John Whitehead: You Live in a Police State

John Whitehead is right, but to what extent is this situation the fault of the Christian Church? John Whitehead is a voice crying in the wilderness. I sure hope more people start listening: “In a Cop Culture, the Bill of Rights Doesn’t Amount to Much” Here is how he begins: “In a democratic society,” observed Oakland police chief Sean Whent, “people have a say in how they are policed.” Unfortunately, if you can be kicked, punched, tasered, shot, intimidated, harassed, stripped, Read more […]

Police Cowardice Makes Them a Greater Evil than Other Criminals

Official police cowardice means it is better to sacrifice the innocent to death and maiming than risk a police officer’s life. Look, I get it. Being a police officer today can be a thankless job. Even when you do the right and necessary thing, mindless minions in the culture and their media-savvy figureheads might decide to turn the criminal you had to take down into a martyr. At that point, you find yourself vilified by a bunch of people who don’t care a whit about justice—they simply Read more […]

Thanksgiving: Time To Reflect How Easily Liberty Dies

From the John Whitehead of the Rutherford Institute: In the true spirit of Thanksgiving, then, which George Washington looked upon as a time to unite in prayer and beseech God “to render our national government a blessing to all the people, by constantly being a Government of wise, just, and constitutional laws, discreetly and faithfully executed and obeyed,” here is a list of things about this emerging police state that I am not thankful for and will never remain silent about as long as the Read more […]