Queen Elizabeth I: Important to American history

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_4629893" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Queen Elizabeth I[/caption] "Bloody Mary," daughter of Henry VIII, reigned five years, during which time her government sentenced 300 people to death. On Oct. more…

Who said 'The Negro who does the shooting is uneducated'?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2631955" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Booker T. Washington[/caption] Booker T. Washington, the founder of Tuskegee Institute, delivered an address at Memorial Hall in Columbus, Ohio, May 24, 1900. The more…

Disaster in Vietnam? Blame the progressives

by Bill Federer -- "Landslide" Lyndon stole a Senate race with "discovered" ballots? In 1941, LBJ ran for U.S. Senate. FDR made a speech on the eve of the election criticizing LBJ's more…

What happened to world's 1st experiment with Communism?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_4628639" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Plymouth Plantation[/caption] High winds and treacherous tides along North America's coast blew the Pilgrims 500 miles off course, preventing them from joining Virginia's settlement more…

What happened 100 years ago today

by Bill Federer -- The 11th hour of the 11th day of the 11th month of 1918, World War I ended. Though the Armistice was signed at 5:00 AM on Nov. 11, more…

What really happened when Stanley met Livingstone

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2617695" align="aligncenter" width="600"] David Livingstone[/caption] "Doctor Livingstone, I presume?" stated New York Herald reporter Henry Stanley on Nov. 10, 1871, as he met David Livingstone on the more…

This is why Communism never works

by Bill Federer -- "We are under tremendous attacks. ..." stated President Dwight Eisenhower, NOV. 9, 1954. He added: "We are attacked by the Communists who in their own documents state that more…

The remarkable journey of Lewis and Clark

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2610765" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Lewis and Clark with Sacagawea[/caption] "Ocian in view! O! the joy," wrote William Clark in his journal, but the next day, Nov. 8, 1805, more…