What was purpose of Articles of Confederation?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_3004304" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Drafting the Articles of Confederation, 1781[/caption] What was the government in the United States before the U.S. Constitution was written? It was the Articles more…

Prof shares anti-Trump flyers during class

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CAMPUS REFORM) — A professor at the University of Massachusetts, Boston used class time to offer students in his Moral and Social Problems flyers for an anti-Trump rally more…

Another person persecuted for patriotism

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1741125" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Richard Stockton[/caption] Richard Stockton signed the Declaration of Independence. The Declaration mentioned God four times: "Laws of Nature and of Nature's God ..." "All more…

High school cancels annual 'auction' of senior

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SACRAMENTO BEE) — John F. Kennedy High School in Sacramento is abandoning an annual fundraising auction in which students pay for seniors to perform tasks after classmates said more…

Famous poem memorized by generations of children

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2995514" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Henry Wadsworth Longfellow[/caption] Listen my children and you shall hear Of the midnight ride of Paul Revere, On the 18th of April, in 75; more…