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Shame on the U.S. Supreme Court for Making a Mockery of the First Amendment 1

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute May 16, 2016   Shame on the U.S. Supreme Court for Making a Mockery of the First Amendment       “The vitality of civil and political institutions in our society depends on free discussion… It is only through free debate and free exchange of ideas that government […]

Shame on the U.S. Supreme Court for Making a Mockery of the First Amendment

Supreme Court Quietly Approves Rule to Give FBI 'Sprawling' Hacking Powers

Supreme Court Quietly Approves Rule to Give FBI ‘Sprawling’ Hacking Powers

By Nadia Prupis Common Dreams April 30, 2016   Supreme Court Quietly Approves Rule to Give FBI ‘Sprawling’ Hacking Powers Absent action by Congress, the rule change will go into effect in December     The U.S. Supreme Court on Thursday quietly approved a rule change that would allow a federal magistrate judge to issue […]


Presstitutes At Work ~ Paul Craig Roberts

By Dr. Paul Craig Roberts Paul Craig Roberts.org February 25, 2016   Presstitutes At Work   This morning I was stuck in front of a Fox “News” broadcast for a short period and then with a NPR news program. It was enough to convince me that Nazi propaganda during Hitler’s Third Reich was very mild […]

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The People vs. the Police State: The Struggle for Justice in the Supreme Court

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute February 22, 2016   The People vs. the Police State: The Struggle for Justice in the Supreme Court     “We are not to simply bandage the wounds of victims beneath the wheels of injustice, we are to drive a spoke into the wheel itself.”—Dietrich Bonhoeffer The untimely […]


Bill Aims To Restore Consumers’ Legal Rights Stripped Away By Supreme Court Rulings

By Chris Morran Consumerist February 5, 2016   Bill Aims To Restore Consumers’ Legal Rights Stripped Away By Supreme Court Rulings     In recent years, a narrow majority of the U.S. Supreme Court has repeatedly sided against consumers’ access to the justice system, concluding that a 90-year-old law gives companies the authority to effectively […]

Bill Aims To Restore Consumers’ Legal Rights Stripped Away By Supreme Court Rulings

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Jimmy Carter: Citizens United ‘Gives Legal Bribery a Chance to Prevail’

By Andrea Germanos Common Dreams February 5, 2016   Jimmy Carter: Citizens United ‘Gives Legal Bribery a Chance to Prevail’ Former president slams ‘the erroneous ruling of the Supreme Court’     Former U.S. President and Nobel Peace Prize winner Jimmy Carter has taken aim at the “erroneous” Supreme Court ruling that “gives legal bribery a […]


Supreme Court Once Again Shows Its Disdain For Consumer Rights

By Chris Morran Consumerist December 14, 2015   Supreme Court Once Again Shows Its Disdain For Consumer Rights   (afagen)   For the third time in five years, the U.S. Supreme Court had a chance to reverse a terrifying trend in consumer rights by doing something, anything, to rein in “forced arbitration” clauses that strip […]

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The Natural Right to Self-Defense

By Andrew P. Napolitano LewRockwell.com October 8, 2015   The Natural Right to Self-Defense   While the FBI continued to analyze the emails Hillary Clinton thought she deleted and her advisers pressed her to hire a Republican criminal defense attorney in Washington, a madman used a lawfully purchased handgun to kill a professor and eight […]


Sheep Led to the Slaughter: The Muzzling of Free Speech in America

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute September 2, 2015   Sheep Led to the Slaughter: The Muzzling of Free Speech in America   “If the freedom of speech be taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.”—George Washington The architects of the American police state must think […]

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Don’t Be Fooled by the Political Game: The Illusion of Freedom in America

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute August 10, 2015   Don’t Be Fooled by the Political Game: The Illusion of Freedom in America   “The shaping of the will of Congress and the choosing of the American president has become a privilege reserved to the country’s equestrian classes, a.k.a. the 20% of the population […]


Obamacare’s Best Allies: The Courts and the Republicans

By Ron Paul Ron Paul Institute June 28, 2015     Obamacare’s Best Allies: The Courts and the Republicans   By ruling for the government in the case of King v. Burwell, the Supreme Court once again tied itself into rhetorical and logical knots to defend Obamacare. In King, the court disregarded Obamacare’s clear language […]

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Ignorance Is No Excuse for Wrongdoing, Unless You’re a Cop 1

By John W. Whitehead The Rutherford Institute December 16, 2014   Ignorance Is No Excuse for Wrongdoing, Unless You’re a Cop   “[I]f the individual is no longer to be sovereign, if the police can pick him up whenever they do not like the cut of his jib, if they can ‘seize’ and ‘search’ him […]