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Amash, King Represent GOP’s Competing Views on Congressional Approval

By: Matt McBride American children, if they have teachers who teach the real Constitution and not government propaganda, grow up learning that congressional approval is necessary for the United States to declare war and to appropriate funds to [...]

Two Steps Forward, One Step Back

By: Wesley Long Advocates of rational foreign policy celebrated legislative victories earlier this week with the passage, in the House of Representatives, of amendments limiting potential U.S. military involvement in Syria and Egypt.  As [...]

Distractions, Distractions Everywhere

By Luke Marrazzo In the modern world, one has infinitely more access to current events and news than ever before, yet it is not unreasonable to suggest that the public is just as ill-informed and just as easily distracted as they were 50 years [...]

Inept Government? No Surprises There.

By Luke Marrazzo The federal government is a corrupt, bureaucratic mess. This is an indisputable fact. Just from what makes the news, we know the federal government will be incapable of verifying whether someone qualifies for the “health [...]

Drinking Beer: America’s Taxing Pastime

By: Jessie Markell In America, beer seems to go hand in hand with baseball games, barbecues, 4th of July celebrations, hanging out with friends, and, in general, as a great way to unwind after a long day’s work. The old adage, “Beer is [...]

A Foreign Policy of Power

By Luke Marrazzo America was a country of strong national defense when we pursued the Jeffersonian policy of “peaceful relations with all, entangling alliances with none.”  Today’s policy of hyper-intervention, by contrast, fosters [...]

NDAA Indefinite Detention Upheld by Appeals Court

By: Wesley Long On Wednesday of last week, in a case before the United States Court of Appeals, the controversial section 1021 of the NDAA bill for FY2012 was upheld.  In their ruling, the court stated that the U.S. citizens suing the [...]

Fiction, not a Tyrants Handbook

By Luke Marrazzo George Orwell is rolling in his grave. Today, many Americans have lost all concept of freedom; instead seeming to believe our freedom comes from the government and thus can be taken away by the government. This fundamental [...]

What Do We Have to Celebrate?

By Luke Marrazzo Last Thursday, we all celebrated Independence Day because in America we are and will always be free, right? Yet when one looks at the laws and policies in place now, it almost appears that the only unadulterated freedom we [...]

Bipartisan Condemnation for, and Action Against, NSA Snooping:

By: Wesley Long All 535 members of the Senate and House of Representatives have taken this oath: “I, (name), do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign and [...]