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Declaration of Independence

by Ted Lang Saturday, Jul. 02, 2005 at 11:02 AM

Targets of opportunity anyone?

The Declaration Of

Independence Of The

United States

Outside CONGRESS, on Independence Day, July 4, 2005

Edited and Updated Version

By Ted Lang

©2004-2005 All Rights Reserved

7-1-5



The unanimous Declaration of the PEOPLE of the fifty United States of America...



When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for the people to dissolve the political bands of oppression which have connected them with their chosen government, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which the Laws of Nature and of Nature's God entitle them, a decent respect to the opinions of mankind requires that they should declare the causes which impel them to the separation.



We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and Property...and that to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed.



Further, that whenever *any* Form of Government (The Bush Regime and The Supreme Soviet Court) becomes destructive of these ends, it is the Right of the People to alter or to abolish it, and to institute new Government, laying its foundation on such principles and organizing its powers in such form, as to them shall seem most likely to effect their Safety (getting out of Iraq and untangling from Israel) to ensure both their Security and their Pursuit of Happiness.



Prudence, indeed, will dictate that Governments long established should not be changed for light and transient causes; and, accordingly, all experience hath shown that mankind are more disposed to suffer, while evils are sufferable, than to right themselves by abolishing the forms to which they are accustomed.



However, when a long train of abuses and usurpations, pursuing invariably the same Object evinces a design to reduce them under absolute Despotism (Bush), it is their right, it is their duty, to throw off such Government, and to provide new Guards for their future security.



Such has been the patient sufferance of these United States; and such is now the necessity which constrains them to alter their former Systems of Government. The history of the present King of America (George II) is a history of repeated injuries and usurpations, all having in direct object the establishment of an absolute Tyranny over these States, and for that matter, much of the entire world according to the plan of Lucifer and Ariel Sharon. To prove this, let Facts be submitted to a candid world.



HE has refused his Assent to Laws, the most wholesome and necessary for the public good, and permitted flagrant violations of other Laws, particularly with regard to illegal immigration.



HE has forbidden his Secretaries to pass Laws of immediate and pressing importance, such as the arming of airline pilots, unless suspended in their operation till his Assent should be obtained; and when so suspended, he has utterly neglected to attend to them as is his duty, particularly in supporting, defending and protecting the Constitution.



HE has refused to pass other Laws for the accommodation of large districts of people, unless those people would relinquish the right of Representation in the Legislature, such as an open debate as regards the USA PATRIOT Act abolishing our Bill of Rights, rights inestimable to the People and formidable to tyrants only.



HE has called together legislative bodies at places unusual, uncomfortable, and distant from the depository of their public Records, for the sole purpose of fatiguing them into compliance with his measures, such as Congressman Conyers' banishment to a Congressional basement for his panel for the review of the Downing Street Memos proving he lied US into an unnecessary, costly war.



HE has dissolved Representative Houses repeatedly, for opposing with manly firmness his invasions on the rights of the people, by allowing Congressman James Sensenbrenner to summarily disband a review of the horrors of the USA PATRIOT Act which virtually abolishes our Bill of Rights.



HE has refused for a long time, after such dissolutions, to cause others to be elected; whereby the Legislative powers, incapable of Annihilation, have returned to the People at large for their exercise; the State remaining in the mean time exposed to all the dangers of invasion from without, and convulsions within.



HE has endeavored to prevent the population of these States by legitimate immigrants; for that purpose obstructing the Laws for Naturalization of Foreigners; refusing to pass others to encourage their migrations hither, and raising the conditions of new Appropriations of Lands.



He has obstructed the Administration of Justice, by refusing his Assent to Laws for establishing Judiciary powers, and tried to force politically oriented judges upon US, instead of those with adequate legal training and the resultant capability of assessing laws in accordance with both justice and common sense.



He has made Judges dependent on his Will alone, for the tenure of their offices, and the amount and payment of their salaries, and intimidated them to rescind both the Fifth Amendment of the Bill of Rights and the People's right to Private property ownership.



He has erected a multitude of New Offices, such as the bloated and unnecessary Department of Fatherland Security, and the Transportation Security Agency, and sent hither swarms of Officers to harass our people, and eat out their substance.



He has kept among us, in times of peace, Standing Armies without the consent of our legislatures, and formed "Free Speech Zones," thereby violating the First Amendment's guarantee of the People's right to petition the Government for a redress of grievances, as well as their right to assemble freely.



He has affected to render the Military independent of and superior to the Civil power, and under central government auspices, turned the Police of our States, Cities, Towns and Counties against US, combining them with Military operations, thus violating Congress' 1878 Posse Comitatus Act.



He has combined with others to subject us to a jurisdiction [New World Order and Israel] foreign to our constitution and unacknowledged by our laws; giving his Assent to their Acts of pretended Legislation:



For Quartering large bodies of armed troops among us, and creating "Free Speech Zones" encapsulated by dangerous razor wire and augmented by federalized Police armed with dangerous fully automatic weapons of Mass Annihilation and Destruction [MAD]:



For protecting them, by a mock Trial, from punishment for any Murders which they should commit on the Inhabitants of these States, and threatening and imprisoning members of our free and independent press:



For cutting off beneficial free market Trade with all parts of the world via GATT, NAFTA and the soon to be enacted CAFTA, thereby causing our People to lose their means of employment:



For imposing Taxes and intolerable gasoline prices on us without our Consent:



For depriving us, in many cases, of the benefits of Trial by Jury [USA PATRIOT Act], and condoning and initiating illegal imprisonment and torture:



For transporting us beyond Seas to be tried and tortured [rendition] for pretended offences [International kidnapping and exported torture]:



For abolishing the free System of English Laws [such as habeas corpus], establishing an Arbitrary government [the Zionist PNAC Cabal and AIPAC], and enlarging its Boundaries so as to render it at once an example and fit instrument for introducing the same absolute rule into these United States of America:



For taking away our Charters, abolishing our most valuable Laws, and altering fundamentally the Forms of our Governments:



For suspending our own State Legislatures and their initiatives, and subordinating those to the Federal government via tax authority and economic blackmail, and threatening armed intervention, and declaring these legislatures divested of power to legislate for US in all cases whatsoever.



HE has abdicated Government here, by declaring us out of his Protection and waging War against US

in the abstract by his "War on Terror," and by standing down our defenses on September 11, 2005.



HE has plundered and hideously abused innocent nations, burnt our towns and buildings, and destroyed the lives of our people, and plundered the natural resources of other Nations thereby inviting retaliation against our People.



HE is at this time transporting large Armies of foreign Mercenaries to complete the works of death, desolation and tyranny, already begun with circumstances of Cruelty, Torture and Mass Murder and perfidy scarcely paralleled in the most barbarous ages, and totally conducted himself as totally unworthy as the Head of a civilized nation.



HE has constrained our fellow Citizens taken Captive in civilian-staffed Reserve and National Guard units in his control to bear Arms against other non-threatening peaceful Nations, unjustly extending their duty assignments, and has been neglectful in his duty to our wounded and maimed warfighters, has suspended and reduced veterans' benefits, has failed to appear at even one military funeral, has forbidden members of Congress from honoring our military dead by their presence at funerals, has disallowed honest coverage of our war casualties by a formerly free and independent press, and forced our military to become the executioners of innocent, unarmed citizens and their friends and Brethren in peaceful Nations posing no threat to US.



HE has excited domestic insurrections amongst us, and has endeavored to bring on the inhabitants of our frontiers, merciless and criminal Foreign Illegal Immigrants and Terrorists, whose known rule of warfare, is an undistinguished destruction of all ages, sexes and conditions in retaliation for the very same practices He has directed towards the Populations of other Nations.



In every stage of these Oppressions We have Petitioned for Redress in the most humble terms: Our repeated Petitions have been answered only by repeated injury. A Prince whose character is thus marked by every act which may define a Tyrant, is unfit to be the ruler of a free people.



Nor have We been wanting in attentions to our Congressional brethren. We have warned them from time to time of attempts by their legislature to extend an unwarrantable jurisdiction over us. We have reminded them of the circumstances of our emigration and settlement here. We have appealed to their native justice and magnanimity, and we have conjured them by the ties of our common kindred to disavow these usurpations, which, would inevitably interrupt our connections and correspondence.



They, too, have been deaf to the voice of justice and of consanguinity. We must, therefore, acquiesce in the necessity, which denounces our Separation, and hold them, as we hold the rest of mankind, Enemies in War, in Peace Friends.



We, therefore, the People of the united States of America, in General and in rapidly increasing numbers, and as yet Unassembled, and appealing to the Supreme Judge of the world for the rectitude of our intentions, do, in the Name, and by the Authority of the good People of these United States of America, solemnly publish and declare, That these United States are, and of Right ought to be Free and Independent States; that they are Absolved from all Allegiance to the Washington Crown, and that all political connection between them and the Central Government of the United States, is and ought to be totally dissolved; and that as Free and Independent States, they have full Power to levy War, conclude Peace, contract Alliances, establish Commerce, and to do all other Acts and Things which Independent States may of right do. And for the support of this Declaration, with a firm reliance on the protection of divine Providence, we mutually pledge to each other our Lives, our Fortunes and our sacred Honor.



Ted Lang is a political analyst and freelance writer.

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