Category Archives: The Constitution

Michigan House Votes 107-1 to Pass State Privacy Amendment With National Implications

The Michigan House overwhelmingly approved a resolution Thursday that would give voters an opportunity to put “electronic data and communications” on the same level as “persons, houses, papers and possessions” in the state constitution. Continue reading

Posted in 4th Amendment, Bill of Rights, Learn Liberty, News, Surveillance State, The Constitution, Tyranny | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The New York Times’ Vision for America: Limitless Federal Power and the End of State Sovereignty

Khanna doesn’t seem to have any concept or regard for decentralized government, or the danger of consolidated power in the hands of a few powerful people. Continue reading

Posted in 10th Amendment, Learn Liberty, New York News, New York State Constitution, New York State Government, The Constitution, Tyranny | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Lesson of Silver and Skelos

The lesson of Silver and Skelos is older than the American Republic itself. Continue reading

Posted in 10th Amendment, 1st Amendment, 2nd Amendment, 4th Amendment, 9th Amendment, Bill of Rights, Documents of Freedom, Founders, Learn Liberty, New York News, New York State Constitution, New York State Government, NYC, The Constitution, Tyranny | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Two More States Move Bills to Take on Drones, Stingrays

Two More States Move Bills to Take on Drones, Stingrays Continue reading

Posted in 4th Amendment, Bill of Rights, Learn Liberty, New York News, New York State Government, News, Nullification, NYC, Surveillance State, The Constitution, Tyranny | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Nullify! Chapter 5: “A Starting Point”

Understood in this correct historical context, the Kentucky and Virginia Resolutions of 1798 provide an invaluable blueprint on how to stop federal power today. Includes correspondence between Thomas Jefferson and James Madison regarding the rightful remedy of nullification at the time of the Alien & Sedition Act. Continue reading

Posted in 10th Amendment, Bill of Rights, Founders, Learn Liberty, Nullification, The Constitution, Tyranny | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Does the United States Still Exist?

Historically, a government that can, without due process, throw a citizen into a dungeon or summarily execute him is considered to be a tyranny, not a democracy. By any historical definition, the United States today is a tyranny. Continue reading

Posted in 10th Amendment, 1st Amendment, 2nd Amendment, 3rd Amendment, 4th Amendment, 5th Amendment, 6th Amendment, 7th Amendment, 8th Amendment, 9th Amendment, Bill of Rights, Founders, Learn Liberty, Surveillance State, The Constitution, Tyranny | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

State Nullification Reports from Tenth Amendment Center

Courtesy of the Tenth Amendment Center: Nullify Federal Gun Control On Monday, an important Arizona Senate committee passed a bill to prohibit the state from using personnel or resources to enforce any new federal gun control measures, setting the foundation to nullify them in practice … Continue reading

Posted in 10th Amendment, 2nd Amendment, 4th Amendment, Bill of Rights, Learn Liberty, New York State Constitution, News, Nullification, The Constitution, Tyranny | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

SAFE Act: On to the United States Supreme Court

We will now ask the United States Supreme Court to review the decision of the NY Court of Appeals in our case against the SAFE Act. Your help is needed. Continue reading

Posted in 2nd Amendment, Learn Liberty, New York News, New York State Constitution, New York State Government, News, Nullification, Right to Petition, The Constitution, Tyranny | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

As Obama Plots Ban, Court Upholds “Fundamental Right to Assault Weapons”

“This case was a major victory for the NRA and gun rights advocates,” said Adam Winkler, a law professor at UCLA who specializes in Second Amendment law. Continue reading

Posted in 2nd Amendment, Bill of Rights, Founders, Learn Liberty, News, The Constitution | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

New York Bill Aims to Ban Encrypted Phones

Depending on how the law works, it might be subject to a number of other constitutional challenges, including under the First Amendment. Continue reading

Posted in 4th Amendment, Bill of Rights, Learn Liberty, New York News, New York State Constitution, New York State Government, News, NYC, The Constitution | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment