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Tag: nullification
  • Meaningful, Not Cosmetic, Jury Reform

    Albert W. Dzur’s piece “Twelve Absent Men” appearing in the Boston Review correctly identifies the need to restore the power of juries, which he states “no longer have opportunities to play decisive roles in our justice system” in the face of “plea agreements, settlements, summary judgments, and other non-trial forums that are usually more efficient …

  • Nullification Screening @ UCLA

    Young Americans for Liberty @ UCLA hosted a premiere of the documentary Nullification followed by a Q & A with the 10th Amendment Center’s Executive Director Michael Boldin. It was a really exciting event and I would recommend every campus to watch this movie. We watched it at the beginning of the quarter, and it really pumped …

  • Secession?

    In case you haven’t heard, several states are petitioning the Obama Administration for a “peaceful withdrawal” from the United States.  I browsed the White House petition page to take a look for myself. At approximately 10:30 p.m. MST on 11/12/12, there were a total of 83 active petitions — and 32 were petitions for secession. …

  • Nullification: The Movie

    Check out the first trailer for the upcoming documentary film about nullification from The Foundation for a Free Society and the Tenth Amendment Center featuring Tom Woods!

  • Jury Veto Power Comes to UCF

    In response to a recent assault on the first amendment in Orange County Florida, the UCF chapter of Young Americans for Liberty invited James Cox, the Florida state coordinator for the Fully Informed Jury Association (FIJA), to discuss the importance of Jury Nullification. Cox passed out jury rights brochures to the students and explained the role that jurors …

  • Tyranny is over…if you want it.

    Perhaps the time has come to seek out other means of dissent. While the voting box is still part of our arsenal, there is no silver bullet to stopping tyranny. We must take a multi-faceted approach if we wish to have success in our ongoing campaign for liberty.  If you choose to fight within the …

  • Indianapolis Nullification Rally Video 10-16-2010

    Young Americans for Liberty and Campaign for Liberty represented at the Nullification Rally in Indianapolis, Indiana on October 16, 2010. I made an announcement about Ron Paul coming to IU-Bloomington at 4:25 in the video.

  • Nullify Now

    Ft. Worth, TX: Nullify Now with Woods, Medina, Brogdon & More – Saturday 9/4 Reserve your tickets now Tom Woods Debra Medina Randy Brogdon Charles Key Already confirmed as speakers and/or panel participants: Ken Emmanuelson – Dallas Tea Party, Adrian Murray – Fort Worth 9-12, Thelma Taormina – We The People Are The 9-12 Association …

  • That Government Is Worse Which Governs Most

    The popular trend in American politics is for lawmakers to live under a “government is best which governs most” philosophy. It’s easy for the federal government to perpetuate the assumption of authority when it believes it can essentially do whatever it wants. Just recently, California Congressman Pete Stark reminded us that occasionally a politician will …

  • Agent Woods: Establishment Insurgent

    Gabe Sukenik of “Mainstream AlternaTiV” recently sat down with Tom Woods for an exclusive interview at the Iowa GOP State Convention. Subscribe to Gabe’s channel to stay updated on all his adventures.