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John Adams — David McCullough


Second in my list of presidential biographies is David McCullough’s Pulitzer-winning biography of John Adams. This book is frequently hailed as one of the finest biographies of its kind, and has been exceedingly well-received, averaging an impressive 4.7 stars out of five on Amazon at the time of writing (by way of comparison, Chernow’s… 421 more words

Christians and their Walk…

Christians and their Walk…

There is so much to get done…I am still working on the Series of how to rectify our diffused immigration national policy is perceived. 663 more words

Special Interest Groups

Theodore "Teddy" Roosevelt

“In the first place, we should insist that if the immigrant who comes here in good faith becomes an American and assimilates himself to us, he shall be treated on an exact equality with everyone else, for it is an outrage to discriminate against any such man because of creed, or birthplace, or origin. 412 more words

Special Interest Groups

How the Tea Party reads history: Rand Paul, Mike Huckabee and the new battle of the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence | Salon

Consider the opening words of a book written by the co-founders of the largest Tea Party group in the nation, Mark Meckler and Jenny Martin: 217 more words

News Reader

The War Against Christianity: Living Under The Tyranny of the Minority

As I was trying to choose what to write about on this hot, Mississippi Morning, a hard, cold fact struck my simple mind:  We are living in a country that continues to suffer under the tyranny of a minority.  1,396 more words

Politics

American Creation: Triumphs and Tragedies at the Founding of the Republic by Joseph J. Ellis

American Creation is an excellent summary of what Ellis calls “the Founding Era”, defined as the 28 years between the start of the War for Independence in 1775 and the Louisiana Purchase in 1803. 451 more words

Non-Fiction

Is Administrative Law Unlawful ?

From the Constitution of the United States:

ARTICLE I, SECTION 1.

All legislative powers herein granted shall be vested in a Congress of the United States…

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Constitution