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(left) Freedman's Monument in Lincoln Park on Massachusetts Ave NE, Sculptor: Thomas Ball Photographer: https://www.flickr.com/photos/bootbearwdc (right) Frederick Douglass, ca. 1879. Photograph by George K. Warren. US National Archives
July 3, 2020
July 3, 2020

A celebration of Abraham Lincoln and the Emancipation Declaration, commissioned and paid for solely by freed slaves, is now under attack by the mob in Washington, D.C. It is considered demeaning because a freed slave... read more

A celebration of Abraham Lincoln and the Emancipation Declaration, commissioned and paid for solely by freed slaves, is now under attack by the mob in Washington, D.C. It is considered......read more

July 1, 2020

Friedrich Schiller once noted that the French Revolution was “a great moment which has found a little people.” With the spirit of the American Republican Revolution clearly before them, the French oligarchy and their... read more

Friedrich Schiller once noted that the French Revolution was “a great moment which has found a little people.” With the spirit of the American Republican Revolution clearly before them, the......read more

June 30, 2020

The “Russian bounties” affair which has just been hoked up by the London Guardian... read more

The “Russian bounties” affair which has just been hoked up by the London Guardian and New York Times is the most blatant British intelligence scheme in nearly......read more

June 30, 2020

White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany confirmed June 29th that neither the President nor the Vice President were briefed on the claim, circulated by the New York Times and London Guardian, that... read more

White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany confirmed June 29th that neither the President nor the Vice President were briefed on the claim, circulated by the New York Times and......read more

June 29, 2020

The IMF’s aggravated guess this month that the world economy will shrink by 4.9% this year, and the United States’ and all the European economies will each contract by 8-11%, doesn’t begin to describe the economic... read more

The IMF’s aggravated guess this month that the world economy will shrink by 4.9% this year, and the United States’ and all the European economies will each contract by 8-11%,......read more

June 25, 2020

The entire world now confronts the collapse of the financial and political system put into place in 1989 following the demise of the Soviet Union. That old order has disintegrated, and can never be restored. The... read more

The entire world now confronts the collapse of the financial and political system put into place in 1989 following the demise of the Soviet Union. That old order has disintegrated,......read more

June 24, 2020

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit ordered U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan to dismiss General Michael Flynn’s criminal prosecution on June 24th. In a 2-1 decision, the Court granted the... read more

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the District of Columbia Circuit ordered U.S. District Judge Emmet Sullivan to dismiss General Michael Flynn’s criminal prosecution on June 24th. In a 2-1......read more

June 24, 2020

There is so much madness right now, it is hard to tell which is worse—in the streets or in the halls of diplomacy. It is all the more important to reach out to those everywhere, who can morally recognize we are human... read more

There is so much madness right now, it is hard to tell which is worse—in the streets or in the halls of diplomacy. It is all the more important to......read more