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Ronald Reagan

“Freedom is only one generation away from extinction. It is not ours by inheritance; it must be fought for and defended constantly by each generation, for it comes only once to a people. Those who have known freedom and then … Continue reading

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You Are Not Special

About a week ago I first heard about this commencement speech. Many people online seemed outraged over it, and I’ll admit I had mixed feelings when reading/listening to snippets from it. But now, having watched it all the way through, … Continue reading

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So, You Didn’t Vote. Okay.

Well it’s Election Day in New Jersey. Today is the Primary Election Day here – the one where you vote within your declared party to choose a candidate for President, U.S. Senate, U.S. Congress, and certain local races. Those readers … Continue reading

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Memorial Day Tribute

Here in the USA while we have set aside special days to commemorate things we all agree are/were important in history, there is a strong tendency to pass over these memories in the hurry to enjoy a “holiday.” I’ll tell … Continue reading

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Martin Luther King Jr.

There have been many great people, and many great orators. But nowhere near as many great people who were also great orators. Included in the latter group is Martin Luther King Jr. who, when many were out looking for blood … Continue reading

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