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Last September, I flew out of my home airport, Reno Tahoe International, for the first time in six months; and I was appalled by what I saw from both the Thousands Standing Around and the airlines that let them abuse their passengers.
I want to highlight a troubling trend that is equally important. It is time America stopped letting history be re-written. Every man, woman, and child in America has a duty and responsibility to ensure the next generation is being taught the real history of America.
“If the United States of America were ever to cease from being a nation or otherwise fundamentally change so as to be essentially a different nation, which cannot be considered a good thing, the fault would be entirely your own.”
In the summer of 1965, Marine Corps Boot camp training included the boast “If it weren’t for the Marine Corps, you’d be speaking Japanese.” It was true then, and it is still true today.
Here in this land, there is no one who can claim to be original. We are all descendants of immigrants to these shores. But I recall hearing about the immigrants that came through Ellis Island. They wanted to learn English. They wanted to breathe free. They wanted to become Americans and did not want to make America in the image of the decrepit land they were leaving.
Eric Holder wants to give felons the right to vote – but it’s just a ploy to get more votes for the left.
We sure are lucky we have a law professor in the White House, aren’t we?
You won’t hear much about this week’s defeat for the United Auto Workers.