Originally Posted by Warlord
Statement from wikileaks on behalf of Snowden:
Hello. My name is Ed Snowden. A little over one month ago, I had family, a home in paradise, and I lived in great comfort. I also had the capability without any warrant to search for, seize, and read your communications. Anyone’s communications at any time. That is the power to change people’s fates.
It is also a serious violation of the law. The 4th and 5th Amendments to the Constitution of my country, Article 12 of
Originally Posted by presence
I submit that an individual who breaks a law
that conscience tells him isunjust,
and who willingly accepts the penalty of imprisonment
in order to arouse the conscience of the community over its injustice,
is in reality expressing the highest respect for law.
-MLK Letter From Birmingham Jail
Dear Sheriff Michael J. DeLeo as the Chief Law Enforcement Officer in Lebanon County Pennsylvania you were required to take an oath to preserve, protect and defend the Constitution against all enemies both foreign and domestic. Having taken that oath I would like to know if you will honor your oath by refusing to enforce Federal rules, regulations and directives that violate the Constitution and/or the Bill of Rights.
The Second Amendment clearly proclaims that the people have
Originally Posted by mac_hine
Fact Check Debate: Alex Jones Vs. Piers Morgan
Fact checking Alex Jones is no easy task, especially when he made over 30 statements in a 10 minute clip. This is only a partial list of statements, a full report would take days to dissect.
* FBI says there’s a 20%+ rate drop in crime: True, but over many years, not just in a single year
* About 74% of about 11,000+ gun homicides in the US were gang related: As an average, True
Originally Posted by Philosophy_of_Politics
Not all of us are the most articulate when it comes to our nation's history, and our own Constitution. However, most of us here (at the minimum) understand the importance of our government being restrained under our rule of law.
The SCOTUS ruled that ObamaCare as well as, the Individual Mandate, are constitutional because it was deemed, and I quote, "a tax."
The President nor the SCOTUS have been granted any such authority by we the people, to impose taxes on
Updated 06-30-2012 at 08:22 AM by MelissaCato