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A 'Gay Parody' of Marine Sacrifice

The Desecration of the USMC War Memorial

By Mark Alexander

“Every thing useful and beneficial to man, seems to be connected with obedience to the laws of his nature, the inclinations, the duties, and the happiness of individuals, resolve themselves into customs and habits, favourable, in the highest degree, to society.

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Fewer Traditional Values Means More Government

By Star Parker ~

More unsettling than the U.S. Supreme Court’s decision in Obergefell v. Hodges directing states to recognize same-sex marriage is the reasoning that went into the decision. 666 more words

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New Republic Writer Warns Left That Roberts Court, Obamacare Ruling Aside, ‘Is Still Plenty Conservative’

By Tom Johnson ~

In the week since the Supreme Court upheld certain Obamacare subsidies, some on the left, applying the wisdom that “the enemy of my enemy is my friend,” have gratefully praised majority-opinion-writer John Roberts. 520 more words

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Independence Day and the Future of Liberty

Times Always Try the Souls of Those Defending Liberty

By Mark Alexander ~

“Our country is in danger, but not to be despaired of. Our enemies are numerous and powerful; but we have many friends, determining to be free, and heaven and earth will aid the resolution.” –Joseph Warren (1775)

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Man Who’s Never Had a Real Job Makes Rules for Businesses + More - Daily Digest

The Patriot Post ~

THE FOUNDATION

“The truth is, that, even with the most secure tenure of office, during good behavior, the danger is not, that the judges will be too firm in resisting public opinion, and in defence of private rights or public liberties; but, that they will be ready to yield themselves to the passions, and politics, and prejudices of the day.” —Joseph Story, Commentaries on the Constitution, 1833… 2,177 more words

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Some Liberties Are More Equal Than Others + More - Daily Digest

The Patriot Post ~

THE FOUNDATION

“Constitutions of civil government are not to be framed upon a calculation of existing exigencies, but upon a combination of these with the probable exigencies of ages, according to the natural and tried course of human affairs.” —Alexander Hamilton, Federalist No. 2,159 more words

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Let’s Drop The Charade: The Supreme Court Is A Political Branch, Not A Judicial One

By Andrew C McCarthy ~

‘But this Court is not a legislature.” Chief Justice John Roberts actually published that sentence in his same-sex marriage dissent on Friday .  1,131 more words

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