Several States Invoking Nullification to Rein In Federal Government

 Jan 17, 2019  by  Steve Byas From the Dakotas to Rhode Island to Kentucky, states are increasingly moving to use nullification as a method to curtail what they contend are unconstitutional actions by the U.S. government. Nullification is a political theory that has its origins in the very early years of the republic, championed by two … More Several States Invoking Nullification to Rein In Federal Government

New Arizona Law Moves State One Step Closer to Sound Money

August 9, 2018  by  Joe Wolverton, II, J.D.   As of midnight on August 3, a new law went into effect in Arizona that moved the state another leap forward toward recognizing gold and silver as money. The new statute does not replace the Federal Reserve notes, but it does put gold and silver on equal … More New Arizona Law Moves State One Step Closer to Sound Money

James Madison Mania?

Mar 16, 2018  by  Joe Wolverton, II, J.D.   Despite being called the “Father of the Constitution,” there is no monument to James Madison in Washington, D.C. Well, there is a small statue of him inside the Library of Congress annex that bears his name, but it is dwarfed (as was the man himself) by the … More James Madison Mania?

Jefferson Latest Target of the Left at University of Virginia

Sept 15 , 2017 by  Steve Byas Chanting, “No Trump, No KKK, no racist UVa,” and carrying signs which read, “Thomas Jefferson is a racist and a rapist,” radical protesters earlier this week attacked a statue in honor of Jefferson — at the university he founded. Neither campus police (the statue is university property) nor the … More Jefferson Latest Target of the Left at University of Virginia

Warning: Judges Creating “Affirmative Right to Immigrate”

Mar 17, 2017 by  Selwyn Duke In the name of stopping Donald Trump, the courts are not only endangering Americans but could be ushering in “the end of the United States in any meaningful sense.” They’re doing this by creating, out of thin air, an “affirmative right to immigrate,” says senior Conservative Review editor Daniel … More Warning: Judges Creating “Affirmative Right to Immigrate”

Virginia Faculty Denounce University President’s Quotation of Thomas Jefferson

Virginia Faculty Denounce The University President’s Quotation of Thomas Jefferson In Post-Election Email November 15, 2016 jonathanturley We have previously discussed how students and faculty are stripping away the names and quotations of Founding Fathers and presidents from schools because they were slave owners or due to proven prejudices or biases. I have been critical of … More Virginia Faculty Denounce University President’s Quotation of Thomas Jefferson

Supreme Court’s Tie Decision Leaves Intact Ruling Against Obama Amnesty Plan

June 23, 2016 by Warren Mass   The Supreme Court’s tie 4-4 vote on June 23 in the case of United States v. Texas left intact a lower-court ruling that blocked the Obama administration from implementing its plan to shield millions of illegal immigrants from deportation and grant them the right to work legally in … More Supreme Court’s Tie Decision Leaves Intact Ruling Against Obama Amnesty Plan

Playing the Government’s Game: When It Comes to Violence, We All Lose

January 04, 2016  By John W. Whitehead “When it gets down to having to use violence, then you are playing the system’s game. The establishment will irritate you – pull your beard, flick your face – to make you fight. Because once they’ve got you violent, then they know how to handle you. The only … More Playing the Government’s Game: When It Comes to Violence, We All Lose