Boko Haram's leader, Abubakar Shekau announced, "Allah instructed me to sell them … I will carry out his instructions … slavery is allowed in my religion and I shall capture people and make them slaves."
"Never underestimate the power of a people who are determined to fight for and defend their First Amendment rights."
“The millions of casualties of a continued shutdown will be hiding in plain sight, but they will be called alcoholism, homelessness, suicide, heart attack, stroke, or kidney failure,” the letter goes on. “In youths it will be called financial instability, unemployment, despair, drug addiction, unplanned pregnancies, poverty, and abuse.”
"Rutherford Institute attorneys point out that while federal and state governments have adopted specific restrictive measures in an effort to decelerate the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the current public health situation has not resulted in the suspension of fundamental constitutional rights such as religious freedom, freedom of speech and the right of assembly."
"The world as we know it is being sabotaged for the sake of power."
"You love your power and pelf. You believe you are the wise, all-seeing parents, guiding their wayward children to a better world, your Utopia."
"...governments have proven they cannot be trusted to handle the pandemic crisis, nor can they be trusted to protect the people and their freedoms."