Lest We Forget The Heroes of America’s Silent Revolution

Lest We Forget The Heroes of America’s Silent Revolution

FROM “IN DEFENSE OF RURAL AMERICA” by Ron Ewart, ©2019, President, NARLO (May 12, 2019) — “The Framers of the Constitution knew that free speech is the friend of change and revolution.  But they also knew that it is always the deadliest enemy of tyranny.” Hugo Black – Former U. S. Senator and Associate Justice […]

The Critical Importance of Teaching History — Correctly

The Critical Importance of Teaching History — Correctly

DO AMERICA’S YOUTH KNOW THE PITFALLS OF “ABSOLUTE POWER?” March 2, 2019 Dear Friends and Colleagues: Humankind is the highest form of animal life on this lovely earth.  Humans are not the strongest nor the fastest, nor the biggest.  But, by any measure they are the most intelligent and possess the best specialized anatomical tools […]

We Live In A Lying, Lustful, Larcenous Fantasy World of Illusion

We Live In A Lying, Lustful, Larcenous Fantasy World of Illusion

FROM “IN DEFENSE OF RURAL AMERICA” by Ron Ewart, President, NARLO, ©2018 (Jul. 15, 2018) — “We live in a fantasy world, a world of illusion. The great task in life is to find reality.” — Jean Iris Murdoch, British Novelist, 1919 – 1999 Just about every piece of human information we receive in our […]

Is Historical Knowledge a Curse?

Is Historical Knowledge a Curse?

“THE SIREN SONG OF HOPE” by Michael Gaddy, ©2016, blogging at The Rebel Madman (Jul. 22, 2016) — Could a knowledge of history be considered a curse? Would one’s life be much less complicated if they had the equivalent of historical Alzheimer’s? I have been asking myself that question more and more recently, especially after […]

Who are We and What are They?

Who are We and What are They?

“BUT A BREATH AWAY” by OPOVV, ©2015 (Dec. 12, 2015) — Leonardo and the Mona Lisa; “The Night Watch;” Venus de Milo; Plato and Pliny; Spartacus and Martin Luther; Cinerama and Moses; Pez and Slinky; Lionel Trains and the Hula Hoop; “The Tunnel of Love” and the Twist; The “Pentagon Papers;” worldwide entertainment via satellite […]

Battle Flag

Battle Flag

THE CONFEDERATE BATTLE FLAG AND BLACK HISTORY by William Haney, ©2015, TPATH Contributor (Jul. 19, 2015) — The recent angst over the Confederate Battle Flag and its supposed symbolism should anger every black man and woman in the country who claim ancestry from slavery.  While it is possible to trace lineage to a particular slave […]

History is a Two-Way Street

History is a Two-Way Street

IS DESPOTISM HAPPENING ALL OVER AGAIN? by OPOVV, ©2015 (Jun. 14, 2015) — For every despot with a “took-control story,” there’s an equal but opposite story of the citizens rounding up all the judges and politicians and hanging them from shady oak trees across the country. For every “crooked cop” story, there’s a policeman who went […]

The Idea (A Two-Act Play)

The Idea (A Two-Act Play)

“THE ROAD TO SURE EXTINCTION” by OPOVV, ©2015 (Apr. 25, 2015) — ACT I As the curtain rises we hear Edvard Grieg’s Peer Gynt Suites 1 and 2. The stage is dark except for one spotlight on a chair, center left stage.  After “Morning” is concluded, a middle-aged actress enters from stage right dressed in a Greek […]

Do You Know the REAL Story of Thanksgiving?

Do You Know the REAL Story of Thanksgiving?

DO TEXTBOOKS TODAY PURPOSEFULLY MISS THE REAL STORY OF THANKSGIVING? by Jason W. Hoyt, ©2014, blogging at JasonWHoyt.com (Nov. 27, 2014) — In most history books and textbooks we read the story of Thanksgiving was due to a great harvest and even because the Indians helped.  While this may be true, the real story of Thanksgiving […]

How Far Will Obama’s Propaganda Machine Go?

How Far Will Obama’s Propaganda Machine Go?

SHADES OF GERMANY, 1938 by Sharon Rondeau (Mar. 14, 2013) — A New York Times article dated January 6, 1938 entitled “Nazis Govern Reporters” begins with the words, “A special decree fixing the salaries and working conditions of journalists was issued today…” The “decree” began with: The attitude of the German press is determined by […]

Terry Lakin Action Fund Radio Announces August 29 Show

TLAF SHOW WITH PAUL GUTHRIE reposted at the request of the Terry Lakin Action Fund (Aug. 27, 2011) —Click here to listen to the show on Monday, August 29 at 3:00 p.m. ET on America’s Web Radio.  Click on the [LISTEN NOW LINK] and follow the instructions. For more than three years many people from […]