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America's Future 2020

Still the Land of the Free? Maybe Not.

Before coronavirus and widespread rioting filled the headlines, there was the controversy over undocumented immigration and sanctuary cities.  Advocates of open borders were using the Statue of Liberty and the words inscribed in her base to defend their argument.

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FB Doodlings – Treehugger wants to make the Dodge Durango Hellcat illegal – Part 2

Another view into the mind of an eco-Socialist on Freedom with a full showing of how they would restrict your Freedom but still call it good. Freedom, the word and the ideal, is being turned onto its head – YOUR Freedom is always dependent from MY viewpoint and my feelings of how it is offending. …

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Constitutional Convention

Independence Day – Observed

We just passed July 4th, what most people the world over consider American Independence Day. (That’s independence from the British Crown, for those currently in public school.)

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Notable Quote – from Regina Barnes

Quote of the weekend, thanks to a dear friend for sharing some #wordtruth “If you cancel your 4th of July plans because the government is forcing you to, then you are missing the whole point of Independence Day“ –Regina Barnes (candidate, NH State Senate District 24)

Notable Quote – George Will, Prof. Don Boudreaux

Can a federal government that acknowledges no limits to its scope, and that responds promiscuously to the multiplying appetites of proliferating factions, make choices that serve the society’s long-term interests? The answer, based on the avalanche of evidence from current governance, is an emphatic “no.” The evidence is in the rise of the administrative state …

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