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“Kneading in Silence: A Glimpse Into The Life of Judah the Enslaved Cook.”

National Park Service Ranger Shannon Moeck of Belle Grove and Cedar Creek National Historical Park (and admittedly a friend) has taken some time to work with Kristen Laise, executive director of… 1,212 more words

That Our Flag Was Still There

One of the most significant locations in and around Baltimore is Fort McHenry. Not only was it a significant location during the War of 1812 but it was the location in-which the Star Spangled Banner was born.  638 more words

  • “We are teaching the world the great truth that Governments do better without Kings & Nobles than with them. The merit will be doubled by the other lesson that Religion Flourishes in greater purity, without than with the aid of Government.” ~James Madison (1822)
James Madison
  • “It is a principle incorporated into the settled policy of America, that as peace is better than war, war is better than tribute.” ~James Madison (1816)
James Madison

Federalist Papers, No. 10 & No. 51 (1787-1788)

The Federalist No. X
To the People of the State of New York:

AMONG the numerous advantages promised by a well constructed Union, none deserves to be more accurately developed than its tendency to break and control the violence of faction. 4,920 more words

Alexander Hamilton