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Gun Rights Benefited Black Americans During the Civil Rights Movement and Still Do

From Reason.com, by Sheldon Richman

Dylann Roof’s racially motivated murders of nine black churchgoers have brought predictable calls for new restrictions on the right to keep and bear arms. 507 more words

2nd Amendment

Surveillance court judge: No need for opposing view in ‘simple’ cases 

From Washington Post, by Ellen Nakashima, June 2015

The nation’s surveillance court this month faced for the first time the issue of whether the newly minted USA Freedom Act requires that a technical expert be appointed in a case involving a novel or significant issue, and the court ruled that it doesn’t.Judge F. 137 more words

Tyranny

These are not my words...

Quit your worship charades.
I can’t stand your trivial religious games:
Monthly conferences, weekly Sabbaths, special meetings—
meetings, meetings, meetings—I can’t stand one more! 130 more words

they’re coming

they’re coming

the dogs taste your fear in their nostrils
behind windows behind doors
from a mile away they appreciate your tentativeness
especially when you walk head down… 122 more words

Poem

Killing Children to Save The Planet ...

The notion that “The Science is Settled” regarding Global Warming, willfully obfuscates and obscures a host of evil. The fact that putting a sharp stop to the cancer of “Climate Change Activism”, the currently fashionable “save-the-planet” idiocy could literally… 351 more words

Pen As Sword - Social Commentary

The Exposed Nest by Robert Frost

…………The Exposed Nest

You were forever finding some new play.
So when I saw you down on hands and knees
In the meadow, busy with the new-cut hay, 278 more words

Poetry

Victims no more

By TRUDI EDWARDS-ATKINSON
Contributing Writer

You broke me down,
Your tore me apart.
Just because I was little.
Because I was defenceless.

You called me names, 217 more words

Fiction