Run From Tyranny to Liberty

“Who holds your liberty? Let Congress know that you lend them their power.” “It is time to understand that the government is not God.” – Rev. C.L. Bryant

“I Want To Be A Crony”

Children used to have aspirations to achieve greatness in the private sector. But what are they learning now? In Federalist 10, Madison referred to Factions—citizens united to subvert the liberties of other members of their own community. Today, we refer to Cronyism.  According to  The Crony Chronicles: Cronyism occurs when an individual or organization colludes […]

Budget dilemma indeed

After entitlements, we don’t have enough left for the federal government’s enumerated powers, much less the unconstitutional parts This is as straightforward a rundown of the numbers as I’ve seen, but the narrator gets one thing wrong after the math…

A Quick Reminder About the Joe Straus Issue

And Why It Matters In This Election Cycle Previous History A virtual coup that subverted the will of the people occurred when Joe Straus in the 2009 81st Legislature made his move to become Speaker of the House. Straus began his “conservative” campaign for Speaker by first engaging the 65 Democratic Party House members to […]

If I Wanted America to Fail …

The environmental agenda has been infected by extremism—it’s become an economic suicide pact. Freemarketamerica.org has produced this video to challenge the intent of ideas with results of dearth, poverty, and chaos. Do your children and grandchildren tell you they are capable of “saving” the planet? What are you going to do about it?

The Danger of Radical Equality and Its Cure

[This op-ed was first posted at Ramparts360.com which is the premier political/cultural blog for Texas.]   We are a nation that prides itself for acknowledging the principle of equality, but as wisdom instructs: Pride is the first step to self-created destruction. The frailty of human willpower ensures that the ability to practice a virtue eventually devolves […]

Bamopoly

The object of the game is to destroy American Capitalism by taking over everything.

Reason TV @ OWS

Peter Schiff, “investment guru, radio show host, and unflappable defender of capitalism spent three hours among the Occupy Wall Street protesters in Manhattan’s Zuccotti Park.” Some Important Points: It is clear that our culture has lost touch with the reality of human nature – that all people are capable of every sort evil, vice, and […]

Vetting Candidates by the Constitution, Criterion One: Faction

The primary purpose of any elected official is to protect the liberty—the ability to choose—of the constituents. The greatest threat to liberty is man’s own base nature operating in faction.  According to James Madison, the source of faction is man’s own nature, “The latent causes of faction are thus sown in the nature of man…” […]

Clint Didier Explains The 3 E’s of Agenda 21

These two videos document Clint Didier’s informative and impassioned Tea Party speech that explains why America is not producing timber, oil, or other natural resources. He instructs us in how the cultural elites/globalist adherents want to control the: Economy Environment Equality Globalism is within both political parties. Know the buzz words. [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DXhPYhunlWM[/youtube] [youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=juW8N94ML64&feature=related[/youtube]

Agenda 21/ICLEI Ideas Enforced by EPA

Activist Judges Apply Pressure To Assure Conformity to “Agenda” Regulations Clint Didier is a Washington state wheat farmer and two-time super bowl champ. The EPA wants to deny Didier use of farming his property so they can create a buffer zone to prevent pesticides and herbicides from getting into the river system although there is […]

Tea Party Is A State of Mind

Ordinary Americans defend themselves from name calling by the President of the United States of America and statesman leader of the Democratic Party. Pres. Obama Has Heated Confrontation With Tea Party Activists

Planned Economy Or Planned Destruction?

The more things change, the more they remain the same and those that don’t learn from history are doomed to repeat it. The Chicago Tribune ran this political cartoon in 1934 and unlike the one liner’s of today, this artist has an entire philosophy described succinctly in one picture. So, much for our current population […]

College Station City Council Election

(see also our earlier article: The College Station recall petition is about ethics.) The May 10th page of The Eagle’s letter to the editor/opinion page offers considerable insight into the use of faction politics. As we learned in our reading of Madison’s Federalist #10, a faction consists of “…a number of citizens, whether amounting to […]

Why Congress Only Cut $38 Billion

As Conservatives/Classical Liberals try to change Washington, D.C. politics, we ultimately have to face the fact that both parties must desire national debt – they just disagree on what we should go in debt to purchase – because they are the only people that get to vote on the issue. As James Madison wrote in […]