Category Archives: CIVIL RIGHTS

Gun Rights, A Hook Upon Which All Other Rights Hang

221 years ago, soeone asked James Madison why the Second Amendment was added to the Bill of Rights. “Because it protects every other right youi have,” was Madison’s reply With that, it should be clear exactly why we msut protect … Continue reading

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Old News, Redux: JFK Files Reveal….

GOX news reports the release of a part of the remaining JFK files have brought Lyndon Johnson’s efforts to discredit Martin Luther King, Jr. Johnson was a Texas Congressman who won high praise for pushing electrification of his district, and … Continue reading

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If the NRA Is Not The Gun Lobby…

Oldfield asks “If the NRA is not a gun lobby, what is it?” Well, originally, the National Rifle Association was a civilian marksmanship organization, keeping the Reserve and National Guard well able to defend our shores. As such, even the … Continue reading

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To Keep And Carry A Knife Is A Constitutional Right

The reminds us that both Both knives and swords are “arms,’ within thin the meaning of the Second Amendment. Here is lexicographer Noah Webster’s definition of “Arms” from his 1828 Dictionary: ‘ARMS, n. plu. [L. arma.] 1. Weapons of offense, … Continue reading

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Courts Overrule Another DC law, Must allow Ex Cops To Carry

The U.S. Court of Appeals for Washington, DC Circuit has ruled that the District’s ban of former guards carrying concealed weapons has been preempted by the Law Enforcement Officers Safety Act of 2004 and former LEO’s must be allowed to … Continue reading

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Citizen Wins Lawsuit Over Abusive Federal Agency

Bridger, Wyoming’s Andy Johnson turned a rivulet into a small stock pond, and brought down the wrath of the EPA on his head. Threatened with sixteen million dollars in fines for slightly delaying tje the passage of pf water downstream, … Continue reading

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Report: Black Businessmen Ask Oath Keepers For Protection

St. Louis mayor and police chief may think the Oath Keepers standing watch in Ferguson, Missouri are “distractions,” but evidentliy some Ferguson residents reportedly do not share those sentiments: The clip runs a bit long – but it has been … Continue reading

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The Full Text Of H.R. 1449, The “Tiraht Amendment Repeal Act”

Rep. Barbara Lee (ANTI-CA13), a dyed in the wool pro-crime gun banner, has introduced H.R. 1449, which would essentiall gut the Tiraht Amendment, a critical act that sharply reduced the ATF’s dog stomper’s abuses of authority. Among other evils Lee’s … Continue reading

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“The Problem With A Lie Is The Discovery”

My dad, who was no more willing to tell a dying man he looks like one more clean shirt will do him the rest of his life than I am, once commented “The problem with a lie is that people … Continue reading

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Peaceful Protests In Baltimore

WBAL reports peaceful protests continue in Baltimore, but has no report overnight, as police released 100 protestors without charges. The protestors have every right to “peacefully assemble” and to “demand redress for grievances.” While I would personally wait and see … Continue reading

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