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A Nation in Danger: Instability, Injustice, and Confusion

“The instability, injustice, and confusion introduced into the public councils, have, in truth, been the mortal diseases under which popular governments have everywhere perished.” – James Madison, The Federalist No. 304 more words

Authoritarian

Take America Back - First Amendment

Here’s what it says:

Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof, or abridging the freedom of speech, or of the press, or the right of the people peaceably to assemble, and to petition the Government for a redress of grievances.

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TAKING BACK

How two new court rulings are having a HUGE impact on the presidential election

By: Hans von Spakovsky | July 25, 2016

The same week that Republicans were formally nominating their 2016 presidential candidate in Cleveland, two different courts issued decisions, one positive and one negative, that may affect the security and integrity of the November election in Virginia and Texas. 2,390 more words

Politics

State of Favoritism

From: “The down-low on Massachusetts’ controversial ‘pay-to-play’ MMJ market
” (the Cannabist):

Massachusetts’ medical marijuana law leaves it up to local governments to determine how many registered dispensaries to allow in their town or city, according to state regulations.

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Cannabis

Gunning Down America

I used to be a news junkie. The accompanying commentary interested and informed me. But, I’m done.

Between journalistic political opinions and conjecture and minute-to-minute coverage of ‘blood on the streets,’ I can’t bear to tune in anymore. 1,107 more words

Community

Book Review: Just and Unjust Wars

If it’s sticky to figure out when a particular, day-to-day action is moral or ethically warranted, it’s even harder to decide in war.

Exit 116. People stood by apathetically and did nothing.

It’s that time again here in the USA… the time when everyone is talking about the upcoming Presidential election.  And, as is the case pretty much every year, there are those people out there talking about how they don’t like any of the candidates, but the system is flawed because you have to vote for one of them, and voting for a third party candidate is… 719 more words