Citizenry Action and Movements

  • Valley Forge (1777-1778)
    by Editorial Staff on December 3, 2017 at 5:12 pm

    ~ by James Still ~ On December 19, 1777, one day after America’s First National Thanksgiving, Washington’s army marched into Valley Forge to begin preparations for winter camp. Valley Forge, named after an iron forge on Valley Creek, was […]

  • Bipartisan Gun Control Bills: The House Is United In Its Stupidity
    by Sam Bocetta on November 23, 2017 at 9:57 am

    It’s apparently the season for bipartisan bills, as lawmakers have been seized by the spirit of cooperation. Several bipartisan bills have been going through local legislators and Congress, but the one that has received the most attention is […]

  • First National Thanksgiving (1777)
    by Editorial Staff on November 6, 2017 at 4:30 pm

    ~ By James Still ~ In the fall of 1777, American and British forces engaged in two battles near Saratoga, NY. After suffering heavy losses, the British army fled to Saratoga and surrendered when surrounded by additional American forces. In […]

  • Dallas’ Lee Park Gutted and Martyr’s Park Desolate
    by Lee Cary on October 9, 2017 at 10:42 pm

    Context: On September 15, 2017, the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee was removed from Lee Park, Dallas, Texas, and became the latest in a series of Confederate monuments disappearing from cities across America this summer and […]

  • Marquis de Lafayette: America loved Lafayette (1834)
    by Editorial Staff on October 5, 2017 at 5:12 pm

    ~ by James Still ~ Marquis de Lafayette served passionately during America’s Revolution. Along with Benjamin Franklin, Lafayette helped to obtain France’s involvement in our Revolution. Lafayette also helped secure a victory at Yorktown. […]

  • Keeping Guns Out of the Hands of ISIS – One Possible Approach
    by Sam Bocetta on October 4, 2017 at 8:13 pm

    In order to stop the threat of ISIS in Southeast Asia, the US government must take measures to cut off ISIS’ access to firearms from the United States. A few days ago, Reuters reported that the Trump administration is preparing legislation […]

  • When The State Disappears, People Band Together
    by Sam Bocetta on September 16, 2017 at 5:52 pm

    One of the most common criticisms made of our belief in a small state, and limited government power, is that “in practice” it just wouldn’t work. This is a very convenient argument for those on the liberal left to make, because it […]

  • Marquis de Lafayette: Lafayette loved America (1777)
    by Editorial Staff on September 6, 2017 at 5:51 pm

    ~ by James Still ~ Marquis de Lafayette was born into French nobility and inherited a large family fortune at the age of 14. At the age of 19, and against the will of the King of France, Lafayette used his own money to secure a ship to America. […]

  • Monumental Errors
    by Terrell AronSpeer on September 5, 2017 at 6:55 pm

    The News You may have noticed recently an unprecedented volume of news items about the destruction of Civil War monuments.  An outsider would just assume that these monuments are recent additions to the American landscape and that the general […]

  • Imagine
    by Terrell AronSpeer on August 23, 2017 at 2:43 pm

    In October of 1971, just one month after being released on a vinyl album, John Lennon released the song “Imagine” as a single.  Although it never achieved the coveted #1 spot on the charts in the U.S.A., it was critically acclaimed, […]