Most Americans know the names of our founding fathers, and that they believed in Peace, Liberty, Justice, and Freedom for all. However, most Americans do not realize that the founding fathers considered Islam among other religions when they were establishing our country. 887 more words
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Ask people what they know about Miguel de Cervantes, and they’ll say he’s the bloke who wrote Don Quijote. Tick. Some will go on to say he and Shakespeare died on the same day, April 23, 1616, thereby depriving the world of two literary giants in one fell swoop. 2,123 more words
Thomas Dirdoe who was born in 1588 in Gillingham, Dorset, was the 11th Great Grandfather of SDFHS member, Arnaud Aurejac-Davis, who tells the fascinating story of the capture of Thomas and his son by Barbary pirates. 982 more words
Founding Fathers Supported Islam?
by Bill Lockwood
President Obama has jumped the gun. He had hoped that by now his Common Core education standards would have already dumbed-down Americans to the point that they know nothing of our own history nor would they be able to read the Koran for themselves. 900 more words