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July 4

Jefferson the Abolitionist

Believe it or not, Thomas Jefferson was a committed abolitionist. His original draft of the Declaration of Independence included a long screed against the slave trade. I am not trying to excuse Jefferson’s rank hypocrisy as an… READ MORE

Burned on the 4th of July

Congress refused to certify the Electoral College victory by the Democrat who had also won the popular vote — so the GOP loser was inaugurated as President.

You think it can’t happen here? But it did. The year was 1876.

Dr. Deaton of the Georgia Historical Society set the scene… READ MORE

For July 4, Deport My Wife

Here British investigator Leni Badpenny celebrates Britain’s independence from America. Despite two decades in the USA and recent marriage to an American (me), she refuses US citizenship, and therefore, like 9.3 million other green card holders, suppresses her own … READ MORE