"You Must Comply With the Law"
In 1854 the United States Congress passed the Fugitive Slave Act. It was signed into law by the President of the United States. The law stated that any runaway enslaved Americans from the Souther...
Posted: April 20, 2014, 08:21 PM
"Yes, the Chief Justice Said That"
In 1857 the Supreme Court heard the now infamous "Dred Scott" case. In that case a slave, Dred Scott, assisted by abolitionists, sued his master for his freedom. Mr. Scott had been owned by a U.S....
Posted: April 22, 2014, 08:30 PM
What To Do About Ukraine and Russia
By now it may be too late. Vladimir Putin is serious about re-creating the old Soviet Union he worked for and loved. His invasion of Georgia in 2008 was a probe...unanswered by Presi...
Posted: April 29, 2014, 11:45 AM
"My Father Started Something"
One day in 1965 or 1966, when I was just a little boy, my father came home from a business trip and gave me a present! It was a little space capsule. I did not know of the Gemini man...
Posted: April 30, 2014, 03:27 PM