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We the People or We the States: Patrick Henry’s Anti-Federalist Speech No. 1

We the People or We the States: Patrick Henry’s Anti-Federalist Speech No. 1

In his first speech at the Virginia Ratifying Convention, Patrick Henry challenged the legitimacy of the Philadelphia Convention of 1787, ...
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5 Founders on Free Speech and Press - Vol 2

5 Founders on Free Speech and Press – Vol 2

As many founders told us - there is nothing so terrible to tyrants and their tools - as free speech ...
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The TSA Shouldn't Exist

The TSA Shouldn’t Exist

Most people who oppose the TSA miss the real issue - whether it’s their facial recognition or their “more inclusive” ...
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Oppose a Disease at its Beginning

Oppose a Disease at its Beginning

Allowing government to take even a single step beyond the limits of the constitution sets a precedent for more and ...
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The 9th Amendment: An Introduction

The 9th Amendment: An Introduction

The enumeration in the Constitution, of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the ...
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Too Much Power: Antifederalist Cato No. 7

Too Much Power: Antifederalist Cato No. 7

In his last Antifederalist paper, Cato once again rails against centralization and consolidation of power - a consistent message for ...
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Category: Nullification Essentials

Nullification: Thomas Jefferson's Kentucky Resolutions of 1798

Nullification: Thomas Jefferson’s Kentucky Resolutions of 1798

On this day in history - November 13, 1798 - the Kentucky Senate passed Jefferson's resolutions against the Alien and ...
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What Needs to be Done: A Winning Mindset for Liberty

What Needs to be Done: A Winning Mindset for Liberty

A true revolutionary movement is a revolution of thought - which leads to actions that bring change. Here are the ...
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State of the Nullification Movement: Strategy, Theory and Action

State of the Nullification Movement: Strategy, Theory and Action

Theory, strategy, advice - they're all important. But taking concrete steps to support the Constitution and advance liberty are essential ...
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Category: Right to Keep and Bear Arms

Nullify Attacks on the Right to Keep and Bear Arms

Nullify Attacks on the Right to Keep and Bear Arms

How to stop federal restrictions on the 2nd Amendment? Follow the advice of Thomas Jefferson and James Madison to undermine, ...
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4 Essential Steps to Protect the Right to Keep and Bear Arms

4 Essential Steps to Protect the Right to Keep and Bear Arms

With attacks ramping up from both left and right in recent years - there is no quick fix. But these ...
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Top-5 Reasons I Don't Support the NRA

Top-5 Reasons I Don’t Support the NRA

We're often told by people who want to restrict the right to keep and bear arms that the NRA is ...
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Category: In the Founders’ Words

When Our Rights are Invaded: The Founders on Precedent and Resistance

When Our Rights are Invaded: The Founders on Precedent and Resistance

As Thomas Jefferson warned us, to take a “single step” beyond the limits of the constitution is to take a ...
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Remembering Boston Massacre Day: John Hancock Edition

Remembering Boston Massacre Day: John Hancock Edition

Little known to most people today, for many years after the Boston Massacre of March 5, 1770 - residents of ...
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Liberty is the Foundation: Timeless Wisdom from the "Penman of the Revolution"

Liberty is the Foundation: Timeless Wisdom from the “Penman of the Revolution”

Author of the most widely-read papers on American liberty up until publication of Thomas Paine’s Common Sense in 1776, John ...
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Category: Federal Courts

How Federal Courts Gave us Qualified Immunity and Forced it on All 50 States

How Federal Courts Gave us Qualified Immunity and Forced it on All 50 States

A legal doctrine first created out of thin air by judicial fiat went unchallenged - and the court did what ...
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Bump Stock Edition: Don't Rely on Federal Courts to Protect Liberty

Bump Stock Edition: Don’t Rely on Federal Courts to Protect Liberty

When bump stocks were redefined into something they're not in Dec 2018, the leading organizations either ignored it or took ...
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The Supreme Court is Part of the Problem, But it Shouldn't Be

The Supreme Court is Part of the Problem, But it Shouldn’t Be

Good Morning Liberty: June 12, 2019 With the Supreme Court being in the news right now - finishing its term ...
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Category: Police State

War on Liberty: An Overview of Federal Programs that Militarize and Nationalize Local Police

War on Liberty: An Overview of Federal Programs that Militarize and Nationalize Local Police

With local police looking and acting more like an occupying army than peace officers every year - how did it ...
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Operation Legend: Feds Funding More Unconstitutional Local Surveillance

Operation Legend: Feds Funding More Unconstitutional Local Surveillance

Pushing for “law and order” but ignoring the supreme law of the land, the DOJ has been throwing cash at ...
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Qualified Immunity Won't be Ended by the Federal Courts

Qualified Immunity Won’t be Ended by the Federal Courts

Two more cases in the federal court system - and both times the judges agreed that rights were violated, but ...
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Category: Nullification Strategy

We Don't Need No Stinkin' Permission

We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Permission

The Founders and Old Revolutionaries told us that liberty would only be safe when the people rejected and resisted usurpations ...
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An "All or Nothing" Approach is Bad for Liberty

An “All or Nothing” Approach is Bad for Liberty

Have you ever been attacked as a "statist" because something you support to expand liberty - in a big or ...
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State of the Nullification Movement: Strategy, Theory and Action

State of the Nullification Movement: Strategy, Theory and Action

Theory, strategy, advice - they're all important. But taking concrete steps to support the Constitution and advance liberty are essential ...
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Category: Essential History

James Otis, Jr: Firebrand of the Revolution

James Otis, Jr: Firebrand of the Revolution

Few today know James Otis, Jr. - born Feb 5, 1725 - whose 5 hour oration against the Writs of ...
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Peace and Independence: Franklin, Adams and Jay on the Treaty of Paris

Peace and Independence: Franklin, Adams and Jay on the Treaty of Paris

Sept. 3, 1783, the Treaty of Paris formally established “a general peace.” Signed by Benjamin Franklin, John Adams and John ...
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Unlimited, Centralized Power: "In All Cases Whatsoever"

Unlimited, Centralized Power: “In All Cases Whatsoever”

Of all the Acts of Parliament that angered the American colonists and led to the Revolutionary War, the Declaratory Act ...
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Category: Surveillance

The Constitution on the War on Drugs

The Constitution on the War on Drugs

Few programs have done such consistent and sweeping damage to the original, legal meaning of the Constitution as the so-called ...
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Police Body Cams: A Bait and Switch?

Police Body Cams: A Bait and Switch?

Buyer beware. A tool exclusively in the hands of government probably isn't a good method to restrain that very same ...
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Stalker State: Patriot Act, Trace Act, and More Surveillance

Stalker State: Patriot Act, Trace Act, and More Surveillance

Emergencies create the perfect excuse for government power to expand. Once established, these government powers never go away. On this ...
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Category: War Powers

Thomas Jefferson vs the Barbary Pirates

Thomas Jefferson vs the Barbary Pirates

Many people who support unconstitutional executive war powers like to claim that Thomas Jefferson took the same approach in the ...
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Refuting Lies: Iran, War and the Constitution

Refuting Lies: Iran, War and the Constitution

With the general public so wildly uninformed about the Constitution as ratified, coupled with a massive propaganda machine in support ...
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Defend the Guard: 10th Amendment Check on Unconstitutional War Powers

Defend the Guard: 10th Amendment Check on Unconstitutional War Powers

A group of legislators in as many as 20 states are expected to introduce the "Defend the Guard Act" in ...
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Category: Asset Forfeiture

Bills to Stop Asset Forfeiture Filed in 5 States: Good Morning Liberty 01-09-19

Bills to Stop Asset Forfeiture Filed in 5 States: Good Morning Liberty 01-09-19

The 2019 state legislative session is barely underway and already there are 5 states considering legislation to take on asset ...
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Stop Asset Forfeiture from Philly to Federal: Good Morning Liberty 09-26-18

Stop Asset Forfeiture from Philly to Federal: Good Morning Liberty 09-26-18

On this episode of Good Morning Liberty, host Michael Boldin (follow) discusses a victory against the Philadelphia asset forfeiture machine ...
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Category: Nullification Movement

State of the Nullification Movement: Strategy, Theory and Action

State of the Nullification Movement: Strategy, Theory and Action

Theory, strategy, advice - they're all important. But taking concrete steps to support the Constitution and advance liberty are essential ...
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2nd Amendment: What the Heck is Happening in Texas?

2nd Amendment: What the Heck is Happening in Texas?

Some bad news, followed by more bad news, unfortunately. A “2nd Amendment Sanctuary” bill in Texas has a pretty major ...
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The History behind the Three-Fifths Compromise

The History behind the Three-Fifths Compromise

Of all the compromises which produced the Constitution at the Philadelphia Convention of 1787, the Three-Fifths Compromise is probably considered ...
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Category: Federal Reserve

Fiat "Money" is Backed by Nothing: End the Fed from the Bottom Up

Fiat “Money” is Backed by Nothing: End the Fed from the Bottom Up

At one time, the U.S. monetary system was backed by gold. Now it’s not backed by anything. A recent poll ...
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Funding the Monster State: FDR, Nixon vs the Gold Standard

Funding the Monster State: FDR, Nixon vs the Gold Standard

On August 15, 1971 Richard Nixon closed what was called the “gold window.” Since then, the purchasing power of fiat ...
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Nullify the Fed!

Nullify the Fed!

An overview of what could be the most important long-term effort for the nullification movement - states, businesses and individuals ...
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Category: Brutus’ Antifederalist Papers

Subject to no Control: Antifederalist Brutus No. 13 and 14

Subject to no Control: Antifederalist Brutus No. 13 and 14

Continuing his warnings about the power of the federal judiciary, Brutus not only opposes appellate jurisdiction as one of the ...
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Independent of Heaven Itself: Antifederalist Brutus No. 15

Independent of Heaven Itself: Antifederalist Brutus No. 15

Warning that the federal judiciary would be much more than just “independent,” the antifederalist writer Brutus predicted that it would ...
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The Imperial Senate: Antifederalist Brutus No. 16

The Imperial Senate: Antifederalist Brutus No. 16

In his final paper, Brutus takes on the structure and power of the Senate. He found one part he really ...
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Category: Cato’s Antifederalist Papers

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