Prelude To The End.
Back in 1850 the GOP was formed by a group of Constitutional-Conservatives who had become put-off by the Whig Party’s constant compromises and foot dragging, the newly formed GOP had as their primary goal to abolish slavery. Their opponent, The Democrat Party, was (IS) fiercely defending their tyranny and the oppressive slavery of the Blacks.
Fifteen years later this came to a head when Lincoln, a Republican, was elected President. Immediately the DEMOCRAT, slave holding South secedes and declares war, firing the first shots at Fort Sumter. Flash forward to today. The DEMOCRAT Party STILL supports: Government CONTROL, oppression via taxation and regulation, and brainwashing via the Department of “Education”/Propaganda.
And today it is the GOP going the way of The Whig Party- to the ash heap of history.
My question: WHO still stand up, speak up, speak out, be vocal and be visible, and most importantly, carry The Banner of Biblical-Christianity and Constitutional-Conservatism today?
Let me suggest that we rally TO and rally AROUND The America’s Party.
The America’s Party Platform.
America’s Party Constitution
As free citizens of the United States and founders of America’s Party, we stand in agreement with the founders of our American Republic. Following their example, we declare to the world that our first governmental premise is the self-evident truth that our rights to life, liberty and private property come from our Creator God and are therefore unalienable. With those patriots, we understand that just government can only exist by the consent of the governed.
Our pledge, individually and corporately, is to seek to preserve, protect and defend the Constitution of the United States. We will diligently work to secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our posterity, and thereby fulfill the stated purposes of the Constitution of the United States and this organization.
In recognition of the multitude of ways in which our nation’s leaders have departed from America’s founding principles, we hereby petition local, state and federal government for redress of such grievances, with the urgent imperative demand that each and every officer of government henceforth faithfully perform their sworn duty to defend innocent human life and constitutional republican governance.
Our work is dedicated to our God; to all the patriots who came before us in self-sacrifice for liberty; to all of those who now faithfully serve our country; and to the posterity that will enjoy the blessed fruit of all their labors.
Together, as Americans, let us find the principled grounds for cooperation that will allow us to fully restore moral government of, by and for the people.
E pluribus unum.
America’s Party Platform
America’s Party has as its goal the return of our nation to a set of foundational principles. We call them “America’s Principles.” The word “principle” comes from a Latin root that means “first things.” America’s Principles are the “first things” that our country should consider in all of our domestic and foreign policies.
America’s Party recognizes that these “first things” are clearly defined in the Declaration of Independence and the Constitution of the United States.
However, we also believe that there is room for debate over prudential policy matters within certain parameters of fundamental American political thought and a framework of ordered liberty. We seek a return to an approach to government that facilitates that respectful and necessary debate, but that never compromises the moral premises that made this country great.
Our civic duties
Though in civic terms we call ourselves “Independent,” we fully acknowledge our utter dependence, as individuals and as a nation, on Almighty God and His divine Providence and Protection.
We also recognize, and seek to actively fulfill, our God-ordained obligations as individual citizens to the whole sovereign body of the people, as well as our responsibility to maintain standards of high moral character, both personally and in our public life.
The imperative duty to protect Life
The leaders of America’s Party have publicly pledged that henceforth all governmental policies they endorse will be in complete accord with the principles and purposes stated below. They have also pledged to henceforth offer their endorsement or financial support only to other political leaders and organizations who live up to these principles.
The Equal Protection for Posterity Resolution
A Resolution affirming vital existing constitutional protections for the unalienable right to life of every innocent person, from the first moment of creation until natural death.
WHEREAS, The first stated principle of the United States, in its charter, the Declaration of Independence, is the assertion of the self-evident truth that all men are created equal, and that they are each endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, beginning with the right to life, and that the first purpose of all government is to defend that supreme right; and
WHEREAS, The first stated purposes of We the People of the United States in our Constitution are “to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity”; and
WHEREAS, The United States Constitution, in the Fourteenth Amendment, imperatively requires that all persons within the jurisdictions of all the States be afforded the equal protection of the laws; and
WHEREAS, The United States Constitution, in the Fifth and the Fourteenth Amendments, explicitly forbids the taking of the life of any innocent person; and
WHEREAS, The practices of abortion and euthanasia violate every clause of the stated purposes of the United States Constitution, and its explicit provisions; and
WHEREAS, Modern science has demonstrated beyond any reasonable doubt that the individual human person’s physical existence begins at the moment of biological inception or creation; and
WHEREAS, All executive, legislative and judicial Officers in America, at every level and in every branch, have sworn before God to support the United States Constitution as required by Article VI of that document, and have therefore, because the Constitution explicitly requires it, sworn to protect the life of every innocent person;
THEREFORE, WE THE PEOPLE OF THE UNITED STATES HEREBY RESOLVE that the God-given, unalienable right to life of every innocent person, from biological inception or creation to natural death, be protected everywhere within every state, territory and jurisdiction of the United States of America; that every officer of the judicial, legislative and executive departments, at every level and in every branch, is required to use all lawful means to protect every innocent life within their jurisdictions; and that we will henceforth deem failure to carry out this supreme sworn duty to be cause for removal from public office via impeachment or recall, or by statutory or electoral means, notwithstanding any law passed by any legislative body within the United States, or the decision of any court, or the decree of any executive officer, at any level of governance, to the contrary.
The “reason for being” of government, and of America’s Party
The protection of the life, liberty, and private property of the people is the primary reason for the existence of human government, and more particularly, our precious American republican form of self-government. This is why we willingly accept no breach of the rights of the free exercise of religion, free speech, free press, free assembly, free association, and the right to petition government for the redress of grievances. We defend all of the enumerated rights listed in our Bill of Rights, and, in addition, all natural rights that are not enumerated, as per the Ninth Amendment.
The Right to Keep and Bear Arms
The right of self-preservation and self-protection is inherent in all persons, communities and societies, which is why we fiercely defend the indispensable provisions of our Second Amendment. Liberty cannot be protected if the people have been stripped of the physical means of doing so.
Private Property Rights
Private property, the ownership of the means of production by the people, is a cornerstone of American liberty. Without it our free enterprise system, our free markets, and our republican form of self-government cannot endure. Without it, we cannot prosper. That is why we will defend against any trespass against this most basic, cherished, and necessary of our God-given, unalienable rights. That is why we will only pursue policies that will strengthen the economic position of the individual, the family, and the local community.
Restoring limited government
We seek to restore the intended balance between the three separate branches of our government, and to strictly limit government to the Enumerated Powers granted and expressed by the will of the people of the United States in our Constitution.
All existing functions of the Executive branch that are outside of those Enumerated Powers must be eliminated.
All spending and regulation by the Legislative branch that lies outside the Enumerated Powers must cease.
Judges who attempt to legislate from the bench, or who abandon the clear principles of our Constitution, must be checked if liberty and justice are to prevail in our society once again.
We demand a return to adherence to the provisions of the Tenth Amendment: “The powers not delegated to the United States by the Constitution, nor prohibited by it to the States, are reserved to the States respectively, or to the people.”
Peace through Strength
We believe in a supremely strong, prepared, and well-equipped civilian-controlled United States military, and a bold, visionary and intelligent program of principled constructive engagement with the rest of the world. For us, “peace through strength” is not a mere slogan. It is the means of survival for our country in a very dangerous and often hostile world. Our friendship should be a sought-after possession of all men and women of good will everywhere in the world. Our enmity should be something that all rightfully fear.
As Ronald Reagan opposed and defeated the designs and desire of the Soviet Union to dominate the world and place it under the tyranny of their Evil Empire, we stand unalterably opposed to all who approve of, plan or commit terrorist acts. Since the first principle of America is the protection of innocent human life, any who would use acts of terrorism targeted at innocent civilians to forward their political, ideological or religious aims incur our effective and determined enmity.
We completely oppose any action that surrenders the moral, political or economic sovereignty of the United States and its people, and demand the immediate restoration of that sovereignty wherever it has been eroded.
We demand the immediate securing and continuous vigilant maintenance of our sovereign territory and borders. We oppose any private or governmental action that rewards illegal entry into the United States in any way, and demand speedy and full enforcement of our laws concerning all such activities.
Repeal of the Sixteenth and Seventeenth Amendments
We consider the federal income tax to be destructive of our liberty, privacy, and prosperity. Therefore, we are working to bring about its complete elimination and the repeal of the Sixteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. We recommend that the current system be replaced by an equitable, simple, noninvasive, visible, efficient tax, one that does not destroy or even infringe upon our economic privacy and liberty.
We also call for the repeal of the Seventeenth Amendment. Its enactment greatly reduced the power of our state legislatures and state governments – which are much closer to the people – and damaged our system of federalism.
Marriage and the natural family
We seek the passage of a Federal Marriage Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, and oppose all attempts everywhere to redefine marriage as being anything but what it has always been: the union of one man and one woman. Since the natural family is the basic God-given institution of our civilization, and the nursery of our future, it must be protected from all who would destroy it.
America’s Principles work
America’s Party is a principled party, but it is also a practical party. We believe that America’s Principles work whenever the people diligently put them into practice.
We invite all like-minded Americans to join with us in our fight to restore and protect Liberty.
Truly, this is intended to be AMERICA’S Party.
Approved in Convention February 18, 2012
Words On Principle From The America’s Party’s Presidential candidate in 2016 and 2020: THOMAS HOEFLING.
[NOTE:Amen and amen.
America may be too far gone to be saved. Reasons that I’ve thought this for some time are:
1. There not enough educated people who KNOW what America was founded as, our history, heritage. They have either been taught wise and perversions of what really happened, or not been taught at all.
2. There are not enough of those who do know the truth of our history, Heritage, and our founding who care enough to do anything about it.
3. There are not enough of those who know the truth, and care, who then actually have the WILL to do what needs to be done in the face of great and stiff opposition.
4. And America began on this path towards Marxist tyranny and 1913, with only Calvin Coolidge and Ronald Reagan providing speed bumps to slow it down. So I also see that we do not have enough time to correct all the problems in America that need to be corrected.
5. Consider this, in 1912 we began to forsake the Constitution by taking from Congress the constitutional Authority to govern America’s currency and to print money. Also under Woodrow Wilson the IRS was established, and along with it the abomination of the income tax. Also thanks to Woodrow Wilson the League of Nations was instituted which then led directly to the United Nations, a group of global elitist Marxist who hate America, and hate Israel.
Then came 1930 with FDR and his wholesale Marxist approach to solving problems with the government, a government agency was created for just about everything. Welfare. All manner of government programs began under him. And Social Security, which was supposed to Sunset, that means to END, 33 years later it’s still with us. To the public the Liberals tell us that Social Security is insurance, but in courts they have to admit what it really is and they call it an entitlement/welfare.
And then the greatest step away from being a Constitutional Republic, the act that is the single greatest encroachment upon our Liberty came in 1962 when the United States Supreme Court agreed with one lone, bitter, atheist woman that God should be banned in America’s public circles.
Just 10 years later this same idiotic Supreme Court said it was perfectly okay to murder babies. Then in 2015 the same idiotic Court said it was okay for sodomites, homosexuals and lesbians, to marry.
I do not think we have the time, I do not think we have enough people with the WILL, I do not think we have enough people who even care at all, and we certainly do not have enough people educated in the truth to really do anything about this.
Granted this is my opinion based upon my study of history, and the biblical cycles of the Judgment of Nations. I do not see America recovering at all. I see America completing her March into Marxism, we are marching into utter destruction.
I will say this, I hope I’m entirely and completely wrong.
-Rev. Larry Wallenmeyer.