Monthly Archives: April 2015

States Tell Feds to Pound Sand

What this gets down to is the power of the people. When enough people tell the Feds to pound sand, and enough states pass laws backing them up, there’s not much the Feds can do to force their unconstitutional laws, rules, regulations or mandates down our throats. Continue reading

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State Assembly Codes Committee Kills SAFE Act Repeal as New Yorkers Continue the Fight

Assembly Codes Committee Kills SAFE Act Repeal as New Yorkers Continue the Fight Continue reading






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Abortion Versus The States

To see states debating the abortion issue is not only heartening for those innocents who might yet be saved, but also encouraging for Americans who would like to see federalism revitalized in their country. Continue reading






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Misreading McCulloch v. Maryland

The common understanding of the landmark McCulloch v Maryland case is that it argued in favor of broad congressional “implied” powers. But, an important scholarly paper shows this standard narrative to be greatly exaggerated. Continue reading






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NY Assembly Okays Abortion During All Nine Months

The New York State Assembly approved a bill that would codify a “right” to third trimester abortions. Right now, NY law does not specifically allow third trimester abortions, except when necessary to save the life of the mother. Continue reading






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The Penman of the Revolution

In the liberty movement, we need less naysayers and more people like John Dickinson. Only then can we realize that the path to a free society is a painstaking and challenging one. We must follow Dickinson’s example, and contribute to the cause in ways that stretch beyond idle words. Continue reading






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Assemblyman Lopez Denounces ‘Message of Necessity’ Tactic Employed in Dark of Night — Again

New York State Assemblyman Pete Lopez condemns the Message of Necessity employed in this year’s non-transparent budget process, which violates the state’s constitutional requirements. Continue reading






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The Radical Egalitarian Assault on the Big Apple

The radical egalitarian agenda is to kill off elite public schools and gifted programs, and impose racial/ethnic punishment quotas to encourage school violence. hen relax the war on crime to achieve “social justice.” Finally, raise taxes to hire more city employees who will, hopefully, help fix these self-imposed calamities. Continue reading






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New York Oath Keepers Respond to Libelous Right Wing Extremist Label from “Intelligence” Center

The Oath keepers is comprised of former and currently serving police and military members, firefighters, EMTs and disaster relief specialists–the kind of self-sacrificing men and women you’d want around when the SHTF. Well, according to our domestic intelligence services, Oath Keepers are a potential threat to law enforcement, and they say so in a bulletin published and distributed last summer. Continue reading






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The Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions: Guideposts of Limited Government

Ed. Note: This most excellent essay by William Watkins, Jr. was re-published at New York State Sovereignty in 2012. We thought it should be given renewed prominence, given the renewed activity in posts relating to the Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions … Continue reading

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