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3 Reasons America Is Great

July 5, 2020 by

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By Jarrett Stepman ~ Independence Day in 2020 will have great meaning to many Americans. As we’ve seen many symbols of America’s past get literally smashed by mobs, it’s important for those who still love their country to reflect on why it is exceptional and worth fighting for. America has always been great and can […]

A New Birth Of American Freedom

July 11, 2013 by

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By Star Parker ~ A Fourth of July Gallup Poll presented an interesting picture of our country. Americans overwhelmingly express pride in being American, yet the division is wide and deep about what being an American means. Eighty-five percent of respondents say they are extremely or very proud to be an American. Yet, 71 percent […]

The Right To Happiness

July 7, 2013 by

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By Daniel Greenfield ~ Revolutions are not unique. Before the fireworks begin bursting in showers of life over American skies, they fall sparkling over the crowds of Tahrir Square to commemorate another revolution. Some countries have revolutions all the time. After a while revolution becomes a national sport. In banana republics, the overthrow of one […]

Declaration Of Dependence

July 5, 2013 by

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By Tom McLaughlin ~ How many of us still “hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness.”? As July 4, 2013 approaches, it’s the essential question. After all, 53% […]

The Pursuit of Happiness

August 17, 2012 by

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By Alan Caruba ~ “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness…” Countless Americans and others have read this sentence from Declaration of Independence and no doubt most […]

The Declaration of Independence Defines Our Principles

November 21, 2011 by

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By Star Parker It is encouraging news that the Supreme Court has decided to consider the constitutionality of key provisions of Obamacare — the Affordable Care Act. By the end of next summer we’ll know if the federal government can force individuals to buy health insurance and if they can force states to comply with […]

Lincoln “nobly save -or meanly lose- the last, best hope of earth”

December 1, 2009 by

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By Bill Federer The Confederates won the Second Battle of Bull Run, crossed the Potomac River into Maryland and captured Harper’s Ferry. But the Confederate drive was halted at the Battle of Antietam, the bloodiest day of fighting in American history. In total, over a half million lost their lives in the Civil War. Abraham […]