Outrage over US Supreme Court allowing taking of private property grows
This land was your land
Posted: June 24, 2005
1:00 a.m. Eastern
© 2005 WorldNetDaily.com
I wrote a book a few years ago about property rights.
It was called, "This Land Is Our Land."
I didn't think of it as an optimistic book at the time.
But after yesterday's chilling U.S. Supreme Court ruling that
government can seize our property against our will for no other
reason than it capriciously chooses to do so, the title is certainly
no longer accurate.
We do not own our property any more in America.
Imagine the home you own the one you scrimped and saved your entire
life to purchase, the one you planned on living in for the rest of
your life, the one you planned to pass on to your heirs was taken
from you, capriciously by a small group of local officials in
conspiracy with wealthy developers who want to level it and build
You may not have to imagine it. It could happen to you any time. It
has already happened to a group of Connecticut homeowners salt-of-
the-earth, working Americans whose modest homes represent their life
savings, their estates, their life's work.
That was the finding of the U.S. Supreme Court yesterday. Your
property is not your property.
That home you invested so much of your life in it belongs to the
government. It is only on loan to you until the day the government
chooses to loan it to someone else. That is the message of the black-
robed tyrants. Listen to it well.
This is the most basic freedom upon which all the other liberties
we hold dear are built.
That's what the founding fathers explained. Freedom of speech? It
descends, they said, from the right to property. Your thoughts, your
beliefs, your opinions were equated with your personal property and
possessions. That's why you had the right to express them according
to your conscience.
Notice I said "had."
Five fascists on the U.S. Supreme Court undercut every freedom we
know in America.
I do not exaggerate when I say they have done more damage to the
Constitution than any five people in history.
Stop worrying about Osama bin Laden and nuclear-armed terrorists. All
they can do is kill you. Anthony Kennedy, David Souter, Ruth Bader
Ginsburg, John Paul Stephens and Stephen G. Breyer have done
something worse. They would have you live in servitude to the state.
They would reduce all free Americans to serfs. They would make
government your master.
The Congress better stop worrying about trivial issues like flag
desecration. The Constitution has just been trampled, spit upon and
torched. In doing so, these judicial terrorists have done more harm
to the American way of life than weapons of mass destruction ever
If this ruling is permitted to stand by the U.S. Congress, it's
simply time to start shopping for a new country or start planning the
revolution. I don't know what else to say about it.
President Bush needs to speak out against this travesty of justice.
The Congress needs to be heard from. Yes, the Congress has the power,
should it ever have the courage to use it, to set aside a ruling like
this and permanently enjoin the court from ever ruling in the future
against the well-enshrined, inalienable, well-documented,
constitutionally protected right to own and enjoy property.
This country was birthed in a war of independence fought against an
unaccountable empire that failed to acknowledge and respect the
rights of colonists in America. But the grievances of those heroic
patriots that created the greatest experiment in freedom the world
has ever known were trivial compared to the grievances 21st-century
Americans have against the empire in Washington.
The only question is whether or not we have the courage of our
forefathers. Are we willing to sacrifice our lives, our fortunes and
our sacred honor to reclaim our American birthright of freedom?
It's time for a new tea party. It's time for a new Lexington and
Concord. It's time for a new Declaration of Independence. It's time
for civil disobedience and throwing off the shackles of rule by men.
It's time to begin plotting how to re-establish the rule of law under
a sovereign G--.
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