“I have not yet begun to fight!” shouted John Paul Jones when the captain of the 50-gun British frigate HMS Serapis taunted him to surrender. Their ships were so close their cannons scraped and masts entangled, yet his
Though this scene of John Trumbull’s “Declaration of Independence” painting was contrived he attempted to capture the essence of the signing. In it he places a Bible on top of the presented Declaration
On the third of his four voyages, Columbus sailed south along the west coast of Africa before heading west across the Atlantic Ocean. Then he was caught in the doldrums, a notorious condition of no winds and intense heat. After
He was the only person to sign all four of America’s founding documents: Articles of Association-1774, Declaration of Independence-1776, Articles of Confederation-1777, U.S. Constitution-1787. Who was he? Roger Sherman. At
The media has dubbed the Orlando shooting as the largest mass shooting in US history. However, is that really true or is it propaganda? The reality is that a greater mass murder took place in American history and it took place at
Iran (the modern name for Persia) is rich in biblical history. Persians are direct descendants of Noah. Its rulers helped repatriate Jews to Israel, providing them with financial, military, legal, and material aid. Persian
Why haven’t America’s leaders secured America’s borders? America Working answers this question in a short 20 minute video, summarizing immigration and domestic threats that must be fixed if America is to survive.
Selling a million copies a year for over 100 years, McGuffey’s Readers were the mainstay of public education in America. Generations of school children read them, making them some of the most influential books of all time.