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Coalition of Patriot Groups Unite to Oppose NDAA
FBI purging training materials of truth about Islam
*2/13/2012' The Third Jihad'       Watch the film:
*2/13/2012 Watch the video in the link below. Our schools are teaching our enemies talking points, and we are paying for it!

Fact: Shariah is a threat to the American  Bill of Rights and our Constitutional Republic. Oath breaking public officials are destroying America..

*2/12/2012 Police looking for Redding man they say shot at another man today: Redding police are looking for a Redding man who allegedly fired shots at, but missed, an Anderson man who was helping his friend move this afternoon.

*2/12/2012 UPDATED: Cottonwood man tried to kill paramedics by crashing into ambulance, police say

*2/9/2012 Redding rape suspect arrested Updated February 9, 2012 at 2:39 p.m.
*2/9/2012 Homeland Security is monitoring the web for anti-government sentiment and signs of social unrest
*2/8/2012 RESOLUTION OF THE SHERIFF Against NDAA 2012  

*2/8/2012 States prepare brakes on citizen-detention option 'It's going to take We the People to stand up and say, No!'

*Soros- Occupy Movement to Turn Violent and Warns of US Financial Collapse  
*1-20-2012 H. Obama

*1-15-2012 Single state defies Obama detention plan New law is ‘repugnant to sensibilities’ of founding principles 

*Sheriffs Standing with the People against the Feds
Westers sheriffs standing against the FEDS

Larry Pratt
*NDAA Quote from article: "where is the first State Governor, Lieutenant Governor, or Attorney General to say, "Not in my State!"? Where are the county sheriffs to say, "Not in my county!"?"  
*Obama signs act to allow detention of U.S. citizens Law empowers military to indefinitely detain terror suspects
12/25/2011Oath Keepers Launches National Effort to Recall and/or Remove Members of Congress Who Voted for NDAA Military Detention. Merry Christmas, U.S. Congress!
*12/23/2011 Congress To Fund Massive Expansion Of TSA Checkpoints
*12/2011TSA - violating American Bill of Rights - Is your highway next?
*Oath Keeping at the Fall of the Berlin Wall – Video East German Army Officer (and now American Oath Keeper!) Tells How the East German Military Refused Unlawful Orders to Crush Protests, Stood Down, and Led to the Fall of the Berlin Wall. ...
*Fed Interest in Food Storage Facility Connected to FEMA Executive Order 10999
*Army Posts Job for “Internment Specialist” Following KBR Call for FEMA Camp Subcontractors       “Project Overview and Anticipated Project Requirements,”
*December 8th, 2011 Oath Keepers Receive Tip of National Guard Unit Stand-Down, Refusing to Answer Questionnaire Asking if They Would Use Lethal Force Against the American People
Stewart Rhodes Interview – Senate Detention Bill is Pure Treason – Declares War on American People
***Stewart Rhodes Interview – Senate Detention Bill is Pure Treason – Declares War on American People Guest Stewart Rhodes, founder of Oath Keepers, joins Alex to discuss the implications of indefinite detention and torture for American citizens under the looming National Defense Authorization Act.

*December 8th, 2011Oath Keepers Alert: Federal Agents Demand Customer Lists From Mormon Food Storage Facility (Tennessee)
*Exclusive: Government Activating FEMA Camps Across U.S.
*Tennessee Conducts Door to Door Preparedness Checks
*12/2011 Terrorist Congress Declares War on American People (video)
*Tennessee Joins TSA In Creating Random Check Points
*Oath-Keeper Stewart Rhodes on the Rise of Authoritarianism and How US Law Enforcement Can Take a Stand for Freedom (an article from 2010 but worth reading)

A MUST READ: Revitalizing the “Militia of the several States”  parts  123

Lexington Green, April 19, 2009 
Militia of the several States is crucial Edwin Vieira

Tenth Amendment Center

*Katrina and gun confiscation - watch the videos - who is following their oath to support and defend the U.S. Constitution? What will your public officials do under similar circumstances? You need to know. Ask them before you vote.

Historical Documentation and Resources

2nd Amendment: "A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed."

"I ask, sir, what is the militia? It is the whole people, except for a few public officials."
— George Mason, in Debates in Virginia Convention on
Ratification of the Constitution

"The militia, when properly formed, are in fact the people themselves, ... all men capable of bearing arms;..." — "Letters from the Federal Farmer to the Republic", 1788 (either Richard Henry Lee or Melancton Smith).

"Who are the militia? Are they not ourselves? Is it feared, then, that we shall turn our arms each man against his own bosom? Congress shall have no power to disarm the militia. Their swords, and every other terrible implement of the soldier, are the birth-right of an American ... The unlimited power of the sword is not in the hands of either the federal or state governments, but where I trust in God it will ever remain, in the hands of the People."— Tench Coxe, 1788.

Commentaries on the Constitution:

§ 1889. The next amendment is: "A well regulated militia being necessary to the security of a free state, the right of the people to keep and bear arms shall not be infringed."

§ 1890. The importance of this article will scarcely be doubted by any persons, who have duly reflected upon the subject. The militia is the natural defence of a free country against sudden foreign invasions, domestic insurrections, and domestic usurpations of power by rulers. It is against sound policy for a free people to keep up large military establishments and standing armies in time of peace, both from the enormous expenses, with which they are attended, and the facile means, which they afford to ambitious and unprincipled rulers, to subvert the government, or trample upon the rights of the people. The right of the citizens to keep and bear arms has justly been considered, as the palladium of the liberties of a republic; since it offers a strong moral check against the usurpation and arbitrary power of rulers; and will generally, even if these are successful in the first instance, enable the people to resist and triumph over them.2 And yet, though this truth would seem so clear, and the importance of a well regulated militia would seem so undeniable, it cannot be disguised, that among the American people there is a growing indifference to any system of militia discipline, and a strong disposition, from a sense of its burthens, to be rid. (COMMENTARIES ON THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES; WITH A PRELIMINARY REVIEW OF THE CONSTITUTIONAL HISTORY OF THE COLONIES AND STATES, BEFORE THE ADOPTION OF THE CONSTITUTION. BY JOSEPH STORY, LL. D., DANE PROFESSOR OF LAW IN HARVARD UNIVERSITY.)

Senate Report:


Silveira v. Lockyer - Dissent by Kozinski, states in part:

 " ...a core value protected by the Second Amendment for "the people" was "the Right of the people to alter or abolish"48 tyrannical government, as they had done a decade before. ... 

As Blackstone describes the "natural right" of an Englishman to keep and bear arms, the arms are for personal defense as well as resistance to tyranny. The two are not always separable. After the Civil War, southern states began passing "Black Codes," designed to limit the freedom of blacks as much as possible.50 The "Black Codes" often contained restrictions on firearm ownership and possession.51 The codes sometimes made it a crime for whites even to loan guns to blacks.52 A substantial part of the debate in Congress on the Fourteenth Amendment was its necessity to enable blacks to protect themselves from White terrorism and tyranny in the South.53 Private terrorist organizations, such as the Ku Klux Klan, were abetted by southern state governments’ refusal to protect black citizens, and the violence of such groups could only be realistically resisted with private firearms. When the state itself abets organized terrorism, the right of the people to keep and bear arms against a tyrant becomes inseparable from the right to self-defense....

the law establishes with the utmost clarity that the militia is precisely what the panel says it is not, an "amorphous body of the people as a whole."

Among the acts of the crown seen as oppressions to be prevented from ever happening again were the Militia Acts of 1757 through 1763 authorizing British officials "to seize and remove the arms" of colonial militias when they thought it necessary to the peace of the kingdom.69 The American Revolution was triggered when General Gage ordered troops to march from Boston to Lexington and Concord to do just that.70

...The one thing that is absolute is that the Second Amendment guarantees a personal and individual right to keep and bear arms, and prohibits government from disarming the people...."


 Federalist No. 26 ||

The Idea of Restraining the Legislative Authority in Regard to the Common Defense Considered
For the Independent Journal.

Author: Alexander Hamilton

"...Schemes to subvert the liberties of a great community REQUIRE TIME to mature them for execution. An army, so large as seriously to menace those liberties, could only be formed by progressive augmentations; which would suppose, not merely a temporary combination between the legislature and executive, but a continued conspiracy for a series of time. Is it probable that such a combination would exist at all? Is it probable that it would be persevered in, and transmitted along through all the successive variations in a representative body, which biennial elections would naturally produce in both houses? Is it presumable, that every man, the instant he took his seat in the national Senate or House of Representatives, would commence a traitor to his constituents and to his country? Can it be supposed that there would not be found one man, discerning enough to detect so atrocious a conspiracy, or bold or honest enough to apprise his constituents of their danger? If such presumptions can fairly be made, there ought at once to be an end of all delegated authority. The people should resolve to recall all the powers they have heretofore parted with out of their own hands, and to divide themselves into as many States as there are counties, in order that they may be able to manage their own concerns in person. ..." (emphasis added)

Militia Laws for the Colony of New York: In the links listed below are some of the Militia Laws and Broadsides that we have found and transcribed that relate to the formation and regulation of the Militia of the Colony of New York.

The Battle of Bunker Hill - June 17, 1775 

Militia Act 1792

Deacons for Defense (Summer 1964)

The Battle of Athens, Tennessee As Recently As 1946, American Citizens Were Forced To Take Up Arms As A Last Resort Against Corrupt Government Officials.

Pritchard - She Shot the Nazi Officer ... and saved the children.

The Warsaw Ghetto Uprising: April 19, 1943





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