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October 22nd, 2017 - 1:51 am § in Jefferson, Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Quotes of the Founders

“I am for freedom of religion and against all maneuvers to bring about a legal ascendancy of one sect over another.” ~Founding Father Thomas Jefferson, letter to Elbridge Gerry, January 26, 1799[...]

October 22nd, 2017 - 12:07 am § in Jefferson, Politics

Both Democrats and Republicans, Carter said, “look upon this unlimited money as a great benefit to themselves.”

The United States is now an “oligarchy” in which “unlimited political bribery” has created “a complete subversion of our political system as a payoff to major contributors.” Jimmy Carter: The U.S. Is an “Oligarchy With Unlimited Political Bribery” According to the former president, A[...]

October 18th, 2017 - 1:37 am § in America, Jefferson

A Boon to Trump’s Churches

The Johnson Amendment is a 1954 federal law (named for sponsor and then-Senator LBJ) prohibiting churches and charities from endorsing political candidates, at the risk of losing their tax exempt status. Donald Trump has vowed to “destroy” the law, which would be a boon to some of the ch[...]

October 8th, 2017 - 1:55 am § in Jefferson, Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Quotes of the Founders

“Christianity neither is, nor ever was a part of the common law.” ~Founding Father Thomas Jefferson, letter to Dr. Thomas Cooper, February 10, 1814,[...]

September 23rd, 2017 - 1:35 am § in Jefferson

The Robots Debate

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September 17th, 2017 - 1:46 am § in Jefferson, Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Quotes of the Founders

“I contemplate with sovereign reverence that act of the whole American people which declared that their legislature should make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibit the free exercise thereof, thus building a wall of separation between church and state.” ~Founding Father Th[...]

September 15th, 2017 - 9:30 am § in America, Donald Trump, Hypocrisy, Jefferson, Jews

Alt Right Antisemitism

“Trying to create a global, manipulative Jewish monster which can be blamed for all the evils and problems” Demonization of George Soros throughout Europe recalls anti-Semitic conspiracy theories of yore *** HAARETZ.COM[...]

September 7th, 2017 - 10:23 am § in Jefferson, Misc.

Quotes from Jefferson

No government ought to be without censors; and where the press is free no one ever will.[...]

August 13th, 2017 - 1:49 am § in Jefferson, Misc.

SUNDAY REVELATIONS: Quotes of the Founders

“Question with boldness even the existence of a God; because, if there be one, he must more approve of the homage of reason, then that of blindfolded fear.” ~Founding Father Thomas Jefferson, letter to Peter Carr, August 10, 1787[...]