• A Constitutional Republic No More

    A Constitutional Republic No More

    The deliberations of the Constitutional Convention of 1787 were held in strict secrecy. Citizens gathered outside Independence Hall in Philadelphia during the proceedings, attempting to learn what sort of government had been agreed upon behind [...]

  • The Crushing Wages of Progressivism

    The Crushing Wages of Progressivism

    (First in a series on National Security and the 2016 presidential election) On the same day, September 27, 2016, nine days before the first presidential debate between Clinton and Trump, a Somali American, Dahir Adan, [...]

  • Book Review: The Field of Fight by Lt. General Michael T. Flynn

    Book Review: The Field of Fight by Lt. General Michael T. Flynn

    The Field of Fight: How We Can Win the Global War Against Islam and Its Allies As we are in the final run up toward a presidential election where one of the candidates is arguably guilty [...]

Stop Backing Down in the Face of Domestic Islamic Threats and Intimidation

June 16th, 2016|Comments Off on Stop Backing Down in the Face of Domestic Islamic Threats and Intimidation

The above title and the following excerpt describes one of my proscriptions for winning World War III with the IslamoNazi’s. They will appear in my forthcoming book. There is an overarching reason why the FBI [...]

The Flying Killer Robots and Psychological Warfare

May 31st, 2016|Comments Off on The Flying Killer Robots and Psychological Warfare

The recent killing of the Taliban Chieftain, Mullah Akhtar Mansour, by a drone inside the Pakistan province of Baluchistan, is a striking reminder that we have entered a futuristic world where war is waged by [...]

If You Broke It, You Own It

March 12th, 2016|Comments Off on If You Broke It, You Own It

At the outset of the first Iraq war, Colin Powell warned President Bush 41 that he saw no exit strategy for the U.S. if our forces pursued Iraqi troops from Kuwait all the way to [...]

How Does the Next President Stop Losing the War on Terror

February 12th, 2016|Comments Off on How Does the Next President Stop Losing the War on Terror

I spoke to Cliff May who is the founder and President of the Foundation for Defense of Democracies which he created immediately following 9/11. FDD today is one of the nation’s most highly regarded national security policy institutes. Kelley:  [...]

Larry Kelley's Cover Article for The Blaze Magazine; Sept 2014REVEALED: OUR NIGHTMARE SCENARIO and why our government isn’t protecting us.

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larryfishingMy wife considers me at times to be an insufferable alarmist. I found out though that I’m only a modern participant in a long tradition of American alarmists and also think I may have actually identified the first. His name was Professor Alexander Tyler. The professor was an expert on the Athenian Republic and was commenting here on the new republic that was being discussed in whispered tones by a growing number of American revolutionaries of his day. He wrote this alarming piece around 1760:

The Fall of the Republic
A democracy cannot exist as a permanent form of government. It can only exist until the voters discover that they can vote themselves money from the public treasure. From that moment on, the majority always votes for the candidates promising the most money from the public treasury, with the result that a democracy always collapses over loose fiscal policy followed by a dictatorship. The average age of the world’s great civilizations has been two hundred years. These nations have progressed through the following sequence: from bondage to spiritual faith, from spiritual faith to great courage, from courage to liberty, from liberty to abundance, from abundance to selfishness, from selfishness to complacency from complacency to apathy, from apathy to dependency, from dependency back to bondage.