Tag Archives: Secession

Secession Makes More Sense Than Article V Convention of States

March 16, 2015

 Why the “Convention of States” Project won’t work …but secession will
March 4, 2015—The latest craze throughout many Tea Party groups is to support the notion that our Constitution should be changed. This ill-conceived idea didn’t just come from Mark Levin’s book, the “Liberty Amendments.” It has been planned for decades and has been pushed by, both, the left and the right since the 1970’s. In order to achieve the ultimate goals of the globalist movement, the Constitutional re-writers must transform our existing form of government (a Republic). Remember, Obama used the words “fundamentally transformed” and Michael Farris calls it, “structurally changed.” The effort began with the Ford and Rockefeller Foundations in 1964 and is recently pushed through several Non-governmental organizations (NGO’s) such as ALEC (American Legislative Exchange Council), on the right, and their counterpart on the left, the National Conference of State Legislators (NCSL). The last push for an Article V convention was done by the left (in 1995) and was supported by ALEC…now it’s being sold to the other side with ALEC at the helm.  When I first learned of this push by COS (“Convention of States”), I thought how overwhelming it all was. I felt like I wasn’t qualified to understand all of the requirements, the “safeguards”, nor the history of Article V. But it’s very easy to analyze, just go right to the core. The Constitution is not the problem and amending it is not the solution to our out-of-control federal government! Later, I partnered up with Constitutional Attorney, Richard Fry, and launched the Defend Not Amend project in January 2014. Continue reading at Voice of Liberty