In this episode, hosts Michael Boldin and John Bush talk about the Orwellian doublethink about the 10th Amendment on prominent display at the recent republican debate in Ames, Iowa. They welcome Paul Opsommer, a state rep from Michigan, who wants to get the feds out of highway funding. Boldin and Bush also talk about the recent suppression of free speech by the Bay Area BART police, and the response from “hacktivist” group, Anonymous. Missouri State Rep Paul Curtman joins the show in the second hour to talk about state sovereignty and the role of state reps, plus a speech at Nullify Now! Kansas City. And, Doug Tjaden from SilverSaver joins us to discuss his primary goal – ending the fed from the bottom up!
James Madison: “The powers delegated by the proposed Constitution to the federal government, are few and defined. Those which are to remain in the State governments are numerous and indefinite.”
Orwell on Doublethink: “The power of holding two contradictory beliefs in one’s mind simultaneously, and accepting both of them…”