I am an American. As such, none of my rights depend on a showing of need. I am a free man who has the right to define and pursue my happiness in any peaceful way I see fit. The government does not grant me rights. I was born free. The
It's been 230 years since James Madison drafted the Bill of Rights--the first ten amendments to the Constitution--as a means of protecting the people against government tyranny, and what do we have to show for it?
Departing Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats sent Congress a letter requesting that several features of the misnamed USA FREEDOM Act be made permanent, allowing the US government to spy in Americans in perpetuity. The Trump Administration wa
Unfortunately, my recent essay Let's Face It: The U.S. Constitution Has Failed deeply offended readers whom I had no intent to offend.
Joel: G'day, Doug. How are things down on the southern tip of the Americas this morning?
Joel: Interestingly, this is the only amendment to the Constitution that directly addresses the relationship between civilians and the military, both in times of peace and war.
WASHINGTON -- The Trump administration on Tuesday issued a new rule banning bump stocks, the attachments that enable semiautomatic rifles to fire in sustained, rapid bursts and that a gunman used to...
As many readers of this website have noticed, the United States has lost its character and become a dysfunctional society.
Because most schools and churches do not teach real American history anymore, most Americans know very little about the principles that birthed this great country
A judge ruled that a bar was well within its right to kick out Trump supporters. And this is great news...Not because I have any particular animosity towards Trump supporters (any more than other enablers of government oppression). I'm not saying T
The American people lent $45 billion to Bank of America during the bailout. That bailout came with a hefty $100 billion guarantee against losses on toxic assets.
big tech's censorship...(Natural News) A concept first introduced by communications giant AT&T -- calls for Congress to pass an "Internet Bill of Rights" (IBOR) -- is gaining new converts as well as traction since it was first reported by I
There are many signs of American collapse. One of the most scary is the fact that the American Civil Liberties Union no longer knows what are the civil liberties it purports to defend. Identity Politics has transformed civil rights into privileges fo
Roger Ver (Bitcoin Evangelist; Angel Investor) provides an update on bitcoin, bitcoin cash, cryptocurrencies, etc... - Brent Backus (Life member with/ the Tenth Amendment Center) on Bill of Rights Day, Dec 15th...
Has The Israel Lobby Destroyed Americans' First Amendment Rights?
A baker refused to make a cake for a gay couple due to religious beliefs. Supreme Court will rule on the case in fall
'Sad day for the First Amendment': Activists warn Supreme Court set damning precedent in Trinity Church case
I don't think I've ever heard anyone say that the Third Amendment is their favorite one--not even the most geeky law student I have known. Honestly, no one pays it much attention.
First of all, an apology of sorts: I was engaged this week in a Facebook "discussion" about the mandates of the First Amendment, and I promised one of the individuals I was arguing with that I would explain, the next day, why he is wrong and I am
Under the first-of-its-kind legislation proposed in New York, drivers involved in accidents would have to submit their phone to roadside testing from a textalyzer to determine whether the driver was using a mobile phone ahead of a crash.
A judge has ordered Apple to bypass iPhone security in order for the FBI to attempt a brute-force password attack on an iPhone 5c used by one of the San Bernardino killers. Apple is refusing. The order is pretty specific technically. This implies
"Support Hillary's plan to repeal the Bill of Rights to help modernize the New World Order"