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Research Last Updated: Jun 26, 2016 - 9:07:22 AM


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The Great Heathen Army
The Vikings raided England periodically for years.

Jun 26, 2016 - 9:06:12 AM

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U.S., Britain Developed Plans to Disable or Destroy Middle Eastern Oil Facilities from Late 1940s to Early 1960s in Event of a Soviet Invasion
British Plans Envisioned Using Nuclear Weapons as an Option in Iran and Iraq, According to Declassified Documents. Regional Allies Were Apparently Never Informed Out of Concern for “Unfavorable” Consequences, Though Some U.S. Officials Thought Host Countries Would Approve the Plugging of Oil Wells

Jun 24, 2016 - 9:59:35 AM

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The Second Amendment was Ratified to Preserve Slavery
The real reason the Second Amendment was ratified, and why it says "State" instead of "Country" (the Framers knew the difference - see the 10th Amendment), was to preserve the slave patrol militias in the southern states, which was necessary to get Virginia's vote.  Founders Patrick Henry, George Mason, and James Madison were totally clear on that . . . and we all should be too.

Jun 22, 2016 - 11:37:40 AM

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It Was A West Virginia Tragedy That Gave Birth To Fathers' Day
A sad moment in West Virginia and coal mining history gave us the first father’s day observation.
The death of more than 360 men in the Monongah Mine disaster was the basis for the original Father’s Day observation held in Fairmont.

Jun 20, 2016 - 6:24:43 AM

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U.S. Supreme Court Entrenches Colonial Legacy in Puerto Rico
On Monday June 13, the Supreme Court of the United States ruled in Puerto Rico v. Franklin California Tax-Free Trust to place the future of the island’s debt restructuring in the hands of the United States Congress. With this decision, the Court has further extended the legacy of colonial dominance over Puerto Rico.

Jun 16, 2016 - 11:40:30 AM

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The Great Heathen Army
U.S., Britain Developed Plans to Disable or Destroy Middle Eastern Oil Facilities from Late 1940s to Early 1960s in Event of a Soviet Invasion
The Second Amendment was Ratified to Preserve Slavery