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The Sixteenth District, Part One

Gentle Readers, my copies of Nicole Etcheson’s Bleeding Kansas: Contested Liberty in the Civil War Era and Jonathan Earle and Diane Mutti Burke’s Bleeding Kansas, Bleeding Missouri: The Long Civil War on the Border… 789 more words

Road To War

Obama's DOJ Sues Minnesota City for Rejecting Islamic Center

Obama’s DOJ Sues Minnesota City for Rejecting Islamic Center

Typical..  Obama, AG Eric Holder, and the rest of this administration are bullying another small town.  This has NOTHING to do with religion, but rather zoning issues.  47 more words

The Fifteenth District, Part Three

The Fifteenth District, parts 1 and 2

Joseph Potter had one other peculiarity to share about happenings in the Fifteenth District. That peculiarity concerned not the spectacle of a member of the congressional committee tasked with investigating Kansas troubles including a contributor to the same troubles, but rather Potter himself. 810 more words

Road To War

Confusing Heritage and Hate

Decedents of Confederate soldiers should be allowed… to celebrate their heritage and honor the bravery of their ancestors free of accusations of racism and hatred.  Those who are quick to criticize Confederate reenactors( 239 more words

History

Wouldn't It Be Loverly?

Wouldn’t It Be Loverly?

I read the most amazing news story this morning. France up and dissolved the government and started over again. No civil war, no rhetoric, no Mike Wallace. 916 more words

Politics

Obama orders review of federal role in arming state and local police

Obama orders review of federal role in arming state and local police

  Obama is ordering this review in light of the shooting in Ferguson, Missouri.  Of course, the weapon that Officer Wilson used was his duty 9mm semi-auto handgun.  285 more words