Posts Tagged ‘Heroism’

July 4th, 2020 - 9:09 am § in America, Racism

On the Fourth of July 1852

“What to the Slave Is the Fourth of July?” Frederick Douglass  1852 What have I, or those I represent, to do with your national independence? Are the great principles of political freedom and of natural justice, embodied in that Declaration of Independence, extended to us? and am I, th[...]

June 15th, 2020 - 12:27 pm § in America, Racism

Fifth Anniversary of the Third Massacre Of A Minister of Mother Emmanuel Church

The massacre of nine worshipers in Mother Emmanuel Church was nothing new for African Americans living in Charleston. even for free people this was a city of horrors. (Tell Me More About Back Then)  In 1822, South  Carolinians  hanged  the church’s founder and first minister,  DENMARK V[...]

July 4th, 2019 - 8:57 am § in America, Donald Trump, Politics

On Independence Day, an American Hero Announces His Independence

Today, I am declaring my independence and leaving the Republican Party.   OPED in today’s Washington Post by Justin Amash When my dad was 16, America welcomed him as a Palestinian refugee. It wasn’t easy moving to a new country, but it was the greatest blessing of his life. Throughout my ch[...]

July 16th, 2018 - 1:53 pm § in Misc.

John McCain Calls Trump “disgraceful — “No prior president has ever abased himself more abjectly before a tyrant. “

SASC CHAIRMAN JOHN McCAIN ON TRUMP-PUTIN MEETING Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator John McCain (R-AZ), Chairman of the Senate Armed Services Committee, released the following statement today on President Trump’s meeting and press conference with Vladimir Putin in Helsinki: “Today’s press conf[...]

June 21st, 2016 - 7:37 am § in Misc.

DAVID PRESTON: The Battle for Fallujah: Herosim of Iraquis

David Preston  These guys have the courage of despair, like the Russkies at Stalingrad. You could say: Oh, they’re just fighting cuz they have to, that doesn’t take courage. –But it still does, you see, because these guys can’t call in airstrikes or get medivacked when they go d[...]

December 16th, 2015 - 11:16 pm § in Misc.

BREAKING NEWS: Paul Ryan Breaks the Rule of the MInority


March 25th, 2015 - 11:22 pm § in America