Amazing source for George Washington Carver's ideas

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2209095" align="aligncenter" width="600"] George Washington Carver[/caption] George Washington Carver was born a slave during the Civil War, possibly around the date of July 12, 1865, but there more…

Why did Aaron Burr hate Alexander Hamilton?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2208355" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Duel between Alexander Hamilton and Aaron Burr[/caption] He intentionally fired into the air, but his political rival, Vice President Aaron Burr, took deadly aim more…

Early presidents knew perils of centralized banks

by Bill Federer -- Economist Milton Friedman stated: "Concentrated power is not rendered harmless by the good intentions of those who create it." Over the objections of Thomas Jefferson, the nation's first more…