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  • The Mischiefs of Corruption

    03/09/2020 1:28:19 AM PDT · by Jacquerie · 8 replies
    ArticleVBlog ^ | March 9th 2020 | Rodney Dodsworth
    “All tyrannies,” wrote Algernon Sidney, “had their beginnings from corruption.” He drew most of his illustrations in Discourses Concerning Government from the Roman experience, which, in little over a hundred years, fell from the heights of ancient liberty and virtue into the basest tyranny. The reward for high public service in republican Rome were honors typically bestowed upon victorious generals by a grateful people. Sidney related the Roman’s steadfast attention to the rule of law. Prior acts of selflessness for the public good did not cancel out subsequent crimes against the public good, “and none can be exempted from the...
  • Sharyl Attkisson explains why one FISA warrant on one person can lead to spying on thousands of people

    12/21/2019 5:44:31 AM PST · by george76 · 28 replies
    American Thinker ^ | December 21, 2019 | Thomas Lifson
    The genuine magnitude of the FBI spying on the Trump campaign (or Adam Schiff’s getting ahold of the phone records of journalists and fellow representatives) was far greater than most people realize, reading or hearing about a FISA warrant to spy on Carter Page. Many people naturally presume that an operation to trample on the rights of one man – even an Annapolis graduate who served as a source for the CIA – was bad, but not a major spying operation. After all, Page was not a top-level campaign advisor but an unpaid volunteer. So, what’s the big deal? ......
  • Strzok-Page Texts Were Not Unearthed by .. FBI - Strzok’s Angry and Scorned Wife Turned Him

    11/29/2019 8:27:11 AM PST · by george76 · 68 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | November 29, 2019 | Joe Hoft
    HUGE: Strzok-Page Texts Were Not Unearthed by Sharp FBI Investigative Work – Strzok’s Angry and Scorned Wife Turned Him In After Finding Texts on His Phone! ... the reason corrupt FBI agent Peter Strzok was caught texting his lover in the FBI, Lisa Page, was not due to incredible investigative work. The reason was the oldest explanation in the book – his jealous and scorned wife! We are only now finding out how Peter Strzok got caught texting his mistress Lisa Page at the FBI. He was outed by his wife – ... Sidney Powell summed it up – “There...
  • Penguins' Sidney Crosby gifts new car to local Army veteran

    11/08/2019 8:28:40 PM PST · by xp38 · 32 replies
    espn ^ | Nov. 8 2019 | espn
    Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby delivered an assist that one fan won't soon forget. As a salute to Veterans Day weekend, Crosby decided to give back to his community Friday by gifting a new car to a local Army veteran. Crosby presented the 2019 Honda Passport Elite, which he won for earning MVP honors at last season's NHL All-Star Game in January, to Madeline Malizio, who has served as an Army specialist for the past five years. Malizio, a 28-year-old single mother, was one of 10 veterans who were invited to attend the Penguins' practice and receive a tour of...
  • Algernon Sidney’s Advice for Article V Opponents

    10/21/2019 1:57:34 AM PDT · by Jacquerie · 35 replies
    ArticleVBlog ^ | October 21st 2019 | Rodney Dodsworth
    Our Founders’ textbook to revolution was Algernon Sidney’s Discourses Concerning Government. Alongside John Locke’s Two Treatises of Government, these famous works were refutations of another influential 17th century book, Patriarcha by Sir Robert Filmer. In Patriarcha, Filmer invoked the Bible to defend the English monarchs’ divine right to rule. Among his arguments, he painted dire consequences to the established order if the people ever attempted to limit kingly prerogatives. In the background to these works was the 1649 execution of King Charles I. Monarchists could point to the subsequent short-lived English commonwealth, a volatile republic with a written constitution and...
  • Flynn Hearing Reveals Existence of Bombshell DOJ Memo Exonerating Michael Flynn

    09/10/2019 9:08:29 PM PDT · by george76 · 71 replies
    Sara A. Carter ^ | September 10, 2019 | Sara Carter -
    A bombshell revelation was barely noticed at National Security Advisor Michael Flynn’s hearing Tuesday, when his counsel revealed in court the existence of a Justice Department memo from Jan. 30, 2017 exonerating Flynn of any collusion with Russia. The memo, which has still not been made available to Flynn’s attorney Sidney Powell, is part of a litany of Brady material she is demanding from prosecutors. The memo is currently under protective order and Powell is working with prosecutors to get it disclosed, has learned. U.S. District Court Judge Emmet G. Sullivan presided over the hearing Tuesday and set a...
  • Thtown out of Sidney No Go Zone

    04/11/2019 4:25:36 PM PDT · by ZULU · 4 replies
    Youtube ^ | July 27, 2018 | Lauren Soutnern
    Reporter tossed out of hostile Muslim Ghetto by surrender monkey cop.
  • Precious[Charismatic Caucus]

    10/26/2018 10:23:29 AM PDT · by Jedediah · 1 replies
    You are so precious to Me I wait in The Garden for you excited at the first glimpse of our friendship about to be renewed afresh for you have captured My Heart and I am swooned and overtaken by your love for me each and every time we meet and you understand that I even come to you in the form of others dressed in My Righteousness ; True worshippers , God chasers, My True Beloved ones for all they desire is more of me however I decide to appear. So now as you receive me in this way I...
  • Revolutionary Forebears: Sidney & Alinsky Part I

    06/26/2017 2:36:20 AM PDT · by Jacquerie · 10 replies
    Article V Blog ^ | June 26th 2017 | Rodney Dodsworth
    Two little-known men had enormous influence during America’s runup to revolution. Algernon Sidney (1623-1683) and Saul Alinsky (1909-1972) were students of history and political science. Both advocated revolution when necessary, but toward opposing ends. In his Discourses Concerning Government, Sidney set out lessons learned since Biblical times in the hope that future generations would recognize and reverse emerging threats to free government. He encouraged men to be skeptical of their magistrates and institutions in order to improve them, to prod them always back toward the first principles of the nation. When the admirer of Sidney saw corruption, his first impulse...
  • Unity and Testimony of Jesus to The Bride and Church[Charismatic Caucus]

    03/21/2016 10:03:48 AM PDT · by Jedediah · 1 replies
    My name is more prominent than understanding for before all things ((( (( ( "I AM" ) )) ))) and I became The Foundation for all I created and it is in my wisdom the very heavenlies rest, as my knowledge reveals their place of rest as my understanding is the tongue and spirit as a thread and needle led by my love to hold all these things together and so it is that I have created a gown of protection and warmth for my church and Bride drawn and sewn from my light for this pleases The Father of...
  • Sydney Kyte's Orchestra "Ooh That Kiss" & "My Donna Rita" (British dance band) 1932

    03/14/2016 8:28:17 PM PDT · by Arthur McGowan · 11 replies
    YouTube ^ | 1932 | Sidney Kyte
    Sydney Kyte's Orchestra "Ooh That Kiss" & "My Donna Rita" (British dance band Durium Dance Band) 1932
  • Just Who Is Sidney Blumenthal, the Clintons’ Closest Advisor?

    11/17/2015 5:12:36 AM PST · by Pilsner · 13 replies ^ | 11/03/15 | Ken Silverstein
    Will Hillary’s hatchet man be up for White House job if she wins? I have a lot of problems with the Benghazi committee, such as the right-wing canard suggesting that former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and the CIA are somehow responsible for the tragic 2012 death of U.S. Ambassador to Libya J. Christopher Stevens. But I also have problems with people who dismiss the Benghazi hearings in their entirety as nothing more than a partisan witch hunt, which is the standard approach by most big media. To take one recent example, The Washington Post’s Dana Milbank, in a typically...
  • Vermont law officer charged in road-rage incident in Maine

    04/23/2015 8:10:57 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 42 replies
    The Portland Press Herald ^ | April 22, 2015 | Craig Crosby (Kennebec Journal)
    AUGUSTA — A federal law enforcement officer from Vermont was arrested in West Gardiner on Wednesday after allegedly aiming a loaded handgun at another vehicle on Interstate 95. Maine State Police officers arrested Demitria Buhalis, 41, of Brownsville, Vermont, and charged her with aggravated criminal threatening with a dangerous weapon, a Class C felony, said Lt. Aaron Hayden. Buhalis is a police officer at the White River Junction VA Medical Center in Vermont, Hayden said. Hayden said a man driving south on I-95 in Sidney called police just before noon to report that a woman who drove past him in...
  • (Live Thread) Egypt: American Killed During Violent Clashes (Egypt about to blow up)

    06/28/2013 3:58:06 PM PDT · by kristinn · 1,089 replies
    CBS News ^ | Friday, June 28, 2013
    Egyptian security and medical officials say an American has been killed in the Mediterranean coastal city of Alexandria during clashes between supporters and opponents of Egypt's embattled President Mohammed Morsi. Alexandria security chief Gen. Amin Ezz Eddin told Al-Jazeera TV that an American was killed Friday in Sidi Gabr Square while photographing the battles between opposition youth and members of the Muslim Brotherhood, from which Morsi hails. A medical official told The Associated Press the American was wounded by gunshots and died at the hospital. SNIP Six Egyptians have been killed in days of clashes ahead of nationwide protests Sunday...
  • Australia: Traffic Lights Modified to Funnel Traffic Into Toll Tunnel

    02/09/2006 6:36:00 AM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 4 replies · 416+ views ^ | February 3, 2006 |
    Traffic lights in Sydney, Australia were modified to create gridlock forcing frustrated motorists into a controversial toll tunnel. Testimony yesterday in a New South Wales, Australia parliamentary inquiry into the Cross City Tunnel uncovered evidence of significant engineering alterations made in an attempt to force motorists onto the toll road. Opposition leader Peter Debnam charged the Labor government with adjusting signals at 400 intersections along Williams Street and other nearby roads in such a way as to create additional gridlock. In January, Debnam's formal Freedom of Information request for full data on traffic light timing changes was rejected on the...
  • The Trouble With Mohammed

    12/29/2005 9:45:06 AM PST · by Melissa 24 · 13 replies · 1,798+ views
    The Jerusalem Post ^ | Updated Dec. 21, 2005 0:30 | MARK STEYN
    Dec. 20, 2005 22:32 | Updated Dec. 21, 2005 0:30 Not quite so 'clear and simple' By MARK STEYN What's the deal with these riots in Sydney? You switch on the TV and there are scenes of urban conflagration and you think, "Hang on, I saw this story last month." But no. They were French riots. These are Australian riots. Entirely different. The French riots were perpetrated by - what's the word? - "youths." The Australian riots were perpetrated by "white youths." Same age cohort, but adjectivally enhanced. And, being "white youths,"they thus offered "a chilling glimpse into the darker...
  • Anglicanism's new holy warriors

    04/21/2004 10:32:07 AM PDT · by ahadams2 · 27 replies · 166+ views
    London Times | 21 April 2004 | Mary Ann Sieghart
    [the London Times no longer allows free internet access outside of the UK, so this was forwarded to me by a friend *in* the UK] Anglicanism's new holy warriors The Times Mary Ann Sieghart The fundamentalist Diocese of Sydney - and its outposts abroad - can now be seen as the Church of England's militant tendency THINK OF SYDNEY and what springs to mind? A beautiful, cosmopolitan, liberal and laid-back city with a flourishing gay community? You would be only half-right. This wonderful Australian city now also plays host to the most narrow-minded, puritanical and zealous brand of Anglicanism, a...
  • Sydney choir cancels US tour

    02/19/2004 8:50:00 PM PST · by ahadams2 · 2 replies · 118+ views
    Church Times ^ | 19 February 2004 | Muriel Porter
    Sydney choir cancels US tour by Muriel Porter, Australia Correspondent THE CHOIR of St Andrew’s Cathedral in Sydney will not proceed with a planned tour of churches in the United States, in response to the consecration of Canon Gene Robinson as Bishop of New Hampshire. The tour, which had been scheduled for April, was to have been in conjunction with a tour by the St Andrew’s Cathedral School orchestra, and was to have included engagements in New York, Boston, Philadelphia, and Washington DC. Phillip Heath, the head of the Cathedral School, where the 24 choristers are educated on school scholarships,...
  • Resolutions passed by the Sydney Synod concerning Developments in the Anglican Communion

    10/21/2003 1:45:16 PM PDT · by ahadams2 · 7 replies · 122+ views
    Anglican Media (Australia) ^ | 21 October 2003 | staff writer
    Resolutions passed by the Sydney Synod concerning Developments in the Anglican Communion Sydney Synod has passed this evening (21/10/03) the following two motions concerning events in the Anglican Communion. Motion 1 Concerning Developments in the Anglican Communion Motion 2 Greetings to biblically orthodox clergy and laity in the Diocese of New Westminster and ECUSA Full Story: Motion 1 Developments in the Anglican Communion Synod reaffirms its commitment to the authority of Scripture and recognises that the Anglican Communion has traditionally maintained its adherence to that authority and that of the 39 Articles of religion. It notes the departure from biblical...
  • Defence of the Constitutions of Government of the United States of America

    06/30/2003 4:26:21 PM PDT · by unspun · 66 replies · 1,915+ views
    (Source, Charles F. Adams, ed., The Works of John Adams [1851] Vol. 6, p. 3-4)There have been three periods in the history of England, in which the principles of government have been anxiously studied, and very valuable productions published, which, at this day, if they are not wholly forgotten in their native country, are perhaps more frequently read abroad than at home.The first of these periods was that of the Reformation, as early as the writings of Machiavel himself, who is called the great restorer of the true politics.  The "Shorte Treatise of Politick Power, and of the True Obedience...