Now is the time to intensify our efforts by educating and training activists to use more effective tools and tactics as they take on the NGO Goliaths.

Please Stop Helping Us by Jason Riley shows that many policies designed to help blacks are in fact harmful, sometimes devastatingly so. These counterproductive policies range from minimum wage laws to "affirmative action" quotas.

In the American holiday calendar no day is more significant than the Fourth of July, in which we celebrate the signing of the Declaration of Independence in 1776. That Declaration proclaimed to the world our separation from Great Britain and our emergence as a new sovereign nation, as we state in the pledge to our flag, "under God, with liberty and justice for all."

Unfettered government and crony capitalism, not unfettered markets, are the cause of our current economic problems.

Harvard Law School professor Lawrence Lessig has been beating the drums for a Constitution Convention for many years, and his long-range goal includes cancelling the Constitution in favor of a completely new law of the land.