Patrick Henry: Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death!

As posted at Following the Boston Tea Party, Dec. 16, 1773, in which American colonists dumped 342 containers of tea into the Boston harbor, the British Parliament enacted a series of Acts in response to the rebellion in Massachusetts. In May of 1774, General Thomas Gage, commander of all British military forces in the colonies, […]

Washington’s Farewell Address 1796

George Washington 1796 Yale Law School Friends and Citizens: The period for a new election of a citizen to administer the executive government of the United States being not far distant, and the time actually arrived when your thoughts must be employed in designating the person who is to be clothed with that important trust, […]

Andrew Jackson’s Veto of the Second Bank of the United States

Veto Message to the Senate WASHINGTON, July 10, 1832 As posted at Yale Law School To the Senate: The bill “to modify and continue” the act entitled “An act to incorporate the subscribers to the Bank of the United States” was presented to me on the 4th July instant. Having considered it with that solemn regard […]

Congressman McFadden on the Federal Reserve Corporation (Remarks in Congress, 1934)

On May 23, 1933, Congressman, Louis T. McFadden, brought formal charges against the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve Bank system, The Comptroller of the Currency and the Secretary of United States Treasury for numerous criminal acts, including but not limited to, CONSPIRACY, FRAUD, UNLAWFUL CONVERSION, AND TREASON. The petition for Articles of Impeachment […]

Ron Paul: “In the Name of Patriotism” (Who are the Patriots?)

HON. RON PAUL OF TEXAS Before the U.S. House of Representatives† May 22, 2007 As posted at Ron Paul’s Speeches and Statements For some, patriotism is “the last refuge of a scoundrel.” For others, it means dissent against a government’s abuse of the people’s rights. I have never met a politician in Washington, or any […]

President Ahmadinejad’s Message to American People

IRNA – Islamic Republic News Agency Tehran, Nov 29, IRNA Ahmadinejad-US Nation-Message In the name of God, the Compassionate, the Merciful “O, Almighty God, bestow upon humanity the perfect human being promised to all by You, and make us among his followers.” Noble Americans! Were we not faced with the activities of the US administration […]

New World Order Warning to Congress circa 1945

The following prophetic speech delivered to the United States Senate (in the hope of stopping the adoption of the United Nations Charter) was published in the Congressional Record, recording the testimony of Mrs. Catherine P. Baldwin who pleaded with the Senators to reject adoption of the United Nations Charter, and to realize that acceptance of […]

The Great Conspiracy to Destroy the United States

Excellent speech by Congressman Usher L. Burdick, N.D., printed in the Congressional Record of April 28, 1954 relating to United States membership in the United Nations and the dangers to U.S. Sovereignty. One excerpt follows: “…Who were the principal movers at San Francisco for this United Nations Charter? Who wrote the charter, and who had […]

Why Are Americans So Angry?

by Hon. Ron Paul of Texas Before the U.S. House of Representatives June 29, 2006 As posted at Ron Paul’s Website I have been involved in politics for over 30 years and have never seen the American people so angry. It’s not unusual to sense a modest amount of outrage, but it seems the anger […]

George Mason: Objections to This Constitution of Government

In the 1780s, George Mason, a state leader in Virginia, opposed the Constitution and worked against its adoption by writing his own pamphlets. He was concerned that too much power would be concentrated in the new federal government and that individual rights would not be protected. As you read note Mason’s remark, “In the House of […]

The End of Dollar Hegemony

In a rousing and provocative speech before the House, Rep. Ron Paul (R-Texas) took the US government to the woodshed for decades of economic destruction both foreign and domestic by continiously printing and ‘enforcing’ the use of a debased fiat dollar by a military industrial complex. Paul patriotically echoes and connects the modern dots found […]

President Dwight D. Eisenhower’s Farewell Speech

“…In a speech of less than 10 minutes, on January 17, 1961, President Dwight Eisenhower delivered his political farewell to the American people on national television from the Oval Office of the White House. Those who expected the military leader and hero of World War II to depart his Presidency with a nostalgic, “old soldier” […]

Washington’s Farewell Address

There are two themes from the speech which are particularly important. He urges Americans to unite for the good of the whole country. Two political factions that developed into political parties in the early 1790s were the Federalists, and the Democratic-Republicans. The Federalists backed Secretary of the Treasury Alexander Hamilton’s plan for a central bank […]

Senator Henry Cabot Lodge, Sr. Against the League of Nations

Henry Cabot Lodge (May 12, 1850 – November 9, 1924), was a Republican statesman and noted historian. As chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee (NOT the Council on Foreign Relations which I suspect was cleverly named to sound similar) he led the successful fight against American participation in the League of Nations proposed by […]

Heil Hitler! It Has Begun

Devvy Kidd is a contributing writer for and always has something to say that most of us can stand to hear. In light of recent events in Miami, and the ID refusing Deborah Davis and the growing militarization of the police–this article should bring one’s current level of just how dire a situation we […]

The Armed Defense of Liberty

Former Reagan administration official Alan Keyes was U.S. ambassador to the United Nations Social and Economic Council and a 2000 Republican presidential candidate. Be sure to visit Alan Keyes’ communications center for founding principles, The Declaration Foundation. (As posted at

The Bankruptcy of The United States

When a senator, congressman or any government employee, starts publicy announcing the truth, you can bet it will only be a matter of time before they will be discredited. Rep. James Traficant, Jr. (Ohio) was a Representative in the United States Congress from Ohio from 1985 to 2002 where he delivered the following speech, “The […]

General Thanksgiving

This historic proclamation was issued by George Washington during his first year as President. It sets aside Thursday, November 26 as “A Day of Publick Thanksgiving anf Prayer.” Signed by Washington on October 3, 1789 and entitled “General Thanksgiving,” the decree appointed the day “to be observed by acknowledging with grateful hearts the many and […]

Duty, Honor, Country

General Douglas MacArthur served in the U.S. Army most of his life, taking part in three major wars (World War I, World War II, Korean War) and rising to the rank of General of the Army, one of only five people to hold that rank in U.S. history. MacArthur remains one of the most controversial […]