Articles of Association – Nov 2014 pb

Articles of Association – Nov 2014 pb

“GRIEVANCES AND DISTRESSES” by James Still, ©2014 (Nov. 1, 2014) — Encouraged by the Suffolk Resolves, the First Continental Congress passed the Articles of Association in hopes that a boycott of British goods would encourage a redress of grievances and repeal of the Intolerable Acts.  Abraham Lincoln noted the significance of this moment: “The Union […]

The “Articles of Freedom”

THE RESULTING DOCUMENT OF THE CONTINENTAL CONGRESS OF 2009 By KJ Kaufman (Dec. 27, 2009) — In November of 2009, a historic event was held in St. Charles, IL at the Pheasant Run Resort.  The event was a Continental Congress, the third to be held in our Nation’s history.  Many have confused a Continental Congress […]

We Have Come Full Circle

IN THE DEAD OF NIGHT, SENATE TAKES FIRST VOTE TO RETURN TO TYRANNY Editorial by KJ Kaufman (Dec. 21, 2009)  —  Many of us were taught that the American fight for Independence began as a fight of no taxation without representation as the Colonists were being taxed by King George III when the Colonists had […]