Christopher Maidment, Author at Granite Grok

Christopher Maidment

Conservatarian political activist, board member Hillsborough County Republicans and Get Involved PAC. Amateur Chicken Rancher. Not a free stater, but wish I was (if only I knew about it sooner!)

Definition - Bitch

‘Bitch’ Move: MA Legislator Proposes Jail for bad Word

The Free Speech Police will never give up, and the problematic policies are moving closer to home.  So far this year San Francisco and New York have both adopted policies that infringe on the first amendment, and one Massachusetts Legislator is looking to catch up fast. A bill to ban the word ‘bitch’ from being …

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Animal Owners Gather to Change Pelham Animal Ban

A group named “Restore Pelham Property Rights” hosted an event to boost awareness of their sponsored Citizen’s Petition at the Pelham Saddlery yesterday to protect “Family Farming” in Pelham. The group describes themselves as “a group of concerned citizens dedicated to restoring property rights and our right to family farm in Pelham.  Our goal is …

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Brexit Deal Fails; PM Johnson Forced to Request Extension

Today’s Brexit vote fell short, but it’s not dead yet. British MPs will take up another Brexit vote on Monday provided it follows parliamentary rules, but it won’t pass in time to avoid the requirement in law to request an Article 50 extension for withdrawal from the European Union. Johnson brought forward a new deal …

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UPDATE: Fort Worth Officer Charged With Murder in Killing of Atatiana Jefferson

Updated 10/17/19:In a tweet sent out by Fort Worth Police, the identity of the officer responsible for the death of Atatiana Jefferson was revealed as Aaron Dean.  Dean has been charged with murder in the shooting death of a 28 year old woman who was playing video games with her 8 year old nephew.   Police …

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Brexit Means Exit - Yellow Vest in UK

Brexit Deal Struck

Boris Johnson, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom, tweeted that a Brexit Deal with the European Union has been struck. Parliament will vote on the “great new deal” on Saturday. If the UK Parliament approves the deal, the EU Bloc would have to approve it as well. The British People voted in 2016 to “Brexit” …

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