What Was Revolutionary About the American Revolution?

By Allen Guelzo

Everyone knows the basics of the American Revolution: thirteen North American colonies revolted against British rule and won their independence. But there’s much more to the story: the American Revolution, of all revolutions, was a game-changer for the entire world. How so? And most importantly, why? Renowned historian Allen Guelzo explains.

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Goodbye, America

How is America to be defined? By its failures or its triumphs? Today, there seems to be an obsession with the former and a dismissal of the latter. Is this dark vision of the freest and most prosperous nation on earth an accurate narrative or a cynical distortion? James Robbins, columnist for USA Today and author of “Erasing America,” considers that question in this video. How we view America’s past will very much shape America’s future.

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What Will Historians Say…?

By Bill Holter – Re-Blogged From http://www.Gold-Eagle.com

Two weeks back I asked the question whether or not the “Final War” had started, between the EAST AND WEST.  I was called a number of politically incorrect names for suggesting the Tianjin explosion might have been an “attack” and took even more heat,… because I included the word “nuclear”.  Since then there have been many theories as to what happened, some of them pretty far-fetched.  Yesterday another article was published in Veterans Today, http://www.veteranstoday.com/2015/08/25/confirmation-tianjin-was-nuked/ which scientifically suggests the explosion was in fact “nuclear.”  I am inquiring as to whether the science used as proof is in fact sound.  In the meantime, I would like to hear from readers why or why not the science used in this article is correct or is not.  Please do not send me “opinion” or tell me Veterans Today is a poor source.  Please specifically attack the science!

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