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Worst Prez Ever

The Presidential Election of 2016 was dramatic, to say the least. I found it impossible to go online to any of my social media accounts and not see cursing, fighting, screaming, hating, blocking, and/or deleting happening on the pages of my acquaintances, classmates, friends, and family members. 973 more words

The Election of 1856

The election of 1856,may have been one of the most important elections in American history. The country was beginning to tear itself apart over slavery and wise, tactful leadership was needed to avert a civil war. 1,268 more words

Politics

My Ideal Economic Design

A friend messaged me on Facebook asking, “If I could build my own economic system, what would it look like?” I responded quickly by letting him know I’d send my thoughts to him the next day. 736 more words

North Carolina-UNC President's Home-November 4

North Carolina People, Places, and Things-November 4

I am the dad to five adult children. As they were growing up I attempted to remind them they were special and to implore them to learn something new. 348 more words

A Friend Of A Friend

Worst. President. Ever.

I received a free Kindle copy of this book courtesy of Net Galley and Littlefield Rowan, the publisher. It was with the understanding that I would post a review on Net Galley, Goodreads, Amazon and my review blog. 195 more words

Presidents

When Political Parties Implode: "I refused to unite with a bunch of traitors and disunionists…" The 1860 Election

Friends of Padre Steve’s World,

Instead of making direct comments regarding the developments in the current 2016 Presidential campaign, especially the repeated charges by Donald Trump that the election is rigged and continuing threats of violence coming from many of his supporters I have decided to push on with the series that I began last Friday which is excerpted from my draft book… 3,039 more words

History

When Political Parties Implode: "The Party is Split Forever..."

Friends of Padre Steve’s World,

I have been writing for some time about the coming demise of the Republican Party and the past few days I have been republishing sections of my draft text “Mine Eyes have Seen the Glory” Race, Religion, Ideology and Politics in the Civil War Era to show how the Whig and Democratic Parties imploded between 1850 and 1860. 1,360 more words

History