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Well before the American Civil War erupted, Jefferson viewed slavery as antithetical to freedom.
Democrats reacted badly to their political party’s loss to Republican candidate Abraham Lincoln in 1860. Is this history repeating itself?
President Wilson contrasted the autocracy in Germany with the Russian Revolution that he mistakenly interpreted as a democratic uprising.
Historians usually attribute Elizabeth Cady Stanton and Lucretia Mott as the two ladies who organized the Seneca Falls Convention in 1848, which is recognized as the foundation for the women’s rights movement in the U.S.
Rosa Parks passed away on October 24, 2005, but the memory of her heroic defiance of injustice lives on.
Saint Patrick was a Roman citizen by birth and a Briton by geography. He was enslaved by heathen Druids in Ireland before being moved by God to embrace Christianity.
Common myths and misunderstandings may prevail regarding Ireland’s patron saint; yet, at the heart of the myths, there is a very real man
We are facing our third insurrection by Democrats in reaction to the election of Donald J. Trump.
Freeing his slaves is a legitimate legacy from a man who dared for risk his life for the true freedom of his people.
It is important to honor any presidents who honored the original vision of freedom, and how they honored such a vision by their courageous actions at the risk of their lives.