STUMBLING OVER THE TRUTH
STUMBLING OVER THE TRUTH
by Michael Peroutka
Winston Churchill is credited with saying that “men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry on as if nothing ever happened”.
This got me to thinking about the whole idea of truth.
What is the essence of truth? What is “the truth”? Where does the truth come from and how do you know it when it is told to you?
For example, many scientists that receive government funding say that global warming is true. Yet, many independent scientists say this isn’t so.
Another example is the Sandy Hook massacre which has been exploited to deny Americans their divine right to self defense. But information readily available on the internet makes a strong case that the Sandy Hook massacre was a hoax that was, in fact, staged by the government. Just type in “Sandy Hook hoax” and you will see what I mean. Could this be the truth?
My point here is that whatever (or whoever) you may blithely accept as the source of truth is going to determine your opinion and guide your actions.
You may think that the government is the source of truth.
Or, you may think that if you saw it on TV, it must be the truth.
But if your source is false, then your judgments and your actions are doomed to result in error, failure and chaos.
In the 14th Chapter of John’s Gospel, Jesus Christ says “I am the Way, the Truth and the Light.” And, in Hebrews 13 and Verse 8, it is written that “Jesus Christ is the same yesterday, today and forever.”
Putting these two truths together our founders were able to construct a government where law and truth were unchangeable, reliable and just.
Justice is lost today because our legislatures, governors, judges and president have rejected God’s Word as the Source of Truth.
You just stumbled over the Truth. Now, please pick yourself up and carry on like something just happened.
This is MAP for IOTC bringing you TAV.
This might be a good place to mention that the American view of law and government is based on the idea that truth and law are objective to us. They do not change.
Some people think that global warming is true
After the 9/11 explosions, the official government story was thoroughly debunked by many including David Ray Griffin in his book “A New Pearl Harbor”. Is it true, as many say, that the federal government was complicit in the destruction and the loss of life that day?
Captain Terry M. Hestilow
The following is United States Army Captain Terry M. Hestilow's (retired) full letter to his Texas Senator John Cornyn regarding the Department of Homeland Security's arms race, especially since they have no authority to wage war on Americans or anyone else. Hestilow, who posted the letter on Facebook, says DHS must surrender their weapons immediately to the Department of Defense.
The letter begins below:
"Re: Department of Homeland Security (DHS) and that agencies preparation for war against citizens of the United States of America.
Dear Senator Cornyn,
It is with gravest concern that I write to you today concerning the recent appropriation of weapons by the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) that can only be understood as a bold threat of war by that agency, and the Obama administration, against the citizens of the United States of America. To date, DHS has been unwilling to provide to you, the elected representatives of the People, justification for recent purchases of almost 3,000 mine-resistant ambush-protected (MRAP) armored personnel carriers, 1.6 billion rounds of ammunition (with associated weapons), and other weapons systems, when, in fact, the DHS has no war mission or war making authority within the limits of the United States of America.
Significant is the fact that at the same time the Obama administration is arming his DHS for war within the limits of the United States against the People of the United States in accordance with his 2008 campaign speech claiming,
“We cannot continue to rely only on our military in order to achieve the national security objectives that we’ve set. We’ve gotta (sic) have a civilian national security force that’s just as powerful, just as strong, just as well funded [as the United States military]”-- Candidate Barack Obama, 2008.
The Obama administration is deliberately defunding, overextending, and hollowing the Department of Defense; the only legitimate agency of the U.S. government with a war mission.
This act of the Obama administration stands as a glaring threat of war against our nation’s citizens! This act of the Obama administration can only be understood as a tyrannical threat against the Constitution of the United States of America! If left unresolved, the peace loving citizens who have sworn to defend the United States Constitution “against all enemies, both foreign and domestic” are left no option except to prepare to defend themselves, and the U.S. Constitution, against this Administration’s “coup” against the People and the foundations of liberty fought for and defended for the past 238 years. We have no choice if we honor our oaths.
The only proper response to this threat against the American people is for the representatives of the People, the members of the U.S. House and Senate, to demand in clear terms that the Administration cannot ignore, that the Department of Homeland Security immediately surrender their newly appropriated weapons of war to the Department of Defense (DoD). Further, since the DHS has assumed a position in the Administration to enforce the tyrannical acts of this president against the People of the United States against the limits of the United States Constitution, it remains for the United States Congress to exercise its limiting power in the balancing of powers established by our founding fathers, to disestablish and dissolve the DHS as soon as possible. One needs only to look to the rise of Adolf Hitler, and his associated DHS organizations, the SA and the SS, of 1932-1934, to see the outcome of allowing an agency of government this kind of control over the free citizens of a nation. The people of Germany could not have imagined, until it was too late, the danger of allowing a tyrant this kind of power. We must not be so naïve as to think it will not happen to us as well if we remain passive toward this power grab by the Marxist Obama administration!
Finally, for more than two centuries the nation has lived in peace at home because of the protections of our legitimate military and the many appropriate state and federal law enforcement agencies, supported by Constitutional courts. We stand today at a cross-road. Will we allow this present Administration to overthrow our United States Constitution and its legal processes to amend injustices, or, will we honor our obligations to defend the Constitution against a “domestic” enemy? Our Constitution lays out the proper methods of resolving our differences; and it does not include its overthrow by a rogue agency of a Marxist leadership at home. You, sir, are our constitutionally elected agent to defend our Constitution at home. We are counting upon you. We remain aware, however, of this present threat and will not expose ourselves as an easy prey to the authors of the destruction of our nation.
I know that this letter demands much of you. We elected you because we, the citizens of the State of Texas, believe that you are up to the task at hand and will, against all threats, honor your oath and office. We are also writing to your fellow members of the House and Senate to stand in integrity with the Constitution and against this present threat by the Obama administration and his DHS.
We refuse to surrender our Constitution or our nation!
Captain Terry M. Hestilow
United States Army, Retired
Fort Worth, Texas
March 23, 2013