Let's Restore the Culture of the Declaration of Independence

Gary Wolfram Investors.com 7/2/2015

…Nobel laureate Friedrich Hayek noted in his book “The Constitution of Liberty” that a free society demands more than any other that people be held responsible for their actions. If you are going to be free to act according to your own plan, then you must accept the consequences of your […]

The American Declaration Of Independence

4 July 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

In Congress, July 4, 1776

The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America

When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers […]

'A Prince, whose character is thus marked by every act which may define a Tyrant, is unfit to be the ruler of a free people.'

Quoted from our Declaration of Independence.

4 July 2014

 

“Imperial President,” by Michael Ramirez, Investors.com, 2 July 2014. Full size image at the link.

 

 

 

 

 

 

King George III (in coronation robes). 1761 – 1762 by Allan Ramsay (Scottish-English, 1713-1784) Rococo.

 

 

 

 

 

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Dem Senator: Right to Keep and Bear Arms is ‘Not a God-Given Right’

Awr Hawkins Breitbart.com Big Government 6 Aug 2013

During a May appearance on Rachel Maddow Lean Forward Senator Chris Murphy (D-Conn.) said gun rights are not “God-given” and any claim that the Founding Fathers wanted U.S. citizens armed so they could repel a tyranny “is insane.”

Murphy said, “The Second Amendment is not an absolute […]

‘God save our American states!’

Ed Morrissey HotAir.com 7/4/2011

…the First Mate and I will continue watching the miniseries John Adams, starring Paul Giamatti and Laura Linney as John and Abigail Adams. The story stretches from the Boston Massacre to Adams’ death on July 4, 1826, and presents a brilliant warts-and-all look at the man known as the Colossus of […]

Celebrating an Independence won with George Washington’s Sword, John Adams’s Voice and Mr. Jefferson’s Pen

B. Daniel Blatt GayPatriot 7/4/2011

While it was the force of arms (under the shrewd guidance of George Washington that secure the independence we celebrate today, it is the force of ideas preserved in the document declaring that independence that endures, ideas which remain as potent today as they were 235 years ago on a […]