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This obscure French pamphlet from 1850 predicted today’s America | TheBlaze.com

The following quotes come from French classical liberal, economic journalist and legislator Frédéric Bastiat’s 1850 pamphlet, “The Law.”             This obscure French pamphlet from 1850 predicted todays America 1. It started with “hope and change” … Continue reading

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Republic or Empire? ~ “Though settled by European kingdoms seeking empires, the United States wasn’t founded to become an empire. Individuals fought against the empire building tyrants until their determination and resolve won independence against all odds. “

…..History tells us that Imperial Republics fall. We have the examples of Athens and all the other grasping Greek republics that followed her. We have Rome the example always deferred to of a republic that allowed an empire to stifle … Continue reading

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Today’s Toons 3/1/13

Today’s Toons 3/1/13 The Right Reasons ^ | 3/1/13 | pookie18 Posted on Friday, March 01, 2013 6:10:46 AM by pookie18 Click on link.

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THE BATTLE OF ATHENS(Tennessee) [Would FReepers take up arms in the name of Liberty as they did?] | AMERICAN BLOGGER: GUNNY.G ~ WEBLOG.EMAIL

[Snip]…There was a group of lesser-known Tennessee Patriots, however, whose efforts to defend Liberty at home in 1946 were no less noble.   This group of World War II veterans took up arms to restore Rule of Law in the … Continue reading

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The Battle of Athens, Tennessee 1946… (Gunny G: Most Americans Have Never Heard of This One!)

The Battle of Athens, Tennessee 1946   YouTube ^ | 12/31/2012 | History   Posted on Monday, December 31, 2012 9:36:54 AM by Bloody Sam Roberts               The Battle of Athens was an armed … Continue reading

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The Battle of Athens: Restoring the Rule of Law…..

The Battle of Athens was an armed rebellion led by WWII veterans and citizens in Athens and Etowah, Tennessee, United States, against the tyrannical local government in August 1946.    

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GUNNY G: “GENUINE” DEMOCRACY VS. REPUBLIC: ANOTHER VALID VIEW…

GUNNY G: DEMOCRACY VS.  REPUBLIC: ANOTHER VALID VIEW… The Ruling Faction of America’s Revolutionaries was thoroughly Anti-Democratic. …..For Americans, there is still one more conceptual barrier to acceptance of genuine democracy. Some founding fathers were genuine democrats, but the winning … Continue reading

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