â€œWe the People of the United States, in Order to form a more perfect Union, establish Justice, insure domestic Tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general Welfare, and secure the Blessings of Liberty to ourselves and our Posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.â€
â€” Preamble of the original â€œorganicâ€ Constitution
â€œWe hold these truths to be self-evident. That all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness; that to secure these rights, governments are instituted among men, deriving their just powers from the consent of the governed; that whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends, it is the right of the people to alter or abolish it, and to institute new government, laying its foundation on such principles, and organizing its powers in such form, as to them shall seem most likely to effect their safety and happiness.â€
â€” Excerpted from the Declaration of Independence of the original thirteen united states of America, July 4, 1776
Black powder carriers were arrested at the Texas capitol as tourists looked on. Open Carry Texas president CJ Grisham and others, including an Infowars reporter, were manhandled by DPS.
Call Texas DPS (512) 424-2000
Open Carry Texas was one of the groups that organized the hugely successful Come and Take It San Antonio rally at the Alamo: