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Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

REVIEW: "What Lincoln Killed"? What The Founders Started

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One of the early lines in the movie Braveheart says: “History is written by those who have hung heroes.” Mike Church has set about to remedy that problem and he does it with aplomb…and a good bit of humor too. ….Continue

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Thursday, May 8th, 2014

AUDIO: Definition of [r]epublicanism, Thomas Jefferson to John Taylor

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TO WELCOME THE NEW ARRIVAL OF THIS SPRING'S  [r]epublican T-SHIRT, WE ARE RE-PUBLISHING THE PROJECT '76 WEBISODE THAT STARTED IT ALL. ORDER YOUR [r]epublican T-SHIRT TODAY!  Mandeville, LA  - By Mike Church -"We are all [r]epublicans now." This is the Newsweek Magazine cover I hope to see someday but first we will need to educate many millions on just what [r]epublicanism is, why their Founding Parents said it was the best form of government and how they defined it. In this….Continue

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What Mike Church calls "The greatest tract ever written opposing Congress's unlimited power to tax". Revived and restored for modern readers from an out of print, 1796 Supreme Court case

Tuesday, April 15th, 2014

Great Reading & Listening: John Taylor's "Argument on the Carriage Tax" Book

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Mandeville, LA - Mike Church announces the release of his year long labor of love: An ARGUMENT RESPECTING THE CONSTITUTIONALITY OF THE CARRIAGE TAX - In V I R G I N I A, In May, 1795 by John Taylor of Caroline County. John Taylor of Caroline County, Virginia continues to this day an unheralded member of that august group of American men known as “Founding Fathers”. The following work, “An argument respecting the constitutionality of the carriage tax” is, however, of g….Continue

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Monday, February 10th, 2014

John Taylor of Caroline Explains Tyranny

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 We Live In Tyranny BECAUSE Of Our Constitution Mandeville, LA – Exclusive Transcript – "So Taylor sat down and he wrote one of his many treatises when things like that were on his mind.  This one was called "Tyranny Unmasked".  You don’t have to read the entire 161 pages of the book to get it.  As I said yesterday, you could probably read 20 and you’ll understand most of the point of view.  After re-reading the preface today, I don….Continue


Friday, January 17th, 2014

Kevin Gutzman To Mark Levin: "Madison Wrote a Letter in 1833, So What!?"

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Mike: There is a simmering controversy over one of the authors that is James Madison, what he said, what he didn’t say, and then what he retracted. I’ll let you pick it up from there. Kevin Gutzman: Well, people who are listening….Continue

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Wednesday, October 16th, 2013

Ghosts of Founders Past Reveal Our Future: John Taylor on Congress

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Mandeville, LA - Exclusive Video and Audio - Let's not pretend that everyone in the House of Representin' is fighting against the debt ceiling being raised for all the right reasons. Oh, there are certainly a few, but for the most part, it's not because they are DEFENDERS OF THE CONSTITUTION, they are doing for their own selfish reasons. But it's always been like that... well, maybe not the FIRST Congress, but very soon after that, and John Taylor of Caroline witnessed it happ….Continue

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Tuesday, July 30th, 2013

What Will Happen to the Debt Crisis if Paul Isn't Elected?

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Mandeville, LA - Exclusive Podcast - On today's Founders TV we discuss what Ron Paul's legacy will be, who will follow in his footsteps to fight for the gold standard and the fight against Central Banking. Mike also reads an excerpt from Henry Simmons book "The Life of John Taylor" about the Thomas Jefferson administration, how they're number one goal was to pay back the debt that Washington and Adams had built up, see how that relates to today's news in the free Founders TV ….Continue

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Monday, July 29th, 2013

What It Means to be Sovereign

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Mandeville, LA - Mike Church Show Exclusive Transcript - People give the government power. Only the people are sovereign. This is what you’ll learn. Only the people can grant power. In the grant of power, if there is no mechanism to take it back, then you’re not sovereign. This is something that I’m just learning from going back and reading source documents written by Jefferson, Taylor of Caroline and other luminaries, David Hume and ot….Continue


Monday, May 13th, 2013

Nullification Confusion? Come Here For Help.

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Mandeville, LA - Exclusive Video and Audio - The process of Nullification is gaining steam, which should make you and me excited, right? But in this case the process of Nullification is being explained incorrectly to people in a poll. In the poll, people are being told that Nullification is simply a state being able to invalidate any federal law that they don't agree with. Well that's not in the spirit of Nullification, we made a compact with the ….Continue

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Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

John Taylor On Taxes - Once They Start, They Never Stop

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Mandeville, LA – Exclusive Transcript – The citizens of this country are just as stupid as we can be, and that includes our forefathers who are just as lazy and apathetic as we could be. All the powers that we have granted that we refuse to reclaim are just mindboggling. The tyranny that could be inveighed on our heads is just staggering. Check out today’s transcript for the rest…….Continue

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Tuesday, February 19th, 2013

Nullification Illegal? Nah, It's the RIGHT of the State.

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Mandeville, LA - Exclusive Video and Audio - Many of the liberals out there will tell you that Nullification is illegal, in fact Lincoln himself supposedly outlawed it, but that's not possible. Nullification and interposition are the rights and the duty of the states when the Federal (National) Government gets out of hand. Just watch and listen to today's Founders TV to learn more from Mike as he discusses Donald Livingston's testimony on the subject, and be sure and pick up ….Continue

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Tuesday, January 29th, 2013

Biting The Big One: Boy Scouts To Admit Homosexual Masters

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That revolving door between the Big Business crowd that so loves Big Government now shows anyone willing to open their eyes and READ exactly what John Taylor called "Tyranny Unmasked"….Continue

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Thursday, December 20th, 2012

John Taylor Explains Our Corruptions; Mike Explains Why Living in the U.S. Is NOT Living Free

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Mandeville, LA - Exclusive Transcript - Taylor continues to insist that if you let just a little tyranny into the process so that you can control it, you are ultimately controlled by it. Just imagine if he could witness what we see today, and imagine what his thought would be. “You boys have to do what with what?” Don’t kid yourselves with the idea that you are free because you’re not, none of us are, not as long as that hulking menace that sits on the banks of that….Continue

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Friday, December 14th, 2012

John Taylor of Caroline - Debts Are Unnecessary to a Free People

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Mandeville, LA - Exclusive Transcript - What Taylor is saying is that you should only have a tariff because you have a couple duties that the general government has to discharge. You should only have the tariff so that you can raise money to do that. You should not use the tariff to enrich anyone. You should not use the tariff as a tool to try to guide commerce. Commerce will guide itself. The genius and the brilliance of John Taylor of Caroline in the founding generation….Continue

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Tuesday, December 11th, 2012

ObamaCare is Being Nullified by Governors Refusing to Open Exchanges

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Mandeville, LA - Exclusive Audio and Transcript - If the Feds cannot implement a plan to make use of our medical services, if they cannot implement a plan to take over and micromanage and manage our healthcare services, medical services, the medical services industry for all of us, what makes anyone think they can take over and manage our consumption of drugs for 314 million people? What makes you think they can take over and manage the administration of how we generate energ….Continue

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Monday, December 10th, 2012

Abel Upshur: States Are In Charge of Feds SCOTUS Hearing; Marriage Case is an Outcry

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Mandeville, LA - Exclusive Transcript - Brion McClanahan has an essay that is posted at The American Conservative Magazine today. In his essay “Is Secession Legal,” at one point in here, he gets to a great historical document that has not even been introduced on this show. It is Abel Upshur’s A Brief Enquiry into the True Nature and Character of Our Federal Government. Upshur wrote this in response to the lunatic Supreme Court Justice Joseph Story. The fact that thi….Continue

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Thursday, December 6th, 2012

Albert J Nock - republicanism and Scaling Down to End Tyranny

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Mandeville, LA - Exclusive Transcript - This piece by Albert J. Nock comes in handy, “What America Can Learn from Kutusov.”  This was published in 1936, so we’re going to hop in the King Dude’s wayback machine and go back a little bit in time.  I believe that Nock’s take on this and take on our general affliction is inspirational.  It ties in nicely and neatly with [r]epublicanism, which is what I encourage people to practice, because that’s what your founders a….Continue


Friday, October 5th, 2012

It Didn't Take 200 Years To Go This Far Off Course

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Mandeville, LA - Exclusive Transcript - Well, I don’t think it took 200 years to get this far screwed. There is something to be said for someone (hint, hint) writing and producing a movie that has as its feature that Patrick Henry and George Mason were successful in defeating the ratification of the Constitution in Virginia, which would have defeated ratification in New York, and probably would have defeated ratification in toto. What would have happened? Then the three-….Continue


Wednesday, September 19th, 2012

My Liberty Should Not Be On Your Ballot

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Mandeville, LA - Exclusive Audio and Transcript - We are micromanaged and governmentalized in a corrupt fashion just like they are in European countries that we so love to decry, just as they are in Canada as we so love to decry. Are there differences? Yes. Are there bigger tyrannies in Europe than there are here? I’m sure there are. Are there bigger tyrannies against civil liberties than there are here in Europe? I guarantee you there are….Continue

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Friday, September 14th, 2012

Debbie Schlussel Reviews "What Lincoln Killed"

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Mandeville, LA - Exclusive Transcript - Here's a quote from Debbie's review, read the rest in today's transcript: "It was interesting. To me, that’s the point of something like this, to make people think, and also to educate them. I always learn a lot when I listen to and/or watch your historical projects. You really are a scholar of these things. They don’t teach this stuff. Sure, I learned about the Supremacy Clause, I learned that a lo….Continue

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