Tag Archives: tyranny

Happy Independence Day: Teach Your Children Well

In this current period of American political revolution, we should take note of the Declaration of Independence and pass these lessons on to our own children, the next generation to inherit the struggle for Freedom and Liberty. Continue reading

Posted in 10th Amendment, 1st Amendment, 2nd Amendment, Bill of Rights, Education, Founders, Global Governance, Learn Liberty, Nullification, Right to Petition, 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

America Has Become What the Founders Sought to Destroy

Americans would do well to abandon their fixation on federal courts. They were never intended to wield the level of power they hold over us today, and they hide in their underbelly the seed of tyranny. Continue reading






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

Alexis de Tocqueville Predicted the Tyranny of the Majority in Our Modern World Nearly 200 Years Ago

Over time, Tocqueville feared, the state would take away citizens’ free will, their capacity to think and act, reducing them to “a herd of timid and industrious animals of which the government is the shepherd.” Continue reading






Posted in Global Governance, Learn Liberty, Tyranny | Tagged , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The War of 1861

The 1783 Treaty of Paris ended the war between the colonies and Great Britain. Its first article declared the 13 colonies “to be free, sovereign and independent states.” These 13 sovereign nations came together in 1787 as principals and created the federal government as their agent. Principals have always held the right to fire agents. In other words, states held a right to withdraw from the pact — secede. Continue reading






Posted in 10th Amendment, 9th Amendment, Bill of Rights, Founders, Learn Liberty, New York State Constitution, Nullification, The Constitution, Tyranny | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

States Assert Sovereignty to Shut Down NSA Facilities

Since the revelations about the NSA’s activities made by Edward Snowden — The New American has chronicled the efforts of several states to reclaim sovereignty from the forces of federal consolidation. Continue reading






Posted in 10th Amendment, 4th Amendment, Bill of Rights, Founders, Learn Liberty, News, The Constitution, Tyranny | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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






Posted in Bill of Rights, Founders, Learn Liberty, New York News, New York State Constitution, New York State Government, News, The Constitution, The People Speak, Tyranny | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

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

Restoring Proper Civics Education in New York State

How will our children learn the principles of government when our schools don’t teach the lessons of Liberty? How can we expect freedom for our children when they are not instructed in its preservation? Continue reading






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

‘Show-Me State’ Shows How to Get it Done: Voters in Missouri Say Yes to Privacy and No to Gun Control

In a landslide, Missouri voters take important steps to nullifying gun control and also protecting their privacy rights regarding electronic data and communications. Continue reading






Posted in 2nd Amendment, 4th Amendment, Bill of Rights, Learn Liberty, News, Nullification, Right to Petition, The Constitution, Tyranny | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment