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      We need to under Use of Force action by Congress and/or an UN mandated Operation like the one in Libya two years ago to stop the Assad Regime in Syria from killing his own people. I mean look the Leader there killed children with WMD's for crying out loud!

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      BOOKSTORE
      Act of 1871
      1871, February 21: Congress Passes an Act to Provide a Government for
      the District of Columbia, also known as the Act of 1871.
      With no constitutional authority to do so, Congress creates a separate form of
      government for the District of Columbia, a ten mile square parcel of land (see,
      Acts of the Forty-first Congress,” Section 34, Session III, chapters 61 and 62).
      The act — passed when the country was weakened and financially depleted in
      the aftermath of the Civil War — was a strategic move by foreign interests
      (international bankers) who were intent upon gaining a stranglehold on the
      coffers and neck of America. Congress cut a deal with the international bankers
      (specifically Rothschilds of London) to incur a DEBT to said bankers. Because
      the bankers were not about to lend money to a floundering nation without
      serious stipulations, they devised a way to get their foot in the door of the
      United States.
      The Act of 1871 formed a corporation called THE UNITED STATES. The
      corporation, OWNED by foreign interests, moved in and shoved the original
      Constitution into a dustbin. With the Act of 1871, the organic Constitution was
      defaced — in effect vandalized and sabotage — when the title was capitalized
      and the word “for” was changed to “of” in the title.
      THE CONSTITUTION OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA is the constitution of
      the incorporated UNITED STATES OF AMERICA. It operates in an economic
      capacity and has been used to fool the People into thinking it governs the
      Republic. It does is not! Capitalization is NOT insignificant when one is referring
      to a legal document. This seemingly “minor” alteration has had a major impact
      on every subsequent generation of Americans. What Congress did by passing
      the Act of 1871 was create an entirely new document, a constitution for the
      government of the District of Columbia, an INCORPORATED government. This
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      newly altered Constitution was not intended to benefit the Republic. It benefits
      only the corporation of the UNITED STATES OF AMERICA and operates entirely
      outside the original (organic) Constitution.
      Instead of having absolute and unalienable rights guaranteed under the organic
      Constitution, we the people now have “relative” rights or privileges. One
      example is the Sovereign’s right to travel, which has now been transformed
      (under corporate government policy) into a “privilege” that requires citizens to
      be licensed. (Passports) By passing the Act of 1871, Congress committed
      TREASON against the People who were Sovereign under the grants and decrees
      of the Declaration of Independence and the organic Constitution. [Information
      courtesy of Lisa Guliani, www.babelmagazine.com. The Act of 1871 became the
      FOUNDATION of all the treason since committed by government officials.]
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      Dove: The following is an expansion and further explanation of the above (an
      adaptation of Lisa’s work, done with her permission), which you may want to
      read for your own edification. Whereas my Chapter 9 is a time-map of the major
      Headlines and Landmines of the 200-years-plus history of America, each
      subsequent chapter goes into particular details. This section is from Chapter 18,
      “The Tale of Two Governments, which overall addresses the difference between
      a democracy and a republic as well as the fact of a federal government and a
      shadow government practicing under the guise of The Corporation. I’m sure Lisa
      won’t mind your using what you need in order to make whatever point you wish
      to make in the moment. . . . C.
      ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~`
      The United States Isn’t a Country; It’s a Corporation! In preparation for stealing
      America, the puppets of Britain’s banking cabal had already created a second
      government, a Shadow Government designed to manage what the common
      herd believed was a democracy, but what really was an incorporated UNITED
      STATES. Together this chimera, this two-headed monster, disallowed the
      common herd all rights of sui juris. [you, in your sovereignty]
      Congress, with no authority to do so, created a separate form of government for
      the District of Columbia, a ten-mile square parcel of land. WHY and HOW did
      they do so? First, Lisa Guliani of Babel Magazine, reminds us that the Civil War
      was, in fact, “little more than a calculated front with fancy footwork by
      backroom players.” Then she adds: “It was also a strategic maneuver by British
      and European interests (international bankers) intent on gaining a stranglehold
      on the coffers of America. And, because Congress knew our country was in dire
      financial straits, certain members of Congress cut a deal with the international
      bankers (in those days, the Rothschilds of London were dipping their fingers into
      everyone’s pie). . . . . There you have the WHY, why members of Congress
      permitted the international bankers to gain further control of America. . . . . .
      “Then, by passing the Act of 1871, Congress formed a corporation known as
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      THE UNITED STATES. This corporation, owned by foreign interests, shoved the
      organic version of the Constitution aside by changing the word ‘for’ to ‘of’ in the
      title. Let me explain: the original Constitution drafted by the Founding Fathers
      read: ‘The Constitution for the united states of America.’ [note that neither the
      words 'united' nor 'states' began with capital letters] But the CONSTITUTION OF
      THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA’ is a corporate constitution, which is
      absolutely NOT the same document you think it is. First of all, it ended all our
      rights of sovereignty [sui juris]. So you now have the HOW, how the
      international bankers got their hands on THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA.”
      To fully understand how our rights of sovereignty were ended, you must know
      the full meaning of sovereign: “Chief or highest, supreme power, superior in
      position to all others; independent of and unlimited by others; possessing or
      entitled to; original and independent authority or jurisdiction.” (Webster).
      In short, our government, which was created by and for us as sovereigns — free
      citizens deemed to have the highest authority in the land – was stolen from us,
      along with our rights. Keep in mind that, according to the original Constitution,
      only We the People are sovereign. Government is not sovereign. The Declaration
      of Independence say, “…government is subject to the consent of the governed.”
      That’s us — the sovereigns. When did you last feet like a sovereign? As Lisa
      Guliani explained:
      “It doesn’t take a rocket scientist or a constitutional historian to figure out that
      the U.S. Government has NOT been subject to the consent of the governed
      since long before you or I were born. Rather, the governed are subject to the
      whim and greed of the corporation, which has stretched its tentacles beyond the
      ten-mile-square parcel of land known as the District of Columbia. In fact, it has
      invaded every state of the Republic. Mind you, the corporation has NO
      jurisdiction beyond the District of Columbia. You just think it does. “You see,
      you are ‘presumed’ to know the law, which is very weird since We the People
      are taught NOTHING about the law in school. We memorize obscure facts and
      phrases here and there, like the Preamble, which says, ‘We the
      People…establish this Constitution for the United States of America.’ But our
      teachers only gloss over the Bill of Rights. Our schools (controlled by the
      corporate government) don’t delve into the Constitution at depth. After all, the
      corporation was established to indoctrinate and ‘dumb-down’ the masses, not to
      teach anything of value or importance. Certainly, no one mentioned that
      America was sold-out to foreign interests, that we were beneficiaries of the debt
      incurred by Congress, or that we were in debt to the international bankers. Yet,
      for generations, Americans have had the bulk of their earnings confiscated to
      pay a massive debt that they did not incur. There’s an endless stream of things
      the People aren’t told. And, now that you are being told, how do you feel about
      being made the recipient of a debt without your knowledge or consent? “After
      passage of the Act of 1871 Congress set a series of subtle and overt deceptions
      into motion, deceptions in the form of decisions that were meant to sell us down
      the river. Over time, the Republic took it on the chin until it was knocked down
      and counted out by a technical KO [knock out]. With the surrender of the
      people’s gold in 1933, the ‘common herd’ was handed over to illegitimate law.
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      (I’ll bet you weren’t taught THAT in school.)
      “Our corporate form of governance is based on Roman Civil Law and Admiralty,
      or Maritime, Law, which is also known as the ‘Divine Right of Kings’ and the
      ‘Law of the Seas’ — another fact of American history not taught in our schools.
      Actually, Roman Civil Law was fully established in the colonies before our nation
      began, and then became managed by private international law. In other words,
      the government — the government created for the District of Columbia via the
      Act of 1871 – operates solely under Private International Law, not Common
      Law, which was the foundation of our Constitutional Republic. “This fact has
      impacted all Americans in concrete ways. For instance, although Private
      International Law is technically only applicable within the District of Columbia,
      and NOT in the other states of the Union, the arms of the Corporation of the
      UNITED STATES are called ‘departments’ — i.e., the Justice Department, the
      Treasury Department. And those departments affect everyone, no matter where
      (in what state) they live. Guess what? Each department belongs to the
      corporation — to the UNITED STATES.
      “Refer to any UNITED STATES CODE (USC). Note the capitalization; this is
      evidence of a corporation, not a Republic. For example, In Title 28 3002 (15)
      (A) (B) ©, it is unequivocally stated that the UNITED STATES is a corporation.
      Translation: the corporation is NOT a separate and distinct entity; it is not
      disconnected from the government; it IS the government — your government.
      This is extremely important! I refer to it as the ‘corporate EMPIRE of the UNITED
      STATES,’ which operates under Roman Civil Law outside the original
      Constitution. How do you like being ruled by a corporation? You say you’ll ask
      your Congressperson about this? HA!! “Congress is fully aware of this deception.
      So it’s time that you, too, become aware of the deception. What this great
      deception means is that the members of Congress do NOT work for us, for you
      and me. They work for the Corporation, for the UNITED STATES. No wonder we
      can’t get them to do anything on our behalf, or meet or demands, or answer our
      questions.
      “Technically, legally, or any other way you want to look at the matter, the
      corporate government of the UNITED STATES has no jurisdiction or authority in
      ANY State of the Union (the Republic) beyond the District of Columbia. Let that
      tidbit sink in, then ask yourself, could this deception have occurred without full
      knowledge and complicity of the Congress? Do you think it happened by
      accident? If you do, you’re deceiving yourself.
      “There are no accidents, no coincidences. Face the facts and confront the truth.
      Remember, you are presumed to know the law. THEY know you don’t know the
      law or, for that matter, your history. Why? Because no concerted effort was
      ever made to teach or otherwise inform you. As a Sovereign, you are entitled to
      full disclosure of all facts. As a slave, you are entitled to nothing other than
      what the corporation decides to ‘give’ you.
      “Remember also that ‘Ignorance of the law is no excuse.’ It’s your responsibility
      and obligation to learn the law and know how it applies to you. No wonder the
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      corporation counted on the fact that most people are too indifferent,
      unconcerned, distracted, or lazy to learn what they need to know to survive
      within the system. We have been conditioned to let the government do our
      thinking for us. Now’s the time to turn that around if we intend to help save our
      Republic and ourselves — before it’s too late.
      “As an instrument of the international bankers, the UNITED STATES owns you
      from birth to death. It also holds ownership of all your assets, of your property,
      even of your children. Think long and hard about all the bills taxes, fines, and
      licenses you have paid for or purchased. Yes, they had you by the pockets. If
      you don’t believe it, read the 14th Amendment. See how ‘free’ you really are.
      Ignorance of the facts led to your silence. Silence is construed as consent;
      consent to be beneficiaries of a debt you did not incur. As a Sovereign People
      we have been deceived for hundreds of years; we think we are free, but in truth
      we are servants of the corporation.
      “Congress committed treason against the People in 1871. Honest men could
      have corrected the fraud and treason. But apparently there weren’t enough
      honest men to counteract the lust for money and power. We lost more freedom
      than we will ever know, thanks to corporate infiltration of our so-called
      ‘government.’ “Do you think that any soldier who died in any of our many wars
      would have fought if he or she had known the truth? Do you think one person
      would have laid down his/her life for a corporation? How long will we remain
      silent? How long will we perpetuate the MYTH that we are free? When will we
      stand together as One Sovereign People? When will we take back what has been
      as stolen from the us?
      “If the People of America had known to what extent their trust was betrayed,
      how long would it have taken for a real revolution to occur? What we now need
      is a Revolution in THOUGHT. We need to change our thinking, then we can
      change our world. Our children deserve their rightful legacy — the liberty our
      ancestors fought to preserve, the legacy of a Sovereign and Fully Free People.”
      [Posted 8/27/02, www.babelmagazine.com/]
      Wisdom And Freedom produced by WORLD NEWSSTAND
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      file:///C|/Documents%20and%20Settings/Byron%20Wine/Desktop/Act%20of%201871.htm (6 of 6) [8/21/2005 11:30:44 AM]The District of Columbia Organic Act of 1871 aka “An Act to provide a Government for the District of Columbia (41st Congress, 3d Sess., ch. 62, 16 Stat. 419, enacted 1871-02-21) is an Act of Congress, which revoked the individual charters of the City of Washington, the City of Georgetown, and the County of Washington and created a new city government for the entire District of Columbia. The legislation effectively merged what had been separate municipalities within the federal territory into a single entity. It is for this reason that the city, while legally named the District of Columbia, is still commonly known as Washington, D.C. However, this act was abolished in 1874, and while the name did not change, the territorial Governor was replaced with a three-member Board of Commissioners appointed by the President. This system existed until 1974 when the District of Columbia Home Rule Act allowed for District residents to elect their own mayor.

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