Patrick Henry – Shall Liberty or Empire Be Sought?

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Shall Liberty or Empire be Sought? by Patrick Henry, 1788 ~ [From a speech made on June 5, 1788, in the Virginia Convention, called to ratify the Constitution of the United States.] ~ THIS, sir, is the language of democracy–that a majority of the community have a right to alter […]

Lysander Spooner – No Treason

NO TREASON. _____________ No. 1. _____________ BY LYSANDER SPOONER _____________ BOSTON:  PUBLISHED BY THE AUTHOR,  No. 14 Bromfield Street.  1867.   ______________________________________________ Entered according to Act of congress, in the year 1867, By LYSANDER SPOONER, in the Clerk’s office of the District Court of the United States, for the District […]

Lysander Spooner – Natural Law

~ Natural  Law by Lysander Spooner ~ Part One Chapter 1 The Science of Justice Section I The science of mine and thine—the science of justice—is the science of all human rights; of all a man’s rights of person and property; of all his rights to life, liberty, and the […]

Herbert Spencer – The Right To Ignore The State

The Right To Ignore The State Herbert Spencer ~ From here on July 18, 2007: http://www.constitution.org/hs/ignore_state.htm       The Right to Ignore the State by Herbert Spencer (1820-1903) Herbert Spencer was an incredible prophet and a magnificent defender of laissez-faire. Among his numerous works is The Man Versus The […]

Constitution for the united States of America

“When the last dutiful and humble petition from Congress received no other Answer than declaring us Rebels, and out of the King’s protection, I from that Moment look’d forward to a Revolution and Independence, as the only means of Salvation, and will risqué the last Penny of my Fortune, and […]