A Fair Trial

Isn’t just a fundamental American right…it’s a cornerstone of American liberty, even in the worst cases… “I have reason to remember that fatal night.  The part I took in defense of Captn. Preston and the soldiers, produced me anxiety, and obloquy enough.  It was, however, one of the most gallant, generous, manly and disinterested actions […]

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Revolutionary

“If you imagine that I expect this Declaration, will ward off, Calamities from this Country, you are much mistaken.  A bloody Conflict We are destined to endure…If you imagine that I flatter myself, with Happiness and Halcyon days, after a Separation from Great Britain, you are mistaken again.  I don’t expect that our new Governments […]

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The Great Debate

To Debate or not to debate…..how is that even a question? “It has been frequently remarked that it seems to have been reserved to the people of this country, by their conduct and example, to decide the important question, whether societies of men are really capable or not of establishing good government from reflection and […]

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Liberty for All

Revolutionary concept, I know… “Let us read and recollect and impress upon our souls, the views and ends, of our own more immediate forefathers, in exchanging their native country for a dreary, inhospitable wilderness. Let us examine into the nature of that power and the cruelty of that oppression which drove them from their homes. […]

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