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State Bans Guns That Hold More Than 10 Rounds, Citizens Told To Surrender Them Or Become Criminals

Civil Rights |  | BY RACHEL BLEVINS,  THE FREE THOUGHT PROJECT |  (Support Free Thought) – The state of New Jersey, which is known for its strict gun laws, has tightened regulations with new legislation that gives citizens 180 days to surrender all firearms and magazines that hold more than 10 rounds —and if they are caught with the newly ...Read More »

The Department Of Homeland Security Plans To Compile A List Of All Bloggers, Journalists And “Social Media Influencers”

Civil Rights |  | Many were hoping that once Barack Obama was out of office we would see less of this Big Brother surveillance nonsense, but instead it seems to be getting even worse.  In fact, the Department of Homeland Security has just announced that it intends to compile a comprehensive list of hundreds of thousands of “journalists, editors, ...Read More »

DHS Moving to Police Journalists, Bloggers, ‘Media Influencers’

Civil Rights |  | BY Chuck Frank, PPJ Gazette |  Journalists are now on the chopping block as the Feds and Homeland Security are planning to make lists and spy on websites, news outlets, articles, blogs and whistleblower sites.  Not in America? Yes, in America,, the land of the First Amendment and free expression. Essentially, this “Big Brother” agenda is ...Read More »

We’re All Trespassers Now in the Face of the Government’s Land Grabs

Civil Rights |  | BY JOHN W. WHITEHEAD, THE RUTHERFORD INSTITUTE |  “No power on earth has a right to take our property from us without our consent.” — John Jay, first Chief Justice of the United States We have no real property rights. Think about it. That house you live in, the car you drive, the small (or not ...Read More »

Disarmed Countries - What Do they Look Like? (VIDEO)

Civil Rights |  | “So it came to pass in the day of battle, that there was neither sword nor spear found in the hand of any of the people that were with Saul and Jonathan.” (1 Samuel 13:22) Just recently, while taking care of business, I walked into a craft store where a woman was working. At first, I was ...Read More »

Victory: Virginia Supreme Court Delivers Blow to Police Use of License Plate Reader Technology to Track Drivers, Surveil Citizens

Civil Rights |  | By The Rutherford Institute |  RICHMOND, Va. — The Virginia Supreme Court has delivered a blow to the police’s use of Automated License Plate Readers (ALPRs) to surveil citizens and track drivers’ movements. The Rutherford Institute filed an amicus brief in Neal v. Fairfax County Police Department challenging the police practice of collecting and storing ALPR data ...Read More »

Reality Check: Are Gun Confiscation Laws Trampling Your Civil Liberties? (VIDEO)

Civil Rights |  | By Ben Swann, Truth in Media |  A candidate for sheriff in North Carolina has said he would confiscate guns in his county by taking them from the “cold, dead hands” of the people he is supposed to protect. Now, he says he was only joking. Joking or not, the attitude of gun confiscation is ...Read More »

The Slippery Slope to a Constitution-Free America

Civil Rights |  |   By John W. Whitehead, The Rutherford Institute | “Those who would give up essential Liberty, to purchase a little temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety.”—Benjamin Franklin The ease with which Americans are prepared to welcome boots on the ground, regional lockdowns, routine invasions of their privacy, and the dismantling of every constitutional right ...Read More »

American Town Moves to Confiscate 'Assault Weapons', Fine Violators up to $1,000 Per Day

Civil Rights |  | A village in Illinois has declared a ban on “assault weapons,” and has given gun owners 60 days to turn them all in. After June 13, residents of the Village of Deerfield have 60 days to sell, render inoperable or turn their “assault weapons” over to local police. “Any person who is found to have ...Read More »

Reality Check: The True Meaning of the Second Amendment (VIDEO)

Civil Rights |  | By Ben Swann, Truth in Media |  It may be the most controversial, the most contentious right we have as Americans: the right to keep and bear arms. The root of that contention is in the often misunderstood intention of the founders and framers. So what is the Second Amendment really about? This is a ...Read More »

Invoking Your Rights At Police Checkpoints (VIDEO)

Civil Rights |  | A majority of our society essentially walks around without knowing or actively exercising their rights. In fact, some do not even know what their rights are or why they are so important. Moreover, they would rather wave their freedoms afforded in this country at the first signs of a problem. One example of this is during a manhunt for ...Read More »

Betrayal: How the REPUBLICANS Are Gutting the Second Amendment

Civil Rights |  | Everyone likes to blame the Democrats for gun control, but here’s a news flash: those of us who fervently believe in the Second Amendment are actually being betrayed by members of the Republican party who are in Congress right now. The budget bill on the table right now would gut the right to bear arms ...Read More »

How “Offended” and “Emotionally Shaken” Lawmakers Responded to This Viral Gun Speech by Nick Freitas (VIDEO)

Civil Rights |  | You may not have ever heard of Nick Freitas before, but I have a feeling we’ll all be hearing a lot about him soon. At first glance, this may seem very political, very Republican vs. Democrat. But it’s not. It’s about logic versus emotion. It’s about an eloquent defense of the Second Amendment and the ...Read More »

Landslide Victory: Strongest Anti-NDAA Bill Passes Out of the Idaho House of Representatives

Civil Rights |  |   By Jason Casella, Panda Unite |  In a Landslide Victory, the Restoring Constitutional Governance Act, H473 passed out of the Idaho House of Representatives on Monday, 2/26/2018 with a final vote of 63-4-3.  This legislation is the strongest in the nation as it explicitly prohibits the laws of war from being used on non-soldiers in Idaho, and Idaho ...Read More »

Gun Rights And Mental Health Restrictions: A Slippery Slope

Civil Rights |  | (Alt-Market) In the wake of the Parkland shooting, as in the wake of any mass shooting, there has been a scramble by various political groups to place blame for the violence. Everyone is looking for the source of the evil that causes these events, to little avail. In most cases, at least when it comes ...Read More »

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