Tony Perkins ~    She scrubbed in like she usually did. Their patient, she was told, had just lost her baby. It was supposed to be a routine procedure — the kind they usually perform after […]

Impeachment: Two Ways to Go With Coup d’Etat 2.0

October 6, 2019 by

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Do NOT underestimate the combined power of the Democrat Party and its Leftmedia impeachment machine. Mark Alexander · Oct. 2, 2019 “We should be unfaithful to ourselves if we should ever lose sight of the danger to our liberties if anything partial or extraneous should infect the purity of our free, fair, virtuous, and independent elections.” […]

Cutting Civics from School Curricula: An Unjust Move

September 21, 2019 by

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By Brendan Birth ~ With the school year either coming up or starting in many states, kids are preparing to learn a multitude of subjects: history, English, Math, and Science, to name a few. One subject will be noticeably absent for some kids: Civics. Civics, which is defined as “a social science dealing with the […]

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 […]

Video: Goodbye, America

September 18, 2019 by

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How is America to be defined? By its failures or its triumphs? Either way, it shapes our future.  ~ Media Editors  ~    Do you remember America? If you read about it in a history textbook, you probably learned about a land of oppression, racism, sexism, income inequality, police brutality, and imperial wars. (Aside from […]

Another WaPo Pollaganda Whopper

September 12, 2019 by

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Collusion between the Democrat Party and its MSM propagandists is an abject betrayal of the First Amendment.  ~ Mark Alexander  ~    “But the fact being once established, that the press is impotent when it abandons itself to falsehood, I leave to others to restore it to its strength, by recalling it within the pale […]

Our Changing Values Should Worry Us

September 1, 2019 by

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Star Parker  ~    The late historian and political philosopher Harry V. Jaffa noted the significance that the preamble to our Constitution concludes with the words “secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity.” This is how the drafters of our Constitution saw its purpose. Jaffa continues, saying, “a blessing is what is […]

‘Red Flag’ Laws Are a Scam

August 16, 2019 by

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Seizing guns from those disputably deemed more likely than not to be a threat is a hazardous slippery slope. ~ Arnold Ahlert  ~     “We know of no other enumerated constitutional right whose core protection has been subjected to a freestanding ‘interest-balancing’ approach. The very enumeration of the right takes out of the hands […]

The Truth About Gun Control and Racism

August 10, 2019 by

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Ken Blackwell · Aug. 9, 2019 America’s founders understood that the right to own firearms — the right to use effectual force to defend oneself, one’s family, one’s neighborhood, one’s nation—was the difference between a mere subject and a free, independent, equal citizen. The United States was designed to enjoy a government of, by, and for […]

A Facebook FaceApp Reality Check

July 27, 2019 by

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Facebook violates your privacy by collecting your information and selling it. ~ Mark Alexander ~     Facebook violates your privacy, which is why the FTC recently fined the social-media behemoth FIVE BILLION DOLLARS for selling the information it collects on its users. Meanwhile, Facebook’s political monitors and data algorithms keep posts from pages you follow “private” from […]

The Left’s Moderation of Conservative Media

July 18, 2019 by

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“They are relentless and use Gestapo tactics.”. ~ Mark Alexander  ~    “If by the liberty of the press were understood merely the liberty of discussing the propriety of public measures and political opinions, let us have as much of it as you please. But if it means the liberty of affronting, calumniating and defaming […]

Why The Supreme Court Got It Right On Gerrymandering

June 28, 2019 by

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By Hans von Spakovsky ~ In a much-awaited decision, the Supreme Court held on Thursday in a 5-4 decision that partisan gerrymandering is a political question beyond the reach of the federal courts. This should come as no surprise, since it’s the same conclusion the court reached the last time this issue was before it […]