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James Madison: How the States Can Block Federal Gun Control

What do we do when the federal government simply ignores the Second Amendment and acts in ways that infringe on our right to keep and bear arms? Well, James Madison laid out a blueprint in Federalist 46 before the Constitution was even ratified. Continue reading

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Despite Deadline, Protesters Will Not Comply With SAFE Act

Rather than make the public safer, opponents contend the law’s main accomplishment has been to create a new classification of criminals — individuals who out of conscience refuse to register their assault weapons because they believe the law overstepped their Second Amendment right to bear arms. Continue reading

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New York Gun Owners Resist Registry; Thousands Refuse to Join Cuomo’s Gun Round-Up Prep

County sheriffs and rank-and-file state troopers have related that they will not take affirmative action to enforce the SAFE Act except when it is an add-on or pile-on charge to a crime in commission. Continue reading

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Comrade Cuomo Issues Edict to Conservative New Yorkers: Get Outta Town

It is astounding that the American political party that touts itself as the champion of tolerance could be so intolerant of anyone holding or expressing an opposing view. Continue reading

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Harvard Professor: Reports of Tea Party Demise Premature; Movement More Likely to Win in the End

A government and sociology professor at Harvard writes that the Tea Party is more likely than not to “win in the end” in an age when Americans are becoming more removed from Washington and distrusting the federal government and their elected officials.

Despite the fact that Democrats, the mainstream media, and the Republican establishment again were predicting the “demise of the Tea Party” immediately after the government shutdown ended, Skocpol doesn’t believe so.

“But we have heard all this before,” she writes. “The Tea Party’s hold on the GOP persists beyond each burial ceremony.” Continue reading

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All I Want for Christmas are My 2A Rights

Defend our God-given right to defend ourselves through the Second Amendment. Continue reading

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Words of Wisdom: Thomas Jefferson

“When injustice becomes law, resistance becomes duty.” — Thomas Jefferson Continue reading

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Andrew McCarthy: U.S. Senate Now Under ‘Law of the Jungle’

It’s “the law of the jungle” on Capitol Hill now that Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid has enacted the “nuclear option,” giving Democratic lawmakers more power, former federal prosecutor Andrew McCarthy says. Continue reading

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Gun Control, the Jews, and the Third Reich

It is far too facile to dismiss any comparison between the rise of Hitler and a threat from analogous policies in a viable democracy. As scholar Stephen P. Halbrook notes, historians have failed to see gun-control policies as the prelude to the rise of tyranny, even in Nazi Germany. Continue reading

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Schumer’s Dangerous Idea

In fact, the U.S. Supreme Court has ruled that Congress can’t surrender its powers to another branch of government or change how laws are made. (I.N.S. v. Chadha, 1983) But that’s what the deal concocted last week did temporarily, and what Schumer’s proposal would lock into place. Continue reading

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