Entries by Paskalos

A VISITOR FROM THE PAST

A VISITOR FROM THE PAST is a poem by Thelen Paulk I had a dream the other night, I didn’t understand. A figure walking through the mist, with flintlock in his hand. His clothes were torn and dirty, as he stood there by my bed. He took off his three-cornered hat, and speaking low, he […]

Open Carry Bill Filed in Florida for Coming Session

A Republican lawmaker has filed a bill that would make Florida the 46th state to adopt lawful open carry of handguns while dropping a number of mandated gun free zones. The measure, filed late Friday by the new head of the Senate Judiciary Committee, Greg Steube, R-Sarasota, would modify state law to allow for open […]

2nd Amendment Coalition Looks To Push National Reciprocity

Ailsa Chang a host for National Public Radio interviewed John Boch and asked the following questions: CHANG: Next, we’re going to hear from someone who wants to see gun rights expanded in the next administration. John Boch is a co-chair of President-elect Trump’s Second Amendment Coalition. He joins us on the line from his home […]

10 Year Old Recites U.S. Constitution From Memory

Nathan Bond, a 10-year-old from California spent his summer memorizing the every last word of the U.S. Constitution. “It was pretty hard,” Nathan told CNN, adding that it took him 137 days to memorize the Constitution. “I didn’t get one break except on my birthday.” Heidi Bond, Nathan’s mom, said she homeschools her boy, and […]

Comedian Steven Crowder Debunks ‘Common Sense’ Gun Control

Just when you think you have seen it all, comedian Steven Crowder recently set up a sidewalk display featuring a table of firearms and then took an undercover video documenting how the average citizen reacted to them. The idea, he said, was “to see what people know — or don’t know — about firearms and […]

Why the 3%er Movement is Relevant

The term 3%’ers (III%’ers or 3 Percenters) refers to the claimed 3% of colonists who fought in the American Revolutionary War against the British to achieve American independence. Today, another group has taken the statistic as a title with what they see as the same mission. Resisting authoritarianism, tyranny, and upholding the constitution. To the […]

Massachusetts AG Unilaterally Rewrites Assault Weapons Ban

In a proclamation sent out this morning, Attorney General Maura Healey explained in an opinion piece published in the Boston Globe that the law no longer meant what it had meant since 1998, but instead would mean what she wanted it to mean: The Massachusetts assault weapons ban mirrors the federal ban Congress allowed to […]

Thousands Expected To Demonstrate Against Gun Control

SPRINGFIELD, Ill., April 1, 2016 The following was released today by the Illinois State Rifle Association (ISRA): Thousands of law-abiding Illinois firearm owners will converge on the state capitol on Wednesday, April 6th to remind the General Assembly that concern for gun rights remains high across the state. Wednesday’s event, widely known as the Illinois […]

Senator Ben Sasse – OPEN LETTER TO TRUMP SUPPORTERS

Senator Ben Sasse posted the following open letter to Trump Supporters on his Facebook page and explains what fellow Constitutionalists should do if Trump is nominated. AN OPEN LETTER TO TRUMP SUPPORTERS To my friends supporting Donald Trump: The Trump coalition is broad and complicated, but I believe many Trump fans are well-meaning. I have […]