Reconstitute the “Sons of Liberty” to Save Our Republic

Reconstitute the “Sons of Liberty” to Save Our Republic

“ACTS OF TYRANNY” by Bob Russell, ©2015, blogging at Conservative Daily News (Dec. 28, 2015) — I have been watching the History Channel miniseries entitled “The Sons of Liberty” (http://www.history.com/shows/sons-of-liberty/about), the story of the beginnings of the colonies throwing off the yoke of British tyranny.  Samuel Adams and his group of patriots banded together with […]

The Battle of Bunker Hill (1775) pb

The Battle of Bunker Hill (1775) pb

COLONIAL LOSS WAS ONE STEP ON THE ROAD TO INDEPENDENCE by James Still, ©2015 (Oct. 1, 2015) — In June 1775, the Colonists discovered a British plan to occupy Bunker Hill as a strategic point to control Boston and Boston Harbor.  The Colonists raced to take possession of the hill.  With limited ammunition, Colonel Prescott […]

Boston Tea Party (Part 2 of 3) – May 2014 pb

Boston Tea Party (Part 2 of 3) – May 2014 pb

“OPPOSITION TO TYRANNY” by James Still, ©2014 (May 1, 2014) —[Editor’s Note:  The following is a continuation of historical research by the author into the events leading up to the Boston Tea Party of 1773 and specifically, the role of Founding Father Samuel Adams in those events.] A month following the Boston Tea Party, Samuel […]

A Yardstick for Patriotism

“IT IS THE DUTY OF THE PEOPLE TO ASSERT THEIR FREEDOM” by Kelly Gneiting (Nov. 18, 2010) — Two words. Samuel Adams. What comes to mind? Put “a beer” on one end of the yardstick and “a patriot” on the other end. In 1765 an oppressive British Parliament imposed the Stamp Act on the 13 […]