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Deconstructing California: From Christian Founding to Shutting Down Churches

American Minute with Bill Federer George Orwell wrote in his dystopian novel 1984: "Every record has been destroyed or falsified, every book rewritten, every picture has...

“America, America, God Shed His Grace on Thee”

50 States acknowledge God "from sea to shining sea" American Minute with Bill Federer "O Beautiful, For Spacious Skies, For Amber Waves of Grain ..." ​ Almost chosen...

The Great Society Has Failed

BY ALLEN WEST The old folks down south had a saying when I was growing up that went something like this: “That fella is just...

Alexander Hamilton’s Faith in Christ & the Constitution, Views on French Revolution, Duel & Death

American Minute with Bill Federer He intentionally fired into the air, but his political rival, the sitting Vice-President Aaron Burr, took deadly aim and fatally...

This virus is messing with business!

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP In consequence of your friendly letter of May 23. I wrote you on the 8th. of June that I should immediately order...

Robert E. Lee: Post-Civil War Symbol of National Reconciliation

Why his memory has been held in honor, not just as a Confederate General, but as an American AMERICAN MINUTE WITH BILL FEDERER Wilmer McLean's farm...

How does the epidemic effect a dirt plow?

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP …  you take a great interest in whatever relates to this first & most precious of all the arts , I have...

Independence launched for slaves, too, on July 4, 1776?

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP he has waged cruel war against human nature itself, violating it’s most sacred rights of life & liberty in the persons...

Independence Day – “GREATEST REVOLUTION that has ever taken place IN THE WORLD’S HISTORY”

American Minute with Bill Federer 38-year-old King George III ruled the largest empire that planet earth had ever seen. ​ The Declaration of Independence, signed JULY 4,...

Everyone Who Can Flee the Disease is Doing So – Thomas Jefferson Leadership

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP A malignant fever … in the filth of Water street which gives great alarm. About 70. people had died of it two...

Early Inaugural Addresses Stand By God & Christianity, Warn Against Socialism

American Minute with Bill Federer Presidential Elections were held in November, as that was AFTER harvests were taken in and BEFORE winter storms. Beginning with Washington's...

The Providence Plantations

HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES BY GEORGE BANCROFT Volume 1, Part 1 Chapter 13 — The Providence Plantations WHILE the state was thus connecting by the closest...

Roger Williams: Freedom of Conscience and the ‘Wall of Separation’ Properly Defined – American Minute

American Minute with Bill Federer "5,000 years of recorded history have proven that mankind has always believed in God in spite of many abortive attempts...

The Ten Commandments and the importance of a moral, educated population

AMERICAN MINUTE WITH BILL FEDERER "THE TEN COMMANDMENTS are not the laws. They are THE Law" ​-stated Cecil B. DeMille , November 8, 1956, at...

Daniel Webster: The Constitution has enemies, secret and professed

And American support for the Greek War for Independence from Ottoman Empire. American Minute with Bill Federer Considered one of the five greatest Senators in U.S....

New England’s Plantation – Bancroft

HISTORY OF THE UNITED STATES BY GEORGE BANCROFT Volume 1, Part 1 Chapter 13 — New England's Plantation WHILE the king was engaged in the overthrow of...

Our Pilgrim Legacy—By André French

BY ANDRÉ FRENCH When most Americans entertain the relevance of the Plymouth Pilgrims, images of turkeys and Indians are conjured up. There they are, sitting...

Pilgrims’ Thanksgiving to God – American Minute

American Minute with Bill Federer On NOVEMBER 21, 1620 (NS), the Pilgrims signed the Mayflower Compact and began their Plymouth Colony. Of the 102 Pilgrims, only...

Thanking God at Thanksgiving: 100 Years Ago and Today

BY PAUL G. KENGOR Not every Thanksgiving in America had the feeling of gratitude like Thanksgiving Day a hundred years ago. That Thanksgiving 1919 was...

Booker T. Washington: The Bible Should Be Read as a Daily Guide

American Minute with Bill Federer "The Bible should be read as a daily guide to right living & as a daily incentive to positive Christian...

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The Paradox of Prosperity

BY MARK W. HENDRICKSON In Friedrich Hayek’s 1954 book Capitalism and the Historians, the late French philosopher and political economist Bertrand de Jouvenel noted a baffling...

Property Taxes on the Ballot

CHRIS EDWARDS, CATO INSTITUTE The most famous ballot question on fiscal policy is California’s Proposition 13 passed in 1978. Voters passed the constitutional change to...

Long-Standing Precedents Point The Way For Senate Judiciary Committee To Restrain Twitter

BY BOB BARR Congress rarely deserves praise for acting swiftly to exercise its oversight responsibility, but the quick response by the Senate Judiciary Committee to...

What good might come from this evil epidemic?

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP I … congratulate you on the healthiness of your city . still Baltimore, Norfolk & Providence admonish us that we are not...