John W. Whitehead

Constitutional attorney and author John W. Whitehead is founder and president of The Rutherford Institute. His new book Battlefield America: The War on the American People, the follow-up to his award-winning book A Government of Wolves: The Emerging American Police State (SelectBooks), paints a terrifying portrait of a nation at war with itself and which is on the verge of undermining the basic freedoms guaranteed to the citizenry in the Constitution. Whitehead can be contacted at johnw@rutherford.org.
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“When it gets down to having to use violence, then you are playing the system’s game. The establishment will irritate you – pull your beard, flick your face – to make you fight. Because once they’ve got you violent, then they know how to handle you. The only thing they don’t know how to handle is non-violence and humor.”—John Lennon

For those who remember when the first towers fell on 9/11, there is an unnerving feeling of déjà vu about the Paris attacks.

America’s next president will inherit more than a bitterly divided nation teetering on the brink of financial catastrophe when he or she assumes office.

We are a scant 40 years away from the futuristic world that science fiction author Philip K. Dick envisioned for Minority Report.

Caught up in the spectacle of the forthcoming 2016 presidential elections, Americans are agenerally foggy about everything that has happened since.

In the American police state, you’re either a prisoner or a prison bureaucrat.

What began with the passage of the USA Patriot Act in October 2001 has snowballed into the eradication of every vital safeguard against government overreach, corruption and abuse.

There’s an ill will blowing across the country.

“The people have the power, all we have to do is awaken that power in the people…. We are the government.”—John Lennon

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