They had just fought a costly and bloody war for independence, which had been largely predicated upon the propensities for the abuse and misuse of individual liberties by a pervasive and powerful standing army (belonging to Great Britain) amongst th
Three days before the Dec. 7, 1941 Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor, President Roosevelt was warned in a memo from naval intelligence that Tokyo's military and spy network was focused on Hawaii, a new and eerie reminder of FDR's failure to act on a ba
These Pilgrims were mostly "Separatists," who had left Europe to seek a land of liberty, where men could be free to worship God according to the dictates of their own conscience--not according to the demands of a State church or an oppressive governm
This is a stark reminder that whatever the government schools or the government-media complex spews and vomits forth as news and patriotic mewling to rally ‘round the flag, it boils down to one thing: America’s planetary imperialism has a long and d
A part of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial is seen on the National Mall in Washington, Sunday, Aug., 21, 2011. The memorial to the late civil rights leader is scheduled to be dedicated later this week. (AP Photo/Pablo Martinez Monsivais)
What I am about to tell you is something you've probably never heard or will ever read in history books.I believe that I am an eyewitness to history. I cannot tell you that Hitler took Austria by tanks and guns; it would distort history.
Fifty years separate us, now, from the 1960s. For many who are college-age students, today, it all must seem like ancient history. And even for those of us who are old enough to have lived a part of our young lives in that decade, it seems a long tim
They cling with frantic energy to their delusions, and are ready to uncork anger to express their fear of a future stripped of quasi-religious promises. By that I mean Americans' faith in their Savior State is near-religious: most cannot grasp...
After getting along fine for ten years without any kind of executive officer, why did the thirteen original states think they needed a king, and not just any king? They got themselves an unprecedented king of unprecedented and dangerous power. It wa
February 17 is the anniversary of the official end of the worthless, destructive and unnecessary War of 1812, which was a product of the treasonous betrayal by the Jeffersonian Republicans of their anti-federalist principles, and the total defeat of
It’s been a year since the passing of Howard Zinn. The prolific writer and historian helped mold the minds of generations of activists. His seminal work, “A People’s History of the United States,” took the study of American history out of the iron gr
At the same time the Federal Reserve was launched the means for covering -up the ugliness became standard operating procedure. You thought the National Parks were the 'One Good Thing?" They were the first roll-out for the shackles which, today, you
Stupidity is by far the greatest destructive force in the world. Einstein said the universe and stupidity are infinite, but how do you identify stupidity when you see it? How do you separate it from other possible explanations like ignorance, mental
What could one man do to turn back the rising tide of greed? He called it the Knowledge Commons. Today we say, Open Source. Knowledge shared enriches all of us. When we can see other people, and all other forms of life, we empathize, sensing our
lease don’t mistake me – I’m not saying that there aren’t legitimate differences of opinion on such issues. But what I’m talking about goes beyond genuine disagreement. I’m talking about the sheer impossibility of bringing facts and evidence to the t
Federalism & Separation of Powers - Congressional Powers and Limits on State Power - Due Process of Law - Equal Protection - Freedom of Expression & Religion
This was written following my visit to the Vietnam Veterans War Memorial in 2008. As relevant under Bush's command of the empire, as under Obama, there is no change this Veteran's Day. U.S. imperialism continues unfettered as it has for decades.
The idea of resetting clocks forward an hour in the spring and back an hour in the fall was first suggested by Benjamin Franklin in "An Economical Project for Diminishing the Cost of Light," published in April 1784, as a way to save electricity.
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Once Upon A Time In America
Come down to the Freedom's Phoenix Workshop Friday Sept. 24th 7pm and learn some things you've probably never heard about the the history of the state of Arizona and much of the American continent. Mr. Tom Denny says there are many facts that li
If you had lived through the move to a centralized, fascist America in the opening years of the 20th Century what would you have done, as one who believes in our Founding Principles of individual rights? One man faced that choice. This is what he d
The United States of America, aka the District of Criminals, is a gigantic fraud we have been falsely taught to revere as a lawful represenmtative and accountable taxing authority wielding great powers of police and military forces to achieve goals w
Bet you didn't even know there 2 different official United States flags that flew simultaniously during the early years after our founding. So what happened to the other one?
Question: Dr. Roberts, the United States is regarded as the most successful state in the world today. What is responsible for American success? Dr. Roberts: Propaganda.
This old cartoon makes me think of how this country was formed and where we are now. any comments please share see link
The TRUTH about your status as a slave in America.
On May 4, 1970 the Ohio National Guard opened fire into a busy college campus during a school day. A total of 67 shots were fired in 13 seconds. Four students: Allison Krause, Jeffrey Miller, William Schroeder, and Sandra Scheuer were killed. Nine st
Every time I make some passing reference in print to the tyrant Lincoln, as I did a few weeks ago, a fair number of readers insist on proving the dangers of letting unionized government functionaries "educate" our children.