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Originally Posted by kcchiefs6465
Originally Posted by Massachusetts
I have observed many debates on foreign policy on RPF, DP, and countless other liberty-oriented sites. A trend I have noticed is the anti-Israel sentiments and the downright hatred of Israel.
Many in the liberty movement are so off on this issue for a few reasons:
1) Israel is our strongest ally in the part of the world where folks are the most hostile toward the United States. The United States has spent a long time playing Russian Roulette with countries in the Middle
Originally Posted by PierzStyx
Actually it was a combination of spiritual and worldly things. First for the worldly: I've always been loyal to the idea of the Constitution. I'm a history student and an American History major. And reading the Constitution something spoke to my heart, something about the power of its promises and the beauty of its language. A document so simple as even a novice high school student could understand it yet so powerful it struck the balance between the powers of the government and the individual.
Originally Posted by GunnyFreedom
The best way to reign in this out of control tyranny, is to fill it's officialdom with people who care about the Constitution. You don't know if this guy is there to push against the Beast or not. None of us know if he's been ordered to do really heinous stuff yet or not. Maybe he's in in armed robbery and just horrified at the stuff he sees happening over at vice. Maybe he's been put there to defend an innocent person from being killed by a cop next year. When "even the drunkards and
Originally Posted by presence
1. A large number of Democrats and Republicans signed the National Defense Authorization Act for the year 2012, which critics say allows for the indefinite detention of American citizens on U.S. soil without due process. President Obama pledged to veto the NDAA, but went back on his word and signed it into law with the indefinite detention provision included. Mitt Romney says that he would do the same.