Our forefathers gave us the constitutional right to bear arms in order to allow the citizenry to protect itself from a corrupt, oppressive, tyrannical government.
But that was back in the day when there was a level playing field as far as arms went. You basically had swords, guns, and cannons…
The government had no better weapons technology available to it than the citizens..
That ceased to be the case when the south [...]
A bipartisan group of House lawmakers is challenging a new law that allows the indefinite detention without trial of suspected terrorists, even U.S. citizens seized within the United States.
Their effort comes as a New York federal court on Wednesday struck down a portion that gives the government broad powers to regulate the detention, interrogation and prosecution of suspected terrorists as unconstitutional.
An unusual coalition of Democrats, libertarians and tea partyers on Wednesday [...]
Alexander Higgins Blog
Saturday, September 3, 2011
Take freedom of speech and other personal liberties — including protections against cruel and unusual punishment, right to face your accuser, and right to trial by jury — and throw them right out the window. All for the crime of uploading a YouTube.
That is what a 24 year old Virginia man, Jubair Ahmad, faces as the feds charge him with providing [...]