As regular readers may be aware, I listen to Glenn Beck. I do not listen because I agree with him on all of his opinions (truth is, I seldom agree with him), but because I find that he is one of the few voices in media who is honestly seeking Truth. Although I believe he … Continue reading PUBLIC DEBATES: We don’t Know Our Rights
Now that we know the Founders said the People are the militia, the militia is independent of government and is intended to be a bulwark against government tyranny, let's address a more difficult subject. What did the Founders mean when they said the People have the right to 'arms?' Did they leave us anything to … Continue reading ORIGINAL INTENT: What did the Founders Mean by ‘Arms?’
Now that we have seen that the Founders said the militia is the People, and that, as such, the militia is subject to but independent of the government, let us look at why the Founders were so concerned about retaining an independent militia. In other words, let's see if the Founders told us what the … Continue reading ORIGINAL INTENT: The 2nd Amendment is Meant to Resist Government Tyranny
Today, it is common to hear people arguing that the militia is the army or National Guard, not the People, themselves. But this is not the understanding the Founders held. To them, the militia was the People. This is not that difficult to prove, either. All one has to do is go back to the … Continue reading ORIGINAL INTENT: The Militia is the People
Tomi Lahren recently demonstrated that she does not understand nor support the Constitution. She did this when she claimed she has to be 'pro-choice' or she cannot claim to support the Constitution. She said that claiming to support the Constitution while being 'pro-life' would make her a hypocrite. SHE IS WRONG ON BOTH COUNTS! Here's … Continue reading UNDERSTANDING THE CONSTITUTION: Tomi Lahren is Wrong about Abortion and the Constitution
I spend a great deal of time reading what our founders actually had to say about liberty, and the proper role of government. I do not read what historians tell me the founders thought, mostly because I have learned those historians do not know. Instead, I like to read what the founders actually had to … Continue reading ON THE FREEDOM OF THE PRESS
If you listen to those who claim to know better, they will tell you this is not an exceptional nation. That it's founders were just a bunch of old, rich white men looking to preserve their place of privilege. They will even tell you that the nation was built entirely upon racism and slavery. Well, … Continue reading July 4th, 1776 — The Birth Of An EXCEPTIONAL Nation!