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This Week in History, January 19 – 25, 2015

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This Week In History by Dianne Hermann   “Educate and inform the whole mass of the people. They are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.” – Thomas Jefferson   Week of January 19-25, 2015   January 19 1825 - Ezra...

MLK Day 2015: We Have Come a Long Way‏

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by Arthur Christopher Schaper On this Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Day, instead of listening to irreverent race-baiters like “Reverends” Al Sharpton or Jesse Jackson, let us imagine what Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and his...

This Week in History, January 12 – 18 2015

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This Week In History by Dianne Hermann “Educate and inform the whole mass of the people. They are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.” – Thomas Jefferson Week of January 12-18, 2015 January...

A House Divided – America’s Tribal Rivalries

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by Gary Spina “Oh, Lord, what fools these mortals be...” So wrote Shakespeare over 400 years ago. Today’s multiculturalism has brought our world back to an ancient time of tribal warfare -- a hostile landscape of...

Hypocrite John Boehner Fights Off Coup Attempt to Unseat Him

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by Gary Spina John Boehner has again proven to be a shameless hypocrite as he moved to punish his Republican colleagues who voted against his election to a third term as Speaker of the House. Immediately...

Mario Cuomo and Other Hollow Men

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by Gary Spina   Former New York governor Mario Cuomo died on New Year’s Day, 2015. He was a likeable man who loved his country. But Mario Cuomo was a hollow man -- a man who, as...

This Week in History, January 5-11 2014

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This Week In History by Dianne Hermann   “Educate and inform the whole mass of the people. They are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.” – Thomas Jefferson   Week of January 5-11, 2015   January 5 1781 - A...

This Week in History, December 29 – January 4

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This Week In History by Dianne Hermann   “Educate and inform the whole mass of the people. They are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.” – Thomas Jefferson   Week of December 29, 2014-January 4, 2015 December 29 1848...

This Week in History, December 22-28, 2014

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This Week In History by Dianne Hermann   “Educate and inform the whole mass of the people. They are the only sure reliance for the preservation of our liberty.” – Thomas Jefferson   Week of December 22-28, 2014   December 22 1783 - George...

The Modern Emperor’s New Clothes

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by Caren Besner Once upon a time, there was a great ruler, beloved by his people. On this particular day, the emperor had just completed his royal procession through the streets of his imperial capitol....