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The Price of Liberty – D-Day June 6, 1944

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"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...

The Transit of Venus

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The transit of Venus will take place on the east coast today at about 6:09 PM and will take about 7 hours. Venus will pass across the face of the sun, producing a silhouette...

Have You Heard About the Jirga? The Six Wedding Celebrants Sentenced to Death Have

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Four women and two men attended a relatives party in the Sirtay Village of Kohistan, Pakistan two months ago. They allegedly sang and danced together to folk music in front of one who could marry...

Happy Memorial Day & God Bless All Those Who Serve Our Country

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I don't know the young man in this video but let him represent all our fallen soldiers, our men and women now serving, and all those who have served. [youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MgFGUg44-b0] Please say a prayer or...

God Bless Mothers On This Mother’s Day

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Arise, then, women of this day! ~ Julia Ward Howe I like the picture above because I actually knew a family where the mother locked her children out of the house in the morning and...

The Easter Rising

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[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ci-Tm0RVC_A] It was on Easter Monday, almost a hundred years ago, that seven men began the uprising that eventually lead to the freedom of the Irish people, a nation of people who had been...

Homo Erectus Used Controlled Fire

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Man used controlled fire at least a million years ago according to a recent find by archaeologists. Some scientists think this went back to 1.5 million years and they are looking for further evidence. We...

The Lesson of Women’s Suffrage – Never Fail to Vote

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The National Woman’s Party was the militant wing of the suffrage movement. They took part in public demonstrations for the right of women to vote in the United States. They picketed, held parades and...

Louis T. McFadden (1876-1936): An American Hero

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This is an old article -- it talks of Ron Paul running for president in 2008. Well here he is again in 2012.  But that's not the story.  The story is about a Republican...

Abraham Lincoln – He Sacrificed Everything for His Country

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America will never be destroyed from the outside. If we falter and lose our freedoms, it will be because we destroyed ourselves. ~ Abraham Lincoln Can any of us understand what it means to give...