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Debunking the “One Nation” Myth: Thoughts from Maharry Head

By: Mike Maharrey Most Americans think July 4, 1776, birthed a “nation.” It didn’t. It actually birthed 13 independent nations that soon formed a union. The notion that Independence Day ...

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The Declaration of Independence Birthed 13 Sovereign Nations

By: Mike Maharrey On July 4, people all across these United States of America will shoot off fireworks, grill meat and march in patriotic parades to celebrate the “birth of ...

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Totally Dissolved: The Lee Resolution and the Declaration of Independence

By: Dave Benner Today in history, on July 2, 1776, the Second Continental Congress passed the Richard Henry Lee resolution, which called for ties between Great Britain and the American ...

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How do we protect our rights?

by James D. Best We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among ...

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The Relationship Between the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution

Rob Natelson This article originally appeared on the Independence Institute website. I’m sometimes asked about the relationship between the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution. Their connection is not difficult ...

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The Un-American Education System in America

by Jake MacAulay Have you ever asked the question “Just what makes you an American?” I believe it is ascribing to the doctrine of what the U.S. Code calls the ...

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Birthright Citizenship and Dual Citizenship: Harbingers of Administrative Tyranny

Edward J. Erler Birthright Citizenship—the policy whereby the children of illegal aliens born within the geographical limits of the United States are entitled to American citizenship—is a great magnet for ...

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Bringing Natural Law to the Nations by Samuel Gregg

During periods of resurgent national feeling, it’s common for enthusiasts of liberal international order and human rights activists to begin emphasizing the importance of international law and the way they ...

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Jefferson, Locke, and the Declaration of Independence

An interesting article about Natural Law and the original meaning of the critical words in our Declaration <Click Here>  

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Four Truths

I have always contended that the Founder's said a lot with very few words. What they said is sometimes overlooked by the average reader, including myself. Here are the first ...

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