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Thomas Jefferson and John Adams Show You How To Throw Shade

The rivalry between these two Founding Fathers makes our political fighting today seem tame by comparison. This post originally appeared…

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Innocent People Who Were Executed, Part Ten

I am innocent, innocent, innocent. . . . I am an innocent man, and something very wrong is taking place tonight.

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There’s A Lot We Can Learn From Mr. Rogers

A Master Teacher with a Message for the Ages.

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Why You Might Be In Danger From Free Government Healthcare

The United States government did something that was wrong — deeply, profoundly, morally wrong,

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The Real Risk To You From The Distractions Of Washington

You risk a lot by not paying attention to what is a real danger, when all we see is political drama and palace intrigue in the news today.

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Immigration Stories You Need To Know: Bhagat Singh Thind

The Court that asserted “free white persons” were the only people eligible for naturalized citizenship.

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What History Can Tell You About The Immigrant Caravan

“No man chooses evil because it it evil, he only mistakes it for happiness, the goodness he seeks.”

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BEST OF HISTORYDOJO: 10 Innocent People Who Were Executed: Ellis Wayne Felker

Prosecutors had hidden evidence from the defense

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10 Innocent People Who Were Executed, Part Nine: Joseph O’Dell

The man who represents himself at trial has a fool for a client.

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BEST OF HISTORYDOJO: Evil Plots You Never Heard About: Prescott Bush

This is the second installment in the Evil Plots series from HistoryDojo. Please find the first installment here. The plot…

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Simply Mark Twain

I have recently noticed the continuing significance of Mark Twain. The significance of anything can be measured in a variety…

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Great Americans You Need To Know: James Baldwin

James Baldwin would be a metaphorical cheerleader for Martin Luther King’s drum major for truth.