Blog posts : "michael connelly"


December 15, 2017


          This has become a Christmas tradition for me and some of you have seen this post before, but it is that time of year when I start thinking about the importance of friends and family and why I should be thankful for the country I live in. It is also the time when I think abou…

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December 3, 2017

Imagine the following scenario; you live in a country where the universities have been taken over by a particular political party. Professors who don’t religiously follow the party’s philosophy are purged from the university, and students are subjected to continuous party line propaganda. If they fa…

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November 6, 2017

This article is not political in any way. It is a Veterans Day tribute to my brothers and sisters who have fought and often died for our country for over 240 years. Your bravery has occurred on American soil during the Revolution and the War of 1812 and on numerous foreign battlefields around the wo…

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October 12, 2017

While heroes in Las Vegas were still trying to rescue victims and comfort the survivors and the families of those who were lost, the American left was already turning the massacre into a political movement for more gun control. Hillary Clinton was one of the first to tweet out a call for limitations…

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September 27, 2017

For the spoiled overpaid professional athletes in the NFL and NBA who hate America and want to make a political statement against the police who risk their lives to protect us every day taking a knee during out national anthem is an acceptable form of protest. To me and other American veterans and a…

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June 3, 2017

On June 6, 2017 it will be seventy three years since my father, 1Lt. Roy Connelly, landed on Utah Beach with the other brave men of the 87th Chemical Mortar Battalion.  My father died in 1987, but in 2005 as I was finishing up my book about the unit,  I had the honor of attending the battalion’s fin…

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April 7, 2017

There has been a lot of discussion about Republicans in the U.S. Senate using what is called the “nuclear option” to get an outstanding nominee Neil Gorsuch appointed to the U.S. Supreme Court. This was needed to overcome the “cloture” rule that requires 60 Senators to vote to allow a Supreme Court …

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March 14, 2017

I have been asked if I believe that in their unprecedented opposition to the Presidency of Donald Trump some Democrats and other so-called progressives are breaking the law. As a staunch supporter of the Constitution and the right of free speech, freedom of the press, and the right of the American p…

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February 9, 2017

It is apparently official now. Three unelected leftist lawyers wearing black robes and sitting as justices on the Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals have confirmed a ruling by a lower court unelected leftist federal judge that stays the Executive Order on immigration issued by the elected President of t…

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January 30, 2017

As someone who has studied and defended the U.S. Constitution for over 40 years I am appalled and angered by the misinformation being thrown at the American people by the leftists in Congress and the news media. I have watched the last several days of coverage over the Executive Order on immigration…

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January 15, 2017

As an Eagle Scout, the father of four Eagle Scouts, and a former scoutmaster of a troop that produced 59 Eagle Scouts I am well aware of the Boy Scout motto “Be Prepared”. That is a motto that I now encourage all of my fellow American patriots to adopt. My fear is that after the historic victory las…

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December 15, 2016

This has become a Christmas tradition for me and some of you have seen this post before, but it is that time of year when I start thinking about the importance of friends and family and why I should be thankful for the country I live in. It is also the time when I think about those fellow Americans …

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December 5, 2016

December 7, 1941, “a date which will live in infamy” was the date of the Japanese surprise attack on the American Naval Pacific fleet at Pearl Harbor, Hawaii. Over 3,000 Americans died that day, most of them members of the military, and many of our finest warships were destroyed, including the battl…

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November 17, 2016

November 8, 2016 was a historic night for America. A political outsider named Donald J. Trump was elected President of the United States against overwhelmingly odds, The American people rose up and declared that were tired of a Washington D.C. establishment that looked on them not as free people who…

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November 15, 2016

As many of you know my latest patriotic novel “The Rag” has been selling very well, particularly as an e-book on Amazon Kindle and nook on Barnes & Noble. Sales have in fact, been soaring in spite of or perhaps because of the hysterical attacks on it by the left. I had also recently posted my popula…

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October 17, 2016

In case you had not noticed before this election, the elitists who run the Democrat party have declared war on America and its citizens. Hillary Clinton has declared that anyone who is not supporting her belongs in a basket of deplorables who are all racists, sexists, Islamophobia, homophobic, etc. …

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October 2, 2016

For four years I have been working with my team at the United States Justice Foundation, www.usjf.net  representing America’s heroes, our military veterans who are being denied their constitutional rights under the Fifth Amendment to due process, and under the Second Amendment to keep and bear arms.…

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September 19, 2016

Hillary Clinton and the progressives have resorted to labeling people who refuse to vote for her for President as obviously being bigots, calling them racists, sexists, homophobic, xenophobic, and islamopbobic. This has been the Democrat strategy for years. I can recall when I wrote my first article…

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September 11, 2016

Hillary Clinton has said that at least half of the Americans who support Donald Trump for President belong in her basket of “deplorables” who are "Racist, sexist, homophobic, xenophobic, Islamaphobic, you name it” The question is, what do you have to do to fall into one or more of these Hillary cate…

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September 6, 2016

This is going to be short and on point. This is the timeline for Hillary Clinton being let off the hook for obvious crimes involving her illegal use of emails and lying to Congress and the American people.

June 9, 2016 Obama endorses Hillary Clinton for President despite the fact that she was the…

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