Tag Archives: Diane Rufino

THE FEDERAL JUDICIARY HAS BECOME DANGEROUS & DESPOTIC: A CONSTITUTIONAL AMENDMENT PROPOSAL

by Diane Rufino, July 11, 2015 US CONSTITUTION:  AMENDMENT PROPOSAL An amendment to replace the States’ influence in the federal government since the 17th Amendment was adopted. “…If no remedy of the abuse be practicable under the forms of the … Continue reading

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As We Recognize the Anniversary of Roe v. Wade…

by Diane Rufino January 22, 2014 On the Anniversary of Roe v. Wade, we take stock of how the high court has repeatedly twisted the Constitution to undermine family values and to negate the benefits of federalism. More and more … Continue reading

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Two Ways of Education

by Diane Rufino December 24, 2013 At some schools, usually independent (not accepting federal dollars) and religious, students read old books, including Plato’s Republic.  In theRepublic, they read the story of Gyges’ ring that makes the wearer of it invisible.  One … Continue reading

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COMMON CORE: The NC General Assembly Holds Its First Public Meeting on Common Core

by Diane Rufino, December 22, 2013   On Tuesday, December 17th, the NC General Assembly Common Core Study Committee held its first public hearing to address Common Core. I attended, as well as other activists and Tea Party leaders all … Continue reading

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HOW ABOUT APPLYING NULLIFICATION TO THE ENTIRE FEDERAL BUDGET ??

Limit Federal Spending through Nullification and State Escrow Accounts by Diane Rufino The government has no legitimate powers that were not initially granted to it under the Constitution. There is no provision anywhere, nor is there any implied right under … Continue reading

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Where Are Today’s Sons of Liberty?

Today, we stand idly by even while the government destroys chunks of our liberties. When the 2011-2012 National Defense Authorization Act (NDAA) was passed, the Obama administration added a new clause (to the original Authorization of Military Force, AUMF, which … Continue reading

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What It Means to be Sovereign

by Diane Rufino  Government in the United States includes the understanding of three terms: Self-government, sovereignty, and social compact. Sovereignty is the inherent and independent right to do all that is necessary to govern oneself.  In the United States, the … Continue reading

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Nullification: The Truths and the Fallacies

by Diane Rufino Nullification is the theory that says that actions of the federal government that are passed, imposed, or exercised in excess or abuse of the express authority granted in the Constitution are not enforceable. If there is no … Continue reading

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Time for Another Tax Revolution: ABOLISH the INCOME TAX and the IRS WITH IT!

by Diane Rufino The 16th Amendment states: “The Congress shall have power to lay and collect taxes on incomes, from whatever source derived, without apportionment among the several states, and without regard to any census or enumeration.” The Sixteenth Amendment, … Continue reading

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Nullification and A Few Good Men

by Diane Rufino I am an attorney. I studied the law. I studied Constitutional Law.  Judge Andrew Napolitano, Fox News Senior Analyst, was my Con Law professor and not only taught me constitutional law jurisprudence but taught me the passion … Continue reading

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“Common Core” or “Rotten to the Core” — You Decide

Common Core is an educational curriculum being forced upon the states by the Obama administration, which is scheduled to be mostly implemented this year in the 46 states that have adopted it. Common Core eliminates local control over K-12 curriculum … Continue reading

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The Constitutionality of Federal Gun Control Laws and the Question as to Whether Local Resolutions Are Appropriate

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by Diane Rufino, March 5, 2013 On January 16, 2013, President Obama signed 23 Executive Orders which he claimed are aimed at reducing gun violence.  Now begins the initiative to bring his comprehensive gun control scheme to Congress. The cornerstone … Continue reading

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Unite for Freedom!

by Diane Rufino A message to the Tea Party, 9/12 groups, the Republican Liberty Caucus, Ron Paul supporters, and other Liberty-minded groups and individuals….    In this article, I hope to convince grassroots conservatives to unite in the coming year … Continue reading

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2016: Obama’s America or the People’s America?

by Diane Rufino, November 9, 2012 As Obama gets set to begin his second term (sob, sob, barf, barf), he’ll no longer have his predecessor (George Bush) to blame for the bad economy. He can only blame the administration before … Continue reading

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Why Have African-Americans Abandoned the Republican Party When It Never Abandoned Them

by Diane Rufino “I have no separate feeling about being an American citizen and colored. I am merely a fragment of the Great Soul that surges within the boundaries. My country, right or wrong.”    —  Zora Neale Hurston. The history … Continue reading

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