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The cause to never mix nature and government

The cause to never mix nature and government

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by Ed Lewis “If people let the government decide what foods they eat and what medicines they take, their bodies will soon be in as sorry a state as the souls of those who live under tyranny.” – Thomas Jefferson INTRODUCTION God’s gift to we people includes natural substances to…

The TRUTH shall set you free

The TRUTH shall set you free

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by Ed Lewis   I don’t know who originally made this statement, or when it was made. Nor do I know the reason it was made. What I do know, though, is that the truth must prevail in our dealings with other people. A reader once asked what truth I…

Truth – or Consequences – the choice we face

Truth – or Consequences – the choice we face

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by Ed Lewis   My allegiance is not to the United States Government – my allegiance is to these united States and the sovereign people. We Americans face the destruction of our society not because of the bin Laden’s of the world – who may themselves be pawns in world…

An act of war – part II: The forgotten principle

An act of war – part II: The forgotten principle

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by Ed Lewis   “Whenever legislators endeavor to take away and destroy the property of the people, or to reduce them to slavery under arbitrary power, they put themselves into a state of war with the people, who are thereupon absolved from any further obedience.” -John Locke, 1690 As one…

A plea

A plea

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by Ed Lewis   “You have the rights antecedent to all earthly governments; rights that cannot be repealed or restrained by human laws; rights derived from the Great Legislator of the Universe.” – President John Adams We should understand and heed these words.   But, alas, we have not and…

A human life

A human life

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by Ed Lewis “It is good that war is so terrible or men would grow to like it too much.” – Robert E. Lee Just what is a human life worth?   If we look at it objectively, it is worth whatever it cost to take it.   Presuming that…

Forget left/right, conservative/liberal, Democrat/Republican – THINK AMERICAN

Forget left/right, conservative/liberal, Democrat/Republican – THINK AMERICAN

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by Ed Lewis   People get so hung up on labels that it is distracting and non-functional. After all, what was once liberal is now conservative and what was conservative is now liberal. And being left or right depends on one’s location on a continuum – as subjective a label…

State of the Union, January 2, 2010 A.D.

State of the Union, January 2, 2010 A.D.

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by Ed Lewis Well, another year has gone by.   And we – the American people – are still killing innocent people in Iraq, Afghanistan, and who knows how many other lands, lands made up of people that have done us absolutely NO harm. Most of these countries have no…

Official Immunity – Fact – – – or just a great big crock?

Official Immunity – Fact – - – or just a great big crock?

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by Ed Lewis “If a nation expects to be ignorant and free… it expects what never was and never will be.” – Thomas Jefferson It is obvious from the title that one readily recognizes which of the above this man believes. So, the question is – is this man right…

When truth no longer matters

When truth no longer matters

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by Ed Lewis Truth is the best defense, or so people think.   It is said – and are accepted Maxims – that the truth sets you free and that the truth will always out.   And, then there is another truism, that a lie may only be defended with…
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