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April 12th in History

April 12th in History

on April 12, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

April 12 is the 102nd day of the year (103rd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 263 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Christian Feast Day: Alferius Blessed Angelo Carletti di Chivasso Erkembode Adoniram Judson (Episcopal Church (USA)) Pope Julius I Zeno of Verona April 12 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Commemoration of first human in […]

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Biblical Citizenship Course

on April 11, 2021, 8:30 AM / in History, Religion

H/T to Lucy To see the entire course see this here Biblical Citizenship Course Biblical Citizenship Week 1dd Rick Green Biblical Citizenship Week 2 Rick Green Biblical Citizenship Week 3 Rick Green Biblical Citizenship Week 4 Rick Green Biblical Citizenship Week 5 Rick Green Biblical Citizenship Week 6 Rick Green Biblical Citizenship Week 7 Rick Green Biblical Citizenship Week 8 Rick […]

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THE FIRST LIBERALS

THE FIRST LIBERALS

on April 11, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

By Katehom.com Richard Cobden: National Institutions The first liberals (including English politician R. Cobden[i], the US President W. Wilson and the pacifist N. Angell[ii]), in their main theses, oppose realists as to them the political regime (to be more specific, democracy or non-democracy) is crucial in the analysis of IR. If the countries are democratic, they steadily evolve, aiming at […]

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CCC’s Shovel-Ready Jobs

CCC’s Shovel-Ready Jobs

on April 10, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

We laughed when Obama through out the term Shovel Ready Jobs in 2011…. so we bring you this story. It didn’t save the country but it saved the men. Eighty-four years ago today, the first allotment of 25,000 men was mustered into the Civilian Conservation Corps. They assembled at the aptly dubbed Camp Roosevelt on lands of the George Washington […]

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Slave Narratives

Slave Narratives

on April 10, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

Yesterday I posted a reference to Slave Narratives from the Federal Writers’ Project from 1936 to 1938. I, because I am well informed by internet stats, know that not many read the article…. yes history for some is boring………… and for others, you might  think that funding for a project such as this might be unconstitutional…. you would be wrong… the […]

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A Bit Ashamed of Us All

A Bit Ashamed of Us All

on April 10, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

By: Erick Erickson  /  RedState.com I have read few people over the past week more eloquently cover the end of the Civil War than my friend Streiff here at RedState. Yesterday, he was one of the few to write about the end of the Civil War, 150 years ago yesterday. I highly encourage you to read it.  I think we […]

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Quote for the Day

Quote for the Day

on April 10, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

“Immorality: the morality of those who are having a better time.” — H. L. Mencken Henry Louis “H. L.” Mencken (September 12, 1880 – January 29, 1956) was an American journalist, essayist, magazine editor, satirist, critic of American life and culture, and a scholar of American English.[1] Known as the “Sage of Baltimore”, he is regarded as one of the […]

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Quote for the Day

on April 10, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

“Whenever action is performed by a great man, common men follow in his footsteps, and whatever standards he sets by exemplary acts, all the world pursues.” Bhagavad Gita The Bhagavad Gita , The Song of the Bhagavan, often referred to as simply the Gita, is a 700-verse scripture that is part of the Hindu epic Mahabharata. This scripture contains a […]

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April 10th in History

April 10th in History

on April 10, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

April 10 is the 100th day of the year (101st in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. This date is slightly more likely to fall on a Tuesday, Friday or Sunday (58 in 400 years each) than on Wednesday or Thursday (57), and slightly less likely to occur on a Monday or Saturday (56). There are 265 days remaining until […]

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Illegal Immigration

Illegal Immigration

on April 9, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

Mass Immigration Is Far More Destructive than World War II by Ferdinand Bardamu Streets of Paris under German Occupation   I: Western Europe’s Post-WWII Recovery World War II is considered the most destructive conflict in history. No other conflict, not even the 13th century Mongol invasions, comes even close. An estimated 60 million to 80 million are believed to have been […]

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The Moral Foundations of Society

The Moral Foundations of Society

on April 9, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion, Religion

By Margaret Thatcher, Former Prime Minister, Great Britain Margaret Thatcher  was born in 1925 and went on to earn a degree in chemistry from Somerville College, Oxford, as well as a master of arts degree from the University of Oxford. For some years she worked as a research chemist and then as a barrister, specializing in tax law. Elected to […]

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April 9th in History

April 9th in History

on April 9, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

April 9 is the 99th day of the year (100th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 266 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Bataan Day or Araw ng Kagitingan (Philippines) Christian feast day: Dietrich Bonhoeffer (Anglicanism, Lutheranism) Gaucherius Materiana Waltrude April 9 (Eastern Orthodox liturgics) Constitution Day (Kosovo) Day of National Unity (Georgia) Day […]

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Castros’ Cuba

Castros’ Cuba

on April 9, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History, International News, National News

Reprinted from 3 years ago Written by  Fr. James Thornton President Obama traveled last month on an official visit to Communist Cuba, the first such trip by a sitting American president since Calvin Coolidge visited the island in 1928. The trip came less than a year after Obama and Cuban dictator Raúl Castro met in Panama in April 2015 and […]

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It may be too late for justice for Stanley Huggins, but it’s not too late for justice for Seth Rich

It may be too late for justice for Stanley Huggins, but it’s not too late for justice for Seth Rich

on April 9, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion

From the MidSouth Sentinel I posted this last year. I had written a very generic post about someone on the Clinton Body Count list who I had never heard of in the media and I knew about it from a very good friend of mine who had simply never told me the story. The above post was rewritten with the […]

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Quote for Today; April 9th

Quote for Today; April 9th

on April 9, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History, People

It has been observed that a pure democracy if it were practicable would be the most perfect government. Experience has proved that no position is more false than this. The ancient democracies in which the people themselves deliberated never possessed one good feature of government. Their very character was tyranny; their figure deformity. Alexander Hamilton – Speech in New York, […]

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Slave Narratives from the Federal Writers’ Project,  1936-1938

Slave Narratives from the Federal Writers’ Project, 1936-1938

on April 9, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

Well, here is something I doubt any one of us ever heard of before  – until now. This is included in chapter 23 of  “The Un-Civil War” by Mike Scruggs (Leonard M. Scruggs) I found this on the web and I encourage everyone who has any interest in turning back the lies about slavery and The South  to follow up […]

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But Then It Was Too Late

But Then It Was Too Late

on April 8, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

Originally published April 8th 2018 From Michael Gaddy …In this excerpt from the book “They thought they were free. The Germans, 1933-45”  By Milton Mayer and the circumstances and political happenings in this country over the past few decades, please go back to sleep!!! “What no one seemed to notice,” said a colleague of mine, a philologist, “was the ever […]

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Is Gun Ownership a Right?

on April 8, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History, Opinion
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April 8th in History

April 8th in History

on April 8, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

April 8 is the 98th day of the year (99th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 267 days remaining until the end of the year. Holidays Birkat Hachama (observed once every 28 years), last in 2009 and next in 2037 (Hebrew) Buddha’s Birthday, also known as Hana Matsuri, “Flower Festival” (Japan) Christian feast day: Anne Ayres (Episcopal […]

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Quote For Today

Quote For Today

on April 7, 2021, 6:00 AM / in History

“All societies of men must be governed in some way or other. The less they have of stringent State Government, the more they must have of individual self-government…Men, in a word, must necessarily be controlled either by a power within them, or a power without them; either by the word of God, or by the strong arm of man; either […]

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