Tag Archive: Civility

Spirit & Heritage In Song – ‘Slumber My Darling’ – 1862

  Slumber My Darling A beautiful old American lullaby written by Stephen Foster in the midst of the American War Between The States. A song of devotion, compassion, tenderness and protection, apt for that era of turmoil in American history.   Stephen Collins Foster (July 4, 1826 – January 13, 1864), known as the “father …

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The American Story & Its Ancient Roots Needs To Be Told With Fresh Emphasis

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      The stories of America’s past and the people and events that have made it great have been ebbing from the public mind for decades. These historical moments are no longer focused on by the news and entertainment industries, academia, even government agencies are silent about America’s defining moments and the historical foundations …

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Armed Citizen – The Right And Benefit

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True stories of the Right and Benefit to Keep and Bear Arms for self-defense. Stand And Deliver. Americans are rarely held up on roads and byways by bandits and highwaymen as in yesteryear. But thousands of peaceful citizens are still today assailed in their homes by robbers and the desperate. There are countless, generally untold …

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“Lord of the Flies” Becoming Stark Reality?

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What’s happing to young people in America? What discourages or at minimum what does not contribute to the basest behavior being expressed by human beings? Do we need more secularism, American Idol, reality shows, violent video games, sexual confusion pandered by the MSM and “educators” to benefit youth? We long ago outlawed the Bible, prayer …

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Why Has The American Entertainment Industry Attempted For Decades To Degrade Young People?

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Movies, music, concerts, video games: decades of sex, violence, alcohol/drug abuse, disrespect for family, parents, self, others and religion, broken lives. Should we be surprised at problems in society? Do other nations so deliberately degrade their populace? “Is MTV a purveyor of kiddie porn? The Parents Television Council wants to find out. The media watchdog …

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The Bible: “The Salt Of The Earth” – Seasoning The English Language & Culture

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Though it is read far less than it used to be, the Christian Bible in various translations such as the 400 year old King James version shaped and molded like no other book the language and culture of the English speaking people.

Rules of Civility & Decent Behaviour In Company And Conversation

Rules of Civility & Decent Behaviour In Company And Conversation “No wonder everybody honoured him who honoured every body.” – Parson Weems (1758 – 1825) regarding George Washington For the first post at this site and to set the tone for future ones, I’ve chosen to share a little known aspect from the life of …

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