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Civil War in America Day 3

Photo of map of Pickett's Charge On the third day of battle, July 3, fighting resumed on Culp's Hill, and cavalry battles raged to the east and south. All the battles were eclipsed by Pickett's Charge,...

Civil War in America Day 2

Photo of a typical embalming shack. Families who couldn't afford to pay for the embalming had their loved ones shipped home in metal caskets to preserve the bodies. The American Civil War was the bloodiest...

Civil War in America

Photo of General George G. Meade's headquarters during the Battle of Gettysburg, July, 1863 "The army is the worst place in the world to learn bad habbits of all kinds, there is several men in...

“The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.”

A Peek Into The Past by Dianne Hermann   “The farther back you can look, the farther forward you are likely to see.” – Winston Churchill            Week of July 1-7, 2013   July 1 1966 - Medicare becomes available as a...

June 6 1944: Never Forget the Price of Liberty

“You are about to embark upon the great crusade toward which we have striven these many months. The eyes of the world are upon you…I have full confidence in your courage, devotion to duty...

US Has a Grammy-Award Winning Peace Prize President!

If you are discouraged about the scandals surrounding the White House, the deficit spending, and the president's apparent obliviousness, don't be. The president is a winner! Barack Obama has won a lot of awards and...

Aztlan Rising

The agenda of the Hispanic Separatist movement in the Southwest United States (La Raza): "We have an aging white America. They are dying. It's a matter of time. The explosion is in our population." [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ajkAP_M4ZAM&w=420&h=315] via...

Obsessed Fan Who Shot Baseball Player Dies

photo via Daily Mail UK Did you ever see the movie, The Natural? If you have, you know it is the story of Eddie Waitkus, the handsome first baseman for the Chicago Cubs who was the...

Anniversary of Landmark Case: Right to an Attorney

photo via Dade County Public Defenders Office Fifty years ago Monday, the Gideon v. Wainright case declared that states are obligated to provide defendants with "the guiding hand of counsel" to guarantee a fair trial for...

Abraham Lincoln: One of Our Greatest Presidents

America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves. ~ Abraham Lincoln I can't let February go by without mentioning one of...

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