Archive for April 19th, 2019

Have a Blessed Easter: Into the Quadragesima

Have a Blessed Easter: Into the Quadragesima

on April 19, 2019, 7:44 AM / in Religion

By Erick Erickson In A.D. 324, Constantine became the undisputed ruler of the whole Roman Empire. Once secured in that position, Constantine demanded that persecution of Christians stop. Between the death of Christ around A.D. 33 and the rise of Constantine’s father, Constantius Chlorus, to caesar of the Western Roman Empire in A.D. 293, Christians were persecuted throughout the empire. […]

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Thank God, There’s No Such Thing as Privacy

on April 19, 2019, 7:33 AM / in Religion

By David Outten  |  Movie Guide Netflix knows everything you have watched on Netflix. Google knows everything you’ve searched for on Google. Amazon knows everything you even considered purchasing on Amazon. For all we know, the federal government knows everything you’ve ever done on a computer. But even so, God knows every thought you’ve ever had. He knows the thoughts […]

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Project Appleseed TFA shooting and training event May 18-19, 2019

on April 19, 2019, 7:26 AM / in Announcements

Those who are interested in liberty, in the protection of our rights, in firearms use and ownership, should know well many things.  They should know why the 2nd Amendment exists and its purpose. They should know the real stories behind the King’s assaults on Lexington and Concord on April 19, 1775.  The should know well the mechanics of marksmanship with […]

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Mapping The Global Migration Of Millionaires

Mapping The Global Migration Of Millionaires

on April 19, 2019, 7:24 AM / in International News

by Tyler Durden |  Zerohedge High net worth individuals (HNWIs) – persons with wealth over US$1 million – may decide to pick up and move for a number of reasons. In some cases they are attracted by jurisdictions with more favorable tax laws, or less pollution and crime. Sometimes, they’re simply looking for a change of scenery. Today’s graphic, using data […]

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The Untold Truth About The Battle Of Lexington

The Untold Truth About The Battle Of Lexington

on April 19, 2019, 7:19 AM / in History

Today, April 19, is rightly identified as “Patriots’ Day.” April 19, 1775, should be regarded as important a date to Americans as July 4, 1776. It’s a shame that we don’t celebrate Patriots’ Day as enthusiastically as we do Independence Day. It’s even more shameful that many Americans don’t even know what actually happened on this day back in 1775. […]

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Parents drop transgender bathroom suit after judge denies girls’ right to ‘visual bodily privacy’

on April 19, 2019, 7:16 AM / in State News

by Dorothy Cummings McLean PALATINE, Illinois, (LifeSiteNews) ― An Illinois parents’ group has dropped its legal battle to keep males out of a school districts’ female-only spaces. According to the Chicago Herald Tribune, U.S. district judge Jorge Alonso approved the dismissal on Monday, ending the attempt of  “Students and Parents for Privacy” to force Township High School District 211 to abandon its policy […]

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The Fight Over Trump’s Tax Returns Will End Up in the Supreme Court. Here’s Why.

The Fight Over Trump’s Tax Returns Will End Up in the Supreme Court. Here’s Why.

on April 19, 2019, 7:12 AM / in National News, Opinion

by Hans von Spakovsky Should elected officials be allowed to gain access to the federal income tax returns of American taxpayers? When President Richard Nixon tried to do this to get dirt on his political opponents he was deservedly condemned and Congress passed a law in 1976 to bar the practice. But now Democrats want to ignore that law to get their […]

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Less Than 25% Of College Graduates Can Answer 4 Simple Money Questions

Less Than 25% Of College Graduates Can Answer 4 Simple Money Questions

on April 19, 2019, 7:08 AM / in National News

Americans have become numb to financial intelligence. This is no more evident than a recent Sallie Mae survey, which indicated that college graduates can’t even answer simple questions about financial concepts, such as interest. The statistics are not looking good for the United States, a nation deeply indebted, addicted to consumerism, and woefully ignorant about it all.  Not long ago, SHTFPlan reported […]

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Is Bernie Stealing Trump’s ‘No More Wars’ Issue?

Is Bernie Stealing Trump’s ‘No More Wars’ Issue?

on April 19, 2019, 6:50 AM / in Opinion

The center of gravity of U.S. politics is shifting toward the Trump position of 2016. “The president has said that he does not want to see this country involved in endless wars… I agree with that,” Bernie Sanders told the Fox News audience at Monday’s town hall meeting in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania. Then turning and staring straight into the camera, Bernie […]

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The Lessons of Lexington

The Lessons of Lexington

on April 19, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History, National News

Editor’s Note: The deeper story of Lexington is a story about an unknown pastor, a small congregation, and how in the Providences of God the commencement of armed hostilities took place there. Today, April 19th, is the 240th Anniversary of the Battle of Lexington. Once known as Patriot’s Day, this day has been viewed as the commencement of the American […]

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Lexington & Concord

Lexington & Concord

on April 19, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

Good morning, it’s Thursday, April 19, 2018. In yesterday’s newsletter I wrote about a famous chapter in America’s founding — the midnight ride of Paul Revere — and today, in a passage reprised from my recent book, I’ll continue the story of “the shots heard ’round the world.” Alarmed about the militancy blossoming in Boston and surrounding towns, British Gen. […]

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April 19th in History

April 19th in History

on April 19, 2019, 6:00 AM / in History

April 19 is the 109th day of the year (110th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. There are 256 days remaining until the end of the year. In AD 65,  The freedman Milichus betrayed Piso’s plot to kill the Emperor Nero and all the conspirators are arrested. In 531,  Battle of Callinicum: A Byzantine army under Belisarius is defeated […]

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Good Friday

Good Friday

on April 19, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

And they crucified him, and parted his garments, casting lots: that it might be fulfilled which was spoken by the prophet, They parted my garments among them, and upon my vesture did they cast lots. And sitting down they watched him there; And set up over his head his accusation written, THIS IS JESUS THE KING OF THE JEWS. Now […]

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Chase Bank Closes Accounts of Conservative Activists Without Explanation

Chase Bank Closes Accounts of Conservative Activists Without Explanation

on April 19, 2019, 6:00 AM / in National News

Written by  Warren Mass Chase Bank has closed the accounts of several conservative activists in recent weeks, without providing any reason for doing so. Among the individuals whose accounts Chase arbitrarily closed were Martina Markota, a video host for the conservative news website Rebel Media; independent reporter, Army combat veteran, and purple heart recipient Joe Biggs; Enrique Tarrio, chairman of the […]

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Keep A Low Profile

Keep A Low Profile

on April 19, 2019, 6:00 AM / in Religion

The Lord is near to those who have a broken heart.  —Psalm 34:18 The National Weather Service advises that if you’re ever caught out in the open during a severe lightning storm, you should kneel down, bend forward, and put your hands on your knees. Then, if lightning strikes nearby, your body will be less likely to serve as a […]

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