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Securing America’s Constitutional Republic

Securing America’s Constitutional Republic

By Keith Hardine “To secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed.” The Declaration of Independence  On February 15, 2018, Nikolas Cruz committed an act of unspeakable evil. He ventured back to his former high school, Marjory Stoneman Douglas, in Parkland, Florida, to shoot and […]

Florida School Shooting | A Miracle…and the Real Tragedy No One Wants to Talk About

Florida School Shooting | A Miracle…and the Real Tragedy No One Wants to Talk About

  . By Paul D. White The miracle of the heart-breaking Valentine’s Day school shootings in Parkland, Florida, is the fact that a deranged young man with a semi-automatic rifle and over 3,000 potential close-range targets “only” killed 17 people. The tragedy of that mass murder is that in the 20 years and 141 school […]

The Census for Dummies (Including the US Department of Justice)

The Census for Dummies (Including the US Department of Justice)

  by Thomas L. Knapp “Uncertainly is swirling over whether the Census Bureau will be able to get an accurate population count for the 2020 census,” The Hill reports. The Department of Justice wants the bureau to ask respondents about their citizenship status, which could result in people avoiding the census altogether. There’s a simple […]

Bye, Bye, FBI? The Case for Disbanding the Federal Frankenstein’s Monster

Bye, Bye, FBI? The Case for Disbanding the Federal Frankenstein’s Monster

  by Thomas L. Knapp The Federal Bureau of Investigation is always under fire for something. As of late January, that something is destruction of evidence. Text messages between agents involved in the Bureau’s investigations of Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, from a key time frame during the presidential transition,  are missing. Congress, the Bureau, […]

Two Modest Proposals for Choosing Better Presidents

Two Modest Proposals for Choosing Better Presidents

  by Thomas L. Knapp In a recent column, I noted that if Oprah Winfrey runs for president in 2020, she will be at least as qualified for the office as the incumbent, Donald Trump, was when he announced his 2016 campaign. They’re both billionaires of similar net worth — her self-made, him not so […]

Judicial Activism is Heresy | It is also Unconstitutional and thus, No Protection for the Governed!

Judicial Activism is Heresy | It is also Unconstitutional and thus, No Protection for the Governed!

. By Richard A. Nixon In a recent article by Professor Aaron Tang, “Hey, Courts: Don’t be so quick to ignore political power”, Mr. Tang unabashedly advocates for judicial activism and laments the day when the Supreme Court will no longer put their thumb on the scales of justice. Article I of the Constitution states […]

Veteran’s Day | Heritage Explains VOTER FRAUD

Veteran’s Day | Heritage Explains VOTER FRAUD

EDITORIAL COMMENT | Citizens Journal: Happy Veterans Day to everyone who has served or is serving in our military forces. It is because of YOU that our great Republic’s diverse citizenry are able to participate in our democratic voting process. Your decision to serve protects us and preserves our right to vote which, according to […]

Excessive: Bail Isn’t Meant to Enable the Holding of Political Prisoners

Excessive: Bail Isn’t Meant to Enable the Holding of Political Prisoners

. by Thomas L. Knapp The US Constitution’s Eighth Amendment forbids “excessive bail” in criminal prosecutions. That prohibition seems somewhat vague. I guess we’re just expected to know excessive bail when we see it. Two current cases demonstrate not just excessive bail, but abuse of the whole idea of bail for the purpose of holding […]

Is America a Christian Nation or not?

Is America a Christian Nation or not?

. . By George Miller When we publish something that someone wrote about America being a Christian nation, we sometimes get both fan mail and criticism. The fans, of course, enthusiastically agree. The critics often claim that the USA is not a Christian nation, that the Declaration of Independence no longer applies, the Constitution doesn’t […]