Category Archives: Liberty

R & R In New England

Wander through New England with me…. Continue reading

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Rodalena Reflects: Lessons from Atticus

Empathy and critical thinking are risks. They often require one to act… Continue reading

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Schoolish Thoughts: Doors

“For me, I am driven by two main philosophies: know more today about the world than I knew yesterday and lessen the suffering of others. You’d be surprised how far that gets you.” -Neil deGrasse Tyson Continue reading

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Gettysburg at 150

Some wounds are too deep to heal completely. Sometimes, people and countries must learn to live with their scars. Continue reading

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Signs

I saw a lot of signs yesterday, but I don’t think we can fix this one with signs. Continue reading

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Taking our Ball and Goin’ to Texas: Why Conservatives are Wigging Out

What’s up with all of these political temper tantrums? Continue reading

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What Rests in Arlington

Grandpa never spoke of the war. Continue reading

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On Praying About the Outcome of Elections

Be careful… Continue reading

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What She’s Made Of

The U. S. S. Constitution was built with the strength of liberty… Continue reading

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