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The Obama Administration vs. The Constitution

Ronald J. Pestritto, Assistant Professor of Politics at Hillsdale College, delivers this fascinating, informative, and (sadly) funny speech as part of the “First Principles on First Fridays” lecture series, May 26, 2011. The series was sponsored by Hillsdale College’s Allan P. Kirby, Jr. Center for Constitutional Studies and Citizenship in Washington, D.C. Continue reading

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Judge Napolitano: A Nation of Sheep

Judge Andrew P. Napolitano on Reason TV, October 27, 2007, Washington, D.C. Continue reading

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FDR, Lincoln — and a Disturbing Supposition Regarding Barack Obama

Here’s a new dominant social theme: US presidents are good and they ought to be in movies. Of course, it helps if you are a socialist leader and make maximum use of the awesome power of Leviathan. The two presidents currently being lionized – surprise, surprise – are Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Abraham Lincoln. Continue reading

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The Honorable Louis Thomas McFadden

“It was a carefully contrived occurrence. International bankers sought to bring about a condition of despair, so that they might emerge the rulers of us all.”

— Representative Louis McFadden of Pennsylvania’s 15th District, speaking of the 1929 Stock Market Crash. Continue reading

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