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15th Massachusetts Infantry at Gettysburg

Today being the 152nd anniversary of the second day of the Battle of Gettysburg, I thought it would be fitting to add an article to my series on… 1,777 more words

American Civil War

Links to Anime Season Reviews and the Battle of Gettysburg

At this point, I’d usually review the anime I’ve watched from this season and rate them from one to five stars.  This sort of season review might still come about on Medieval Otaku, but I already have reviews up for every show except  310 more words

Anime

My opinion: Fort Sumter's Confederate flags should stay

Fort Sumter is, for better or worse, in the news again this season.  And the news centers around this flag display:

In response to recent events, the National Park Service announced it was taking down flags in that display which were related to the Confederacy.  923 more words

American Civil War

MEDITATIONS ON THE "HALLOWED GROUND"--PART II

(This week marks the 152nd anniversary of the three-day-long Battle of Gettysburg, the largest battle of the American Civil War and the largest military engagement ever fought in the western hemisphere.  2,674 more words

Faith And History

Today in Irish History - 2 July:

1790 – In an election for Speaker of the Irish parliament, John Foster defeats William Brabazon Ponsonby by 145 votes to 105.

1798 – United Irishmen Rebellion: Rebels defeat small force of Yeomanry at Ballraheen Hill; they move to camp at Croghan. 837 more words

Irish History

Consider, for example, an unwelcome army on your doorstep...

Think about it.

When was the last time your government threatened to deploy the military of your government to your neck of the woods. Of course, I’m not talking about a simple military exercise, but a full-blown deployment set on silencing… 1,757 more words

American Civil War

MEDITATIONS ON THE "HALLOWED GROUND"--PART I

(Today marks the 152nd anniversary of the beginning of the three-day-long Battle of Gettysburg, the largest battle of the American Civil War and the largest military engagement ever fought in the western hemisphere.  1,681 more words

Faith And History