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    When did the Bill of Rights become a Bad Joke?

    Source: New Eastern Outlook July 18, 2018 Jeffrey Silverman “Land of the Free and Home of the Brave” … we have all heard the words. Unfortunately, as I just discovered, they don´t mean anything anymore. Once upon a time there was a First Amendment to the Constitution of the United States, the one about Freedom of Speech. Then there came the Fourth, which deals with being secure in your home and your papers. But when it comes to the bigger picture of things, neither apply anymore, at least in my case. The Fourth Amendment is not just an idea. It states in black and white: “The right of the people…

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    Don’t Just Give Thanks. Pay It Forward One Act of Kindness at a Time

    Source: The Rutherford Institute November 20, 2017 John W. Whitehead “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.”—John F. Kennedy It’s been a hard, heart-wrenching, stomach-churning kind of year filled with violence and ill will. It’s been a year of hotheads and blowhards and killing sprees and bloodshed and takedowns. It’s been a year in which tyranny took a step forward and freedom got knocked down a few notches. It’s been a year with an abundance of bad news and a shortage of good news. It’s been a year of too much hate and too…