Veteran’s Day Message

Veteran’s Day is set on November 11th because hostilities during World War I ceased on the 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month in 1918. In November of 1919, President Wilson proclaimed November 11th as Armistice Day with its original intention to be a day observed with parades, public meetings and a…

Federalist Papers – Are they taught today?

Below is an excellent article which first appeared in the Wall Street Journal.  The Federalist Papers are an excellent insight into the thoughts behind and the workings of the Constitution.  It should not only be required reading in college but also in high school.  However, Progressives do not want the Federalist Papers to be taught…

First Principles matched to Bill of Rights

This afternoon I was reading the Glenn Beck article  and really liked how he laid out first principles in comparison to the Bill of Rights.  Please see below. • Practice Your Faith — First Amendment • Question the Government — First Amendment • Right to Protect Your Family — Second Amendment • Right to Protect…

Constitution – Slaveholders Document?

This article first appeared on the Daily Signal. By David Azerrad One hundred and fifty years ago this month, the 13th Amendment officially was ratified, and with it, slavery finally was abolished in America. The New York World hailed it as “one of the most important reforms ever accomplished by voluntary human agency.” The newspaper said…

Amending the Constitution

Below is a recent statement from Jenny Beth Martin of Tea Party Patriots regarding amending the Constitution.  I happen to agree with her and wish the folks who are pushing the concept of amending the Constitution through the Convention of the States would support Repeal of the 16th Amendment first over the BBA that they…