What IS “Freedom of the Press”?

What IS “Freedom of the Press”?

June 6, 2016

When the First Amendment mentions “freedom of the press”, it is not describing a class of people who call themselves journalists. In fact, the journalists began to call themselves “the press” BECAUSE of the text of the First Amendment. Backwards from what most people assume. In 1791, the press wasRead More

 
2A Truth

2A Truth

October 7, 2015

Guns are first and foremost a means of defense, against attackers of all kinds — including one’s own government, one’s national armed forces, etc.  A free person is a person who can defend himself.  When your right to defend yourself is removed by law, you become servant to whomever retainsRead More

 
What IS “Freedom of the Press”?

What IS “Freedom of the Press”?

June 6, 2016

When the First Amendment mentions “freedom of the press”, it is not describing a class of people who call themselves journalists. In fact, the journalists began to call themselves “the press” BECAUSE of the text of the First Amendment. Backwards from what most people assume. In 1791, the press wasRead More