police state

Cop: I Don't Have To Follow Constitution Because Obama Doesn't

Joe Newby, Examiner.com

In a shocking video posted Wed., a New Jersey police officer is seen telling animal rights activist Steve Wronko that since Barack Obama doesn't follow the Constitution, he doesn't have to either.

What I Don’t Like About Life in the American Police State

John W. Whitehead, Rutherford Institute

"America has long ceased to be a sanctuary for freedom. I don’t like being treated as if my only value to the government is as a source of labor and funds. I don’t like gov't officials who lobby for my vote only to ignore me once elected.

Legal Open-Carry Case Sparks Fed. Lawsuit

Jason Howerton, The Blaze

In Michigan, it is legal to openly carry a handgun. However, when a Grand Rapids cop responded to a call about a man doing exactly that, he drew his weapon and ordered the man to the ground, insinuating the man was a "nut."

48 Alarming Facts That Tell Us America Has Become a Gigantic Prison: Facts 37 to 48

In the fourth and final part his series on the Obama surveillance state, writer Ben Hart details the final 11 of the 48 facts he has compiled to support his contention that America has become a gigantic prison. Hart describes the “soft tyranny” of the Obama security and surveillance state and how the Obama administration is colluding with some of the world’s largest corporations and using the power of the federal government's IRS and other agencies to develop most sophisticated mass-control tools ever devised — that become more sophisticated every day. Of course, a “soft tyranny” can quickly become a hard tyranny . . . and usually does.

48 Alarming Facts That Tell Us America Has Become a Gigantic Prison: Facts 23 to 36

The Posse Comitatus Act of 1878  forbids the use of military force against American citizens. But the police in America today have become increasingly militarized, equipped now with “shock and awe” military-style weapons. The FBI admits to using drones over America and in 2010 the Department of Homeland Security announced that it plans to use armed drones inside America’s borders to "immobilize" Targets of Interest. 

Levin: The Constitution’s Churchill

Jeffrey Lord, American Spectator

IRS, NSA, Obamacare, auto black boxes vindicate the author of back-to-Constitution basics.