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Slavery Reparations Bill May be Waiting on Biden’s Desk

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On the first day of the 116th Congress, Rep. Sheila Jackson-Lee (D-TX) reintroduced H.R.40, setting up a “Commission to Study and Develop Reparation Proposals for African-American Act.” Sponsored in the House on January 3, 2019,...

[Professor’s warning] The Farce in Washington

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The Farce in Washington by Gennady Shkliarevsky   Karl Marx once remarked: “History repeats itself. First time as tragedy and second time as farce.” Many decades ago, in 1933, at the beginning of the Nazi era, the Nazis...

The Shot Heard Round the World 2.0

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The Boston Massacre refers to the five unarmed civilians who were shot and killed by the British military on March 5, 1770.Subsequent to that, on April 19, 1775, there was a skirmish between American...

Author thinks he knows where Jimmy Hoffa is buried

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Jimmy Hoffa's death and burial have been the great mystery of the past forty-four years. Searches have yielded no evidence, but now an author who has looked for Hoffa since he was a graduate...

President says the DOJ IG report is “historic”! It was an overthrow attempt!

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President Trump said Friday that a government watchdog report on the FBI’s spying on his 2016 campaign will uncover “the biggest political scandal in the history of our country.” “The word is, it’s historic,” Mr....

Even by the Latest PC Rules, Italian-Americans Can Use  the “L” Word

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Lynching-Why, Even by the Latest PC Rules, Italian-Americans Can Use  the “L” Word A President Trump tweet has apparently led to a lightning-fast rule change in what is now considered “acceptable speech”. Democrat pols, along...

40-Foot Peace Cross Can Stay for History’s Sake

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A 40-foot cross, a World War I War Memorial, does not violate the constitution, according to the Supreme Court. Sotomayor, who is to the left of Justice Ginsburg, and Ginsburg dissented in the 7-2...

America’s Political Inheritance Courtesy FDR’s Socialist and Soviet Policy Makers

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We are the political descendants of Franklin Delano Roosevelt who left us an inheritance in 1944, an economic Bill of Rights, alternatively dubbed the "Second Bill of Rights". Written with Columbia law professor Adolf...

Martin Luther King Jr, A Man for Our Times

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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...

LIVE VIDEO OF HURRICANE IRMA AS IT HEADS FOR TAMPA

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Hurricane Irma is shifting away from Miami and is headed towards Tampa Bay at 125 mph as of 3:31 pm EST. Many people who fled southern Florida headed for Tampa. It's expected to pick...