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The Road to 65, Mile 218: Independence

July 4, 2015, Prescott- It is a strange twist of fate that, on this 239th anniversary of the issuance of the Declaration of Independence, many Americans’ minds, and those of others around the world, are on Athens, the Birthplace of Democracy and now a seeming hotbed of rebellion against a global system that emphasizes money and profit as indicators of responsible behaviour. 382 more words


Leahy: Time for the States to Declare Independence from the Federal Government

By Michael Patrick Leahy, Breitbart News, July 4, 2015

“Take this Supreme Court decision and shove it.”

A new Rasmussen Poll indicates that a growing number of Americans want state governments to tell the Supreme Court to get out of the business of rewriting laws and telling American citizens how to live their lives. 1,210 more words

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July 5th

Just as July 4th ended, the idea to create my own Declaration of Independence as a writer occurred to me. Since I missed the boat on the 4th, I’m going to declare July 5 as my own personal Independence Day. 273 more words

The Fourth of July

Have you ever wondered what happened to the 56 men who signed the Declaration of Independence?

Their story. . .

Five signers were captured by the British as traitors, and tortured before they died. 385 more words


Exit 62. Happy 239th birthday, United States of America.

Yesterday, July 4, was Independence Day here in the United States of America.  The British began settling the Atlantic coast of what is now the USA in the 1600s and 1700s.  1,001 more words

Independence Day Reunion

I remember siting on the bus with Tim after our senior party, watching Jordan and Emily leave and saying, “I don’t think I’ll ever see her again.” 737 more words