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The States Hold the Cure to Our Woes

upsidedownjack Wrote: Nov 10, 2012 8:29 AM
There is that movement. There is also a movement to take back STATES Right's. 10th Amendment. But we MUST remember the 2nd! For there will never be an Honest Government with out the RIGHT of People to TAKE BACK!
Texas Chris Wrote: Nov 12, 2012 2:13 PM
"It didn't work..."

It's like having a debate and one guy punched the other in the nose. The issue wasn't resolved, because violence interrupted discourse.

Secession is the core principle of the Declaration of Independence. It needs to be revived!
hboring Wrote: Nov 10, 2012 6:32 PM
We tried secession once; it didn't work then and it won't work now. The 9th and 10th Amendments are still alive, if the States will act. Despite the 17th, we can still elect Senators who will support their state, or we can vote them out for another who will do so. Conservative parents should send their trusted and bright children to journalism school, being careful that they don't get indoctrinated. Conservative educators should obtain teaching positions in those schools, so we don't have to fight on two fronts every election.

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