Tag: Freedom

The Throne and the Pulpit

There was a time in America when we had pastors and preachers in the similitude of Old Testament prophets. They were men who helped forge a land of freedom. Furthermore, they helped insure that in the United States there was…

Anti-Gunners, Dirty Tricks and Entrapment

  Some things in life are certain; bees buzz, cats meow, babies wet their pants, and the long nose of Mayor Bloomberg, which drips of self-righteousness, is stuck in every state’s business across the U.S. Instead of taking care of…

How Tyranny Rises and Freedom Falls

  This is how tyranny rises and freedom falls. What characterizes American government today is not so much dysfunctional politics as it is ruthlessly contrived governance carried out behind the entertaining, distracting and disingenuous curtain of political theater. And what…

Declaration of Natural Rights

Human societies are guided and held together by ideas and a shared sense of morality. When the People lose sight of those foundational principles, corruption and dictatorial power inevitably take root, and once criminal elements have taken control of society…

Is Democracy Dying?

“Let every nation know, whether it wishes us well or ill, that we shall pay any price, bear any burden, meet any hardship, support any friend, oppose any foe to assure the survival and the success of liberty.”   John…

Liberty Requires Resistance to Tyranny

The modern roots of individual rights and freedoms are founded in Christianity.  The Bible has been historically recognized as the most important book for the development of both the rule of law and democratic institutions in the Western world.  …

The Enemy is at the Door

The enemy of our souls, and the enemy of our nation, roams about seeking whom he may devour. This is not a time for games. So much wasted time; years wasted hiding from the world that is crumbling around us. Distractions; devices,…

Silencing the Lambs

“Civil societies are necessarily tolerant to a degree, and intolerant to a degree; they punish what they cannot afford to tolerate and tolerate what they cannot afford to punish.” Oliver O’Donovan The mark of a good citizen at one time…

Wisdom Is Greater Than Knowledge

An individual commented on an article I posted saying that “in order to truly fight the demogogues I (the site) must be bipartisan.”  He then accused us or me in particular of being a “poser, propagating an agenda, the pot calling the kettle black.”  I prefer to…

Divine Law and the U.S. Constitution

If President George Washington miraculously returned to America in 2017, what do you think he would have to say to our countrymen, and our elected representatives?   I don’t think most of it would be complimentary.  I think he would be horrified…

The Cowboy Spirit

There are two Americas.  And yes, it is possible to live in one and not even know the other exists thanks to the plethora of niche media.  Since the middle of the last century, from both  domestic and international perspectives, there…

What Freedom Requires

The foundations of freedom are complex; this is why freedom is hard to win and easily lost. Whether you have party loyalties or are an independent it is important to know from where our freedom comes and how to preserve…

Florida Cross Targeted

A federal judge has ruled that a cross in Pensacola, Florida – a cross used for countless Easter sunrise services, Memorial Day observances, and ceremonies honoring veterans – must come down because it violates the Constitution. This judge is 100%…