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Martin Luther King Jr, A Man for Our Times

Martin Luther King Jr Day is celebrated on the third Monday in January although his actual birthday is the 15th of January. He was born in 1929 but his life was cut short by...

This Week in History: Jan. 8-14, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of Jan. 8-14, 2018 January 8 1790 - President George Washington delivers the...

This Week in History: Jan. 1-7, 2018

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “The most effective way to destroy people is to deny and obliterate their own understanding of their history.” George Orwell Week of Jan. 1-7, 2018 January 1 – Happy New Year! 1788 - Quakers...

This Week in History: Dec. 25-31, 2017

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “Whoever wishes to foresee the future must consult the past, for human events ever resemble those of preceding times.” Machiavelli Week of Dec. 25-31, 2017 December 25 – Merry Christmas! 1651 - A Massachusetts...

This Week in History: Dec. 18-24, 2017

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “Whoever wishes to foresee the future must consult the past, for human events ever resemble those of preceding times.” Machiavelli Week of Dec. 18-24, 2017 December 18 1839 - John Draper of New York...

This Week in History: Dec. 11-17, 2017

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “Whoever wishes to foresee the future must consult the past, for human events ever resemble those of preceding times.” Machiavelli Week of Dec. 11-17, 2017 December 11 1620 - One hundred two Mayflower pilgrims...

Lt. Jim Downing, 104 Years Old, Remembers Pearl Harbor, 76 Years Ago Today

The following was written and recorded by James C. Roberts, President and Founder of The American Veterans Center. Each recording costs about $750 to record and they are a vital part of the historical record....

This Week in History: Dec. 4-10, 2017

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “Whoever wishes to foresee the future must consult the past, for human events ever resemble those of preceding times.” Machiavelli Week of Dec. 4-10, 2017 December 4 1674 - Father Marquette, a French Jesuit...

This Week in History: Nov. 27-Dec. 3, 2017

This Week in History by Dianne Hermann “Whoever wishes to foresee the future must consult the past, for human events ever resemble those of preceding times.” Machiavelli Week of Nov. 27-Dec. 3, 2017 November 27 1870 - The New York Times...

Orwellian UK Police Arrest 9 People a Day for Offensive Posts on Social Media

Under new guidelines, police are arresting nine people a day who are seen as web trolls. If so-called trolls post "offensive" messages online, police go find them and arrest them in their campaign against...

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