It’s not the customary celebration we have grown to expect. There were no parades and few fireworks displays. Even family or community cookouts were confined by social distancing and safe practice guidelines. Like many birthday parties and other celebrations, the celebration of our nation’s birth was tempered by the pandemic of Covid-19. A Birthday Message … More Happy Birthday America!
The Battle of Gettysburg was a decisive and bloody battle in the Civil War, a war fought to preserve the Union. Considering what we see on the news, I wonder, was the union truly preserved?
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“Taxation without representation is tyranny!” James Otis “Give me liberty or give me death.” Patrick Henry “One if by land, two if by sea.” Paul Revere “We must all hang together, or assuredly we shall all hang separately.” Benjamin Franklin “Don’t fire unless fired upon, but if they mean to have a war, let it … More A Southerner’s Adventure in New England