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Mount Rushmore National Memorial - Keystone, SD

Initial Visit: July 25th, 2015
Rating: 4/5
Price: Free

Description: Taking a selfie with a presidential selfie!

The final stop on my family 2-week cross country trip and what a stop it was. 436 more words

Memorial

A Tale of Two Roosevelts

My latest review for High Country News examines two books that explore how Theodore and Franklin Roosevelt championed environmental awareness in America, even when it was mighty unpopular to do so: http://bit.ly/2mDXUbL 

Book Reviews

What IS An American?

What is an American?


That is a question which has been with us throughout the history of the United States, and back into Colonial times. 1,116 more words

Civics

The Meeting for Decision

“In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.” – Teddy Roosevelt…

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Leadership

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke Rides in Style for His First Day

On Thursday, the new Interior Secretary rode in style to his office. Ryan Zinke describes himself as a Teddy Roosevelt Republican, and he did his best to channel Teddy, using a one horsepower mode of transportation. 278 more words

Politics

How Many Trump Advisors Did It Take to Realize Healthcare is "Complicated"?

Today, Donald Trump spoke to the National Governor’s Association. While he was talking about how his team was working on a plan that would replace the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare), he said this: 624 more words

Donald Trump

AMERICAN DEMAGOGUE: Donald Trump and the Twitter Pulpit

The demagogue in politics is nothing new. Well documented, they have existed as long as democracy itself. Indeed, some maintain that the end of every democracy will inevitably be found at their hands. 1,833 more words

Politics