Tag: Liberty

Conzatti: Freedom – A Blessing of God

“We, the people of the state of Idaho, grateful to Almighty God for our freedom, to secure its blessings and promote our common welfare do establish this Constitution.”  -Preamble to the Idaho Constitution, 1890 The Declaration of Independence articulated the “self-evident” truth that every person is “endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, that…

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Liberty in Law

Most Americans can easily name “The Star Spangled Banner” as our national anthem, but few realize that another song has, from time to time, been recommended as a replacement for this patriotic anthem. “America the Beautiful,” written first as a poem by  Katharine Lee Bates and put to music by Samuel A. Ward, has won…

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11.11.2019: Liberty Principles Class

Have you ever wondered what is the purpose of government? Or what destroys liberty? Join Ms. Arlene Anderson for a discussion on these questions and more. Her Liberty Principles Class is at 7 PM every other Monday at MLI’s Spark Freedom Center. CLASS OUTLINE: Rights Fundamental or Natural Rights What is the purpose of government?…

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Our Incomparable Constitution

On the occasion of the commemoration of the signing of the Constitution, on 17 September 1787, some 232 years ago, we pause to remember the significance of that event and its implications for modern patriots. The American colonists had been gathering to this continent, starting with the establishment of Jamestown, Virginia, the first permanent English…

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We Maintain the Declaration

Today, we celebrate Independence Day.  While we have our BBQs, parades, fireworks, and other traditions and celebrations, it’s important we remember and teach what the celebrations are truly about.  Exactly 243 years ago, 56 brave representatives of the 13 colonies signed the Declaration of Independence, affixing their signatures just below the following sentence, “…And for…

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