Guest Blog: Repeal the AUMF

The Authorization for Use of Military Force was signed in September 2001 as a response to the 9/11 attack. Unfortunately, the road to hell is paved with good intentions, and the AUMF has morphed into a no-holds-barred sanction for military action anytime, anywhere, any place. Justin Pavoni writes an excellent article on the folly and far-reaching…

Dismantling the Oath of Office

Every commissioned officer in the US military has taken an oath as a condition of military service. But what does this mean?  The text of the oath is very specific, but what about its practical application?  What are the implications if those who take the oath are asked to violate its principles?  These are incredibly important considerations, and…

Are You Really Free? DHS Edition

This article was posted last week on the Ron Paul Institute for Peace & Prosperity website.  John Whitehead writes an excellent article regarding the Department of Homeland Security, and the implications of its far-reaching, rights-violating, Orwellian growth.  It’s far too important to summarize, so I thought it best just to share the link.