By Dr. John Killian, pastor of Maytown Baptist Church and the former president of the Alabama Baptist State Convention Remember the classic WWII movie about the persistent British colonel who demanded that the Japanese POW Camp Commandant adhere to the rules of the Geneva Convention prohibiting the torture of officers? The Japanese Commandant ended up […]
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Dear friends and supporters, I am writing you to set the record straight. You may have received an email from Ed Martin, who has been employed for approximately 16 months by the National Eagle Forum board on which I serve. He made statements against me personally as well as Eagle Forum of Alabama. These statements […]
The following letter regarding a Constitutional Convention was sent from Eunie Smith to Alabama Legislators on May 6, 2015. To: Alabama Legislators From: Eunie Smith, President Eagle Forum of Alabama Apparently you have received misinformation regarding Eagle Forum’s position on an Article V Convention. Please read carefully Eagle Forum Board Member Andy Schlafly’s short statement […]
An Open Letter to Alabama Legislators, In an effort to help you encourage your local Probate Judges to stand for natural marriage, I am forwarding the excerpted email below from Mat Staver, chairman of Liberty Counsel. He has pledged to defend those who refuse to perform ceremonies that violate Alabama’s Constitution. Support for those who resist this […]
I completely oppose an Article V convention. It is a dangerous threat to our values and our Nation. Congress or judicial activism would likely require that the voting at such a convention be in proportion to population, and thereby dominated by liberal states. They would probably put a right to abortion and homosexual marriage into the Constitution, and repeal the […]
Join Patriots across the nation to celebrate Constitution Day on September 17, 2013. Alabama’s event will be held on the Alabama State Capitol steps and grounds from 10AM until 1PM. Topics to be discussed are the U.S. Constitution, the IRS, Common Core and Impeachment. Click on the flyer below for more information.
Check out Phyllis’ latest column explaining why national popular vote is a bad idea. National Popular Vote Is A Bad Idea by Phyllis Schlafly Moving quietly under cover of presidential debates and the enormous publicity given to the race for the Republican nomination is a plan to change how U.S. Presidents are elected. It would […]
We know this is an old video, but Thomas Sowell’s words of wisdom on Charlie Rose’s show still ring true. It’s definitely worth 5 minutes of your time.
President Obama has recently submitted a jobs plan to Congress. Unfortunately for him, the reception has been less than stellar even among members of his own party. In typical Obama style, he is now going around Congress to start creating those jobs and is spending $21 billion to do so. This is not a new […]
Great article by Matthew Spaulding over at Heritage on why constitutional amendment conventions are not necessary to fix our problems. Stemming from that analysis, and taking into consideration the circumstances under which we are now operating, we have come to the conclusion that an Article V convention is not the answer to our problems. The […]