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ACRU Applauds Supreme Court Second Amendment Decision: New York Rifle & Pistol Assoc v. Bruen

June 23, 2022|

The American Constitutional Rights Union (ACRU) applauds the recent decision of the Supreme Court in New York State Rifle and Pistol Association (NYSRPA) vs. Bruen striking down the state’s abhorrent “may issue” scheme. “May issue” rights are no rights at all. Such policies are an abomination under the Bill of Rights of this Constitutional Republic.

Press Release: Allen West — Intolerance Leads to Cultural Suicide

May 10, 2022|

Have you ever wondered which group is the most “extreme political organization in the United States?” Perhaps the Ku Klux Klan? How about Antifa? Maybe the Weather Underground? Or what about the Westboro Baptist Church crowd? Nope. According to President Joe Biden, the most extreme political organization is “those MAGA people.”

Media Availability: Allen West — Eventbrite Cancels ACRU Memorial Day Weekend Muster Invitation

April 28, 2022|

Do you know what type of events “woke” tech company Eventbrite values and promotes? How about naked yoga, semen retention, and “meet a black person?” Regarding that last one, is there anything more inherently condescending and racist? Do you want to know what type of events offend Eventbrite’s “less durable” sensitivities? Memorial Day weekend gatherings for veterans and military honoring our country and those who made the ultimate sacrifice. 

Media Availability: Allen West, Race and American Exceptionalism

April 11, 2022|

In a new OPED for American Constitutional Rights Union, Executive Director Lt. Col. Allen West writes, “This past Thursday evening at the University of Buffalo (UB), I was invited by the Young America's Foundation Chapter at UB to deliver a presentation on “Race and American Exceptionalism.”  Before I even arrived, the nature of my visit was made controversial when students on the campus ripped down flyers and even conducted a campus walking protest. Therefore, I knew this would be quite a hostile environment. The question I have is, why?”

Media Availability: Allen West — Unity? No, the Left Wants Conformity

April 6, 2022|

In a new OPED for American Constitutional Rights Union, Executive Director Lt. Col. Allen West writes, “Recall the theme of Joe Biden's presidential address, ‘Unity.’ Well, that was a bunch of bovine excrement, as we would say here in Texas. The real theme of Biden's speech and the mantra of the progressive socialist left is "conformity."

Press Release: A growing number of retired Flag Officers call for top military resignations

September 2, 2021|

Nearly 90 retired generals and admirals (Flag Officers) signed a letter calling for the resignation of the Secretary of Defense (SECDEF) and the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff (CJCS) based on their key roles involving events surrounding the disastrous withdrawal from Afghanistan. The hasty retreat has left an unknown number of Americans stranded in dangerous areas controlled by a brutal enemy along with Afghans who supported American forces.

ACRU’s Ken Blackwell chairs the America First Policy Institute’s Center for Election Integrity in Cooperative Effort to Protect America’s Election System

August 22, 2021|

The American Constitutional Rights Union (ACRU) announced today that ACRU Policy Board Member and former Ohio Secretary of State, Ken Blackwell, is chairing the America First Policy Institute's Center for Election Integrity in a cooperative effort to encourage citizen involvement in protecting American elections.

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‘Honor the Oath’ Petition Calls on Secretary Austin to Defend the Constitution, Not the Marxist Revolution

June 29, 2021|

The Committee to Support and Defend the Constitution launched a petition today exposing toxic Marxist Critical Race Theory and its anti-constitutional objectives during an interview with Brigadier General Don Bolduc, U.S. Army (Ret.) on Steve Bannon’s War Room Pandemic. The petition calls on Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin to “honor the oath” to “support and defend” the Constitution of the United States by countermanding orders he has issued since taking office that have eroded military cohesion and readiness.

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Over 1000 retired Generals, Admirals, non-Flag Officers and enlisted decry “wokeness” in the U.S. Military

June 25, 2021|

Lt. Col Allen West (ret) and over 1000 retired and former military warned of threats to the Constitution and the nation’s military readiness posed by the increased priority placed on “wokeness” in the military. Flag Officers 4 America and the Committee to Support and Defend joined forces to alert the nation to the major national security issue America faces if these policies continue.

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Thousands of Army National Guard soldiers who haven’t gotten COVID-19 vaccine could be forced out | Fox News

June 28, 2022|

Up to 40,000 Army National Guard soldiers across the country – about 13% of the force – have not gotten the mandated COVID-19 vaccine, and as the deadline for shots looms, at least 14,000 of them have flatly refused and could be forced out of the service. Guard soldiers have until Thursday to get the vaccine. According to data obtained by The Associated Press, between 20% to 30% of Guard members in six states are not vaccinated, and more than 10% in 43 other states still need shots.

Arizona woman admits guilt in ballot collection scheme

June 3, 2022|

An Arizona woman accused of illegally collecting early ballots in the 2020 primary election pleaded guilty Thursday in an agreement with state prosecutors that saw the more serious forgery and conspiracy charges dismissed and limited any potential for a lengthy prison sentence. Guillermina Fuentes, 66, could get probation for running what Arizona attorney general's office investigators said was a sophisticated operation using her status as a well-known Democratic operative in the border city of San Luis to persuade voters to let her gather and in some cases fill out their ballots.

State Farm: Like A Creepy Neighbor?

June 2, 2022|

On January 18, 2022, State Farm sent an email recruiting its agents for a “unique project”. Consumers’ Research obtained a copy of that email, and alerted the public. As a result, State Farm ended its relationship with the GenderCool Project. But that was after nearly six-months of State Farm delivering books about being transgender and non-binary to elementary schools, libraries and community centers.

Air Force Admits Religious Accommodations Only for Leaving Airmen

May 12, 2022|

The Air Force admitted Monday during a preliminary injunction hearing that it has rejected all religious accommodation requests for the coronavirus vaccine from airmen except for those who were already leaving the service, Breitbart News has learned. This means that the service has granted zero meaningful requests and denied over 7,595 — which would end the careers of airmen who still choose to not to take the vaccine, according to the attorney arguing the case in the courtroom.

U.S military must reject political indoctrination

May 12, 2022|

Our nation’s military power is being eroded by the imposition of anti-American values through training regimes that repackage Marxist dogma under the guise of equity, inclusion and “wokeness.” Racism is proposed as the arbiter in all relationships and is supposedly still concealed within the fabric of America’s military institutions.

Pa. Testimony Explains How Leftist Money Infiltrated Elections In 2020

April 9, 2022|

The Democrat governor’s office in Pennsylvania colluded with left-wing activists to secure millions of dollars in private money to run get-out-the-vote efforts in blue counties in the swing state in 2020, new, explosive testimony revealed. The Pennsylvania legislature heard this testimony, backed up by email evidence, on Tuesday during the first public hearing on two new bills seeking to block private grants.