Author Archives: Mr. Liberty

George Mason – Father of the Bill of Rights

James Madison is the Father of the Constitution and one of our nation’s greatest patriots. From the Federalist Papers to the Presidency, Madison left an indelible imprint on American history. And while Madison is credited as the author of the United States Bill of Rights, the basis for those first ten amendments came from another […]

Founding Fathers on Freedom, Liberty and American Exceptionalism

Our Founding Fathers risked everything they had to create a new nation, the United States of America. Had the American Revolution failed, each of them would have faced execution – and the loss of all their property, which would have condemned their wives and children to a life of poverty. It was a remarkable gamble, […]

Tips on Raising Patriotic Children

If you’re a parent, then nothing is more important than your child. You think about your son and/or daughter every minute of every day. Late at night, you dream of the kind of person he or she will become. Yes, you have your hobbies, personal passions and professional responsibilities, but more likely than not, your […]

Why Do We Need A Constitution?

The United States of America is governed by a written Constitution – which is a landmark legal (as well as a philosophical and political) document that greatly limits the power of government; safeguards certain individual rights, such as freedom of expression and freedom of religion; and establishes a system of “checks and balances” on the […]

Parallels Between Star Wars & Politics Today

With the release of “The Last Jedi,” the media hype-machine for all things Star Wars has made the leap to light-speed faster than the Millennium Falcon could on its best day.  (And the Millennium Falcon is amazingly fast; after all, it made the famed Kessel Run in less than 12 parsecs!)  Still, few film franchises […]

Constitutional Harassment

Sexual harassment is an awful, horrible, revolting thing.  There’s absolutely no excuse for it.  As citizens, we should have zero tolerance for predatory sexual behavior – particularly when it comes to our political leaders.  But as disgusting and vile as it is, there’s another form of harassment that ranks up there in disgust: Constitutional harassment. […]

The Most Important U.S. Holiday is in September – You’ll Never Guess Which It Is

Can you name the U.S. holiday in September that arguably represents one of the most important things in American history? Citizens of the United States have celebrated Independence Day and Labor Day since the late 1800s. It was not until 2005 however, that the nation began to celebrate Constitution Day. Also known as Citizenship Day, […]

In Search of Liberty will Donate to Hurricane Harvey Relief Fund

A Message from Director Norm Novitsky A part of our great country is hurting right now. Like many of you, we’ve been watching the news cycle on the devastation in Houston and the surrounding area. Our hearts ache for those affected, but if there’s anything we’ve learned from Texas, it’s that the American spirit will […]

House of Cards Come Tumbling Down?

Our country is mostly, almost 100% represented by two parties, Republican and Democratic. Each has lost their real substance of what they really stood for and represented in years past. And here we are today less than eleven months away from electing a new president to represent us the people, and this great country. So […]

Our Political Scene – A House of Horrors

Are you screaming at the top of your lungs at your TV when listening to some TV reporter or commentator interviewing one of our possible future Commander-in-Chief, or listening to the president’s last state of the union, or Obama praising Hillary Clinton, “(S) he’s extraordinarily experienced — and, you know, wicked smart and knows every […]