Tremendous impact of missionaries in Hawaii

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1848405" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Hawaiian missionaries[/caption] Hawaii became a U.S. Territory July 7, 1898, as President McKinley signed the Treaty of Annexation. In 1778, British Captain James Cook more…

'Twin relics of barbarism' created political party

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_3459294" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Birthplace of Republican Party[/caption] A recent attempt to ban the Confederate Flag due to its association with slavery is akin to calling for a more…

July 4, 1826 – an uncanny historical coincidence

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2183295" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Thomas Jefferson and John Adams[/caption] Both served in the Continental Congress and both signed the Declaration of Independence. Both served as U.S. ministers in more…