What was unique about Pennsylvania's founding?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_3525104" align="aligncenter" width="600"] ‘The Birth of Pennsylvania 1680’ by Jean Leon Gerome Ferris (1863–1930)[/caption] Pennsylvania became the second state to join the Union, Dec. 12, 1787. Pennsylvania more…

Experts: Humans will happily worship a robot god

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (DAILY MAIL) -- A religion based around a robot god will succeed because humans tend to 'worship supreme understanding', experts have claimed. One researcher has said the same more…

Hey Millennials: You want socialism? Read this

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_1864605" align="aligncenter" width="596"] Joseph Stalin[/caption] Rasputin, described as "The Holy Devil," moved to St. Petersburg in 1906 and began to gain access to the royal family of more…

Cuba's long, hard battle for freedom

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_4635836" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Cuban flag[/caption] A factor leading up to the 1898 Spanish-American War was slavery in Cuba. President James Buchanan wrote Dec. 19, 1859: "When a more…

Campus coffee shop evicts College Republicans

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Campus Reform) Members of the Fordham University College Republicans were asked to leave an on-campus coffee shop because their MAGA hats apparently violated the shop’s “safe space policy.” more…

Former grad students: Our professors raped us

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (KQED) It's not just Hollywood, politics and media where allegations of sexual misconduct are pouring in. Women in academia are sharing in the #MeToo moment, opening up about more…

Why did the Jews establish modern Israel?

by Bill Federer -- The lay "Fiddler on the Roof" recounts the story of Jewish persecution in Eastern Europe and Russia. President Abraham Lincoln, shortly after he signed the Emancipation Proclamation, met more…