Civil Rights

Constitutional issues.

Thought Police Arrive in Free World

It’s long been said they can’t arrest you for your thoughts.  That’s no longer true in the United Kingdom.  Today, CBS This Morning aired a five minute segment about how the United Kingdom has found to deal with “extremists” or…

Police Violence and Steroid Abuse

Editor’s note:  I wrote this article six weeks ago and then just let it sit.  I had to think about it and what it means.  It was necessary to be certain there was no “knee jerk” reaction.  If you don’t…

1974, Drones, and other Topics

There’s been a lot of discussion about drones and other methods of surveillance of the American people.  The problem started when it was made public that satellites produced images of auto license plates and women on the beach and nothing…

Offended? Who Isn’t?

Some where along the line many people lost sight of the fact that everyone has the right to have and express an opinion in a civil manner.  I think it started some where near the 1960’s.  At least that is…

The Constitution and Gun Control

Gun control has been a “hot topic” for as long as I can remember.  IF ONLY it were just one area the government is trying to take away our rights.  Every where you look you see infringements on citizens rights.…

Selfishness and Preparedness: An Article by J. Vanne

Selfishness and Preparedness by J. Vanne Recently, a small firestorm was ignited by Valerie Lucus-McEwen, a government Emergency Management employee, who had the temerity to accuse preparedness types of “selfishness.” While your immediate reaction may be – as mine certainly…