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Big Government Lovers on Both Sides

By Mark Boyle / October 9, 2019

A lot of people believe that when it comes to the size and scope of government, republicans are “better” or just “less bad” than their democrat counterparts. They talk the talk, about limiting government, and even the Constitution. But the evidence keeps coming in showing that at best, this is just about rhetoric. This time,…

California vs DC on Federal Lands: They’re Both Wrong under the Constitution

By Mark Boyle / October 7, 2019

When Barack Obama was president, anytime you’d make the constitutional case against feds owning massive amounts of land, liberals would attack you as racist, backwards, neoconfederate – or something. And now it’s coming back to bite them. Last Friday, Donald Trump announced the latest federal plans regarding over 700,000 acres in California. Don’t be surprised,…

Bump Stocks: Will the People Nullify the Ban?

By Mark Boyle / October 7, 2019

When the ATF published the final rule banning bump stocks in Dec. 2018, estimates showed there were as many as 500,000 in existence. Now, after a freedom of information act filed by the Washington Times, we have the first details of how many have been turned in to the feds. And it doesn’t look good…

Forgotten Founder: James Iredell

By Mark Boyle / October 4, 2019

While most people think of just a small group of people as “The Founders,” there are many others who were incredibly important and influential. In this episode, learn about one of them, James Iredell. Born October 5, 1751 – Iredell rose to prominence at just 23 years old, was a leading thinker on issues like…

The 9th Amendment: Partner to the 10th

By Mark Boyle / October 2, 2019

Few parts of the Constitution have been so misunderstood as the Ninth Amendment in the Bill of Rights. With its 21 words the 9th Amendment reads; “The enumeration in the Constitution, of certain rights, shall not be construed to deny or disparage others retained by the people.” Learn about two primary models or theories of…

4 Ways “Conservative” Groups are Awful on the Constitution and liberty

By Mark Boyle / September 27, 2019

What can we learn from a single email sent by a respected conservative organization that’s been around for more than 30 years? Quite a lot, actually. Path to Liberty, Fast Friday Edition: September 27, 2019 JOIN TAC: Show Archives: Subscribe and Review on iTunes:

Impeachment: Intro to “high Crimes and Misdemeanors”

By Mark Boyle / September 25, 2019

The Constitution states “The President, Vice President and all civil Officers of the United States, shall be removed from Office on Impeachment for, and Conviction of, Treason, Bribery, or other high Crimes and Misdemeanors.” It is clear officers can be impeached and removed for major crimes, but what is a “high . . . Misdemeanor?”…

Chipping Away: Will it be Big Brother or Liberty?

By Mark Boyle / September 23, 2019

George Orwell’s Big Brother would drool over the all-encompassing surveillance system quietly under construction in the United States. While you probably won’t find many people saying they actually WANT to live in a 1984 world, a lot of people who oppose it are supporting the steps to build it. Path to Liberty: September 23, 2019…

George Washington’s Farewell: Cultivate Peace, Cherish Public Credit

By Mark Boyle / September 19, 2019

In his Farewell Address, George Washington said we should “cultivate peace” to avoid the dangers of massive national debt Most people think of a big army, navy and airforce as the key elements of “national defense,” but George Washington also included the government’s ability to borrow money. In his farewell address, he called it “a…

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