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Cowboy Nation… | BLOGGING BAD ~ DICK.G: AMERICAN !

………From the beginning, others have seen Americans not as a people who sought ordered stability but as persistent disturbers of the status quo. As the ancient Corinthians said of the Athenians, they were “incapable of either living a quiet life … Continue reading

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American Imperialism: Born Hand-in-Hand With the Constitution

Unless otherwise noted, quoted passages come from American Imperialism in 1898, edited by Richard Miller.) Many look to the time 1898 as the beginning or commencement of the American drive for imperialism; empire. The Spanish – American War, involving the … Continue reading

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WHAT IS A WASTED VOTE… (“As John Quincy Adams said, “Always vote for principle, though you may vote alone, and you may cherish the sweetest reflection that your vote is never lost.””)

So, why not (for once in your life, perhaps) cast a vote purely for principle! Vote for someone who is truly pro-life. Someone who would quickly secure our nation’s borders, and end the invasion of our country by illegal aliens. … Continue reading

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Cowboy Nation…

…..But that self-image, with its yearning for some imagined lost innocence, is based on myth. Far from the modest republic that history books often portray, the early United States was an expansionist power from the moment the first pilgrim set … Continue reading

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(EXCERPT: Reader Response) The Declaration of Independence beautifies (and beatifies)the Constitution

To: gunnyg; All In the Year 1839, John Quincy Adams, son of John Adams, and himself a President of the United States, was invited by the New York Historical Society to speak on the 50th Anniversary under the Constitution. His … Continue reading

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Bachmann stands by claims that ‘Founding Fathers’ ended slavery | Raw Replay

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