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One Nation under God, Indivisible. Really?

One Nation under God, Indivisible. Really?

I don’t have any issue with the idea of a pledge of allegiance, and I do pledge allegiance to the flag of the United States of America, and to the republic for which it stands. The problem is the republic we have and the republic for which it stands aren’t necessarily one and the same. […]

All Hail Obama!

All Hail Obama!

Obama‘s recent executive order loosening deportation policy is unfortunate for a number of reasons. Not only has he skirted Constitutional principle and process, he has abused the feelings and sentiments of Hispanic voters, and has exploited the plight of illegals here — especially the children. Like Lincoln and the slaves before him, Obama plays the illegal alien card for […]

The Basis of Our Liberty & Independence

The Basis of Our Liberty & Independence

Two hundred and thirty five years ago this July 4th, the American colonies declared their independence from the British empire. Therefrom sprang their mutual union by lawful compact, the United States. By Divine providence, after thirteen long and hard fought years, they had won the same. Their struggle, both on the battefield and in the public square, was […]

Confederate Monument in Jasper, Alabama

Confederate Monument in Jasper, Alabama

The city of  Jasper, in Walker county of Alabama, is home to one of the states many confederate monuments. The area fell victim to pillaging, burning, and who knows what other savagery as Union forces marched toward Selma raiding deep into the Southland. The monument stands at the front of the courthouse square. It was erected in 1907 by […]

What Started the Civil War?

What Started the Civil War?

This weekend, while taking a mini-vacation with the family to Stone Mountain in Georgia,  I read on one of the displays there in the Memorial Hall museum that, “the Civil War started when Confederate soldiers fired on federal troops at Fort Sumter.” Now that’s just not a fair statement. It is severely biased and not a little misleading. It disturbed me […]

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