In Saudi Arabia, the Mutaween are 3,500 public officials and thousands of volunteers who work for the Committee for the Promotion of Virtue and the Prevention of Vice. They are responsible for enforcing strict religious laws. Among the many laws are those that require all women to wear head scarves and black gowns when in
Every veteran who has ever sworn allegiance to the Constitution, and especially those who have fallen in our defense, have been betrayed. Our government surrendered to fear, and all of our collective sacrifices have been in vain. Our rule of law was killed by the passage and signing of the NDAA for 2012. The domestic terrorists that hate our freedoms have finally won.
by Walter Brasch With less than a week before the election, Marshbaum has been campaigning furiously. “A chicken in every pot! Natural gas drilling will save the universe. Free health care for everyone!” “Marshbaum!” I commanded, “you can’t make those kinds of promises.” “You’re right. I don’t want to offend the
Article I, Section 8 of the US Constitution states Congress has the power to declare war and makes rules about captures on land and on water. Congress also makes rules for the government and regulation of our land and naval forces. The US Congress decides. The President is denied the power to make
Noon on March 19, 2011 proved to be cold and windy in Salt Lake City, which is not at all unusual for March in any city in the Rockies. A coalition of peace activists joined in the National Day of Action for a march around Washington Square, the home of the Salt Lake City/County building
There has been a great deal of hair-pulling (not at all unjustified) about the Citizens United ruling. I believe our ultimate goal is to remove “personhood” from the list of attributes we use to describe groups organized around their desire for profit while receiving limited liability for responsibility for the crimes intentionally committed for said
Bottom Line Up Front: We are organizing a nationwide Strike Against Corporate Personhood for the weekend of Constitution Day, 2011. This will be a three-day event, September16-18, since Constitution Day falls on Saturday this year.