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You Can’t Spin Jefferson

Isaac Kramnick and R. Laurence Moore, The Godless Constitution: A Moral Defense of the Secular State (New York, NY: W. W. Norton & Company, 2005), 15-16: … 262 more words

U.S. Constitution

What I am reading #4

Sorry I have been MIA for so long. Life kind of swept me away but I didn’t stop reading! Right now I am reading….

1. Orange is the New Black Kindle edition… 52 more words

"Alexander Hamilton: The Formative Years" Synopsis

Even though Alexander Hamilton was among the most important Founding Fathers, less is known about his early life than that of any other major Founder. Relatively few records regarding Hamilton’s birth, childhood, and origins in the West Indies have been found. 384 more words

History

Looking at the Bill of Rights – Part Twelve – Seventh Amendment – Trial by Jury in Civil Cases

In suits at common law, where the value in controversy shall exceed twenty dollars, the right of trial by jury shall be preserved, and no fact tried by a jury, shall be otherwise reexamined in any court of the United States, than according to the rules of the common law.

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Philosophy

CPAC: It’s in the Cards

Who says being an American patriot can’t be fun?

CPAC exhibitors offered an astonishing assortment of information and products. One practical and enjoyable product – … 175 more words

Surpassing the Father

99 men signed the Declaration of Independence and Constitution… a group we consider the Founders.  Plenty has been written about what set this generation apart- today, it seems most writers attempt to separate them for alleged transgressions.  160 more words

History

This Is America! Act Like It

THIS IS AMERICA!  This was the mantra of generations after the establishment of the United States of America.  Our history shows that this nation was built with grit, toughness, a do it yourself and a get it done attitude.   394 more words

Politics