It is due to Catholic and Royal France that there is a United States in the first place. We were taught that our Founding Fathers were the bravest of the brave, who selflessly, with blood-bandaged feet and bloodied faces, shed the shackles of serfdom for freedom. But the truth is, without the Catholic and Royal… Continue reading It is due to Catholic and Royal France that there is a United States in the first place.
My own work representing my own political views defies Thomas Jefferson. However, I would not say that my work is "in defiance of Thomas Jefferson." These are two different expressions. The former speaks to a positive vision, logically deduced, and philosophically coherent that happens to defy Jefferson. The latter speaks to reactionary impulses seeking to… Continue reading By placing freedom before Truth, Jefferson, et.al. lit our own fuse.