Sovereignty

My episode of the Tom Woods Show is up! It was a true honor to discuss my new book, Thomas Paine: A Lifetime of Radicalism with Tom.

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We’ve all heard or seen the slogan, but TO is the wrong word, by far. Under the system and principles of the founders and old revolutionaries, all power comes FROM the people – and they don’t need to ask, or demand, that they get that power back. They just need to take it.

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On this date in 1749, Edward Rutledge was born. He was a signer of the Continental Association and the youngest signatory to the Declaration of Independence.

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If there is any question about government power, your rights should always get the benefit of the doubt. Not the federal government.

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Believe it or not, over 230 years after the Constitution was adopted, law professors and judges still argue over whether the Constitution gives Congress power to control immigration—and, if it does, the clause of the Constitution that grants that power.

The post The source of federal power to stop illegal immigration first appeared on Tenth Amendment Center.

Confidence in politicians and government people will always lead to a loss of liberty.

The post Jealously Guard Your Liberty first appeared on Tenth Amendment Center.

Samual Adams said, “all might be free if they valued freedom and defended it as they ought.”

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In the bump stick case, the plaintiffs demonstrate what not to do; surrender their bump stocks and then sue after the fact. They should have refused to turn them in to anyone and fought for legislation prohibiting local law enforcement from actively assisting any federal authorities on the matter.

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