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Op-ed: The summer of our discontent oppressive English monarchy, but liberty for themselves and their posterity. With liberty comes responsibility. John Adams warned: "Posterity! You will never know how much it cost the present generation, to preserve your freedom! I hope...
Fueling the national embarrassment

...47 senators was that it amounted to treason, or at the very least a felony violation of a law that dates back to the John Adams administration. The move probably was not treason, but it certainly was treacherous and grossly irresponsible, and...
Op-ed: Clarence Thomas is right

...he wrote of our natural rights, "under the charters of kings or legislators, but under the King of kings." Or John Adams? He wrote of rights "antecedent to all earthly government," "that cannot be repealed or restrained by human laws...

...alcohol and ending their days with alcohol," says Hirsch. "It was woven into the culture in fundamental ways."Take John Adams, second president of the United States and father of the sixth, who started each day with a tankard of cider. Adams...
Arts & Entertainment

...mudslinging is nothing new, of course. It's been around since George Washington hung up his teeth. After him, President John Adams found himself being challenged by his vice president, Thomas Jefferson.You've heard of these men, right? Founders...
Cal Thomas: Unfaithfully executing the law

...and Alexander Hamilton exchanged views on the subject. William Chrystal, a scholar and interpreter of Hamilton and John Adams, has written about it in an article entitled "Alexander Hamilton and Immigration."In his first message to Congress...
Cal Thomas: Hyphenated-Nation

...nation and as a people." She is right.The Founders were concerned about divisions, beginning with political parties. John Adams said: "There is nothing which I dread so much as a division of the republic into two great parties, each arranged...
Cal Thomas: Why do Americans hate America?

...undermined. Is it any wonder millennials are less impressed with their country?"In a letter to his wife, Abigail, John Adams wrote: "Posterity! You will never know how much it cost the present Generation to preserve your Freedom! I hope you...
Bob Franken: Church and state: still separate?

...They're entitled to their beliefs, but because there are so many of them, and they vote, we are left with what John Adams called a "tyranny of the majority." It's happened throughout our history, when the momentary popular passion of...
Tell me something good about America Whatever the cause may be ? please tell me something good about my country.Tell me about Thomas Jefferson, John Adams, Benjamin Franklin, Roger Sherman and Robert Livingston being appointed by the Continental Congress to write the Declaration...


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