Category: "History"

A Brief History of Islam

By Briggite Gabriel

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Why the Peaceful Majority is Irrelevant

On 21 February 2006, Canadian Paul Marek published on his blog Celestial Junk an article titled “Why the Peaceful Majority is Irrelevant.” Marek’s essay warned about the dangers of Islamic fanaticism and dismissed as irrelevant the notion that the overwhelming majority of Muslims are peaceful. This work is incorrectly attributed to Dr Emanuel Tanya.

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Ronald Reagan Acceptance Speech 17 July 1980

Link: http://millercenter.org/president/speeches/speech-3406

If you listen closely to the issues he laid out - you will find that they are all pertinent under Barak Obama also.

Ronald Reagan

?This transcript contains the published text of the speech, not the actual words spoken. There may be some differences between the transcript and the audio/video content.

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The Constitution: Amendments 11-27

The Constitution: Amendments 11-27

Constitutional Amendments 1-10 make up what is known as The Bill of Rights.

Amendments 11-27 are listed below.

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The Bill of Rights: A Transcription

The Preamble to The Bill of Rights

Congress of the United States

begun and held at the City of New-York, on

Wednesday the fourth of March, one thousand seven hundred and eighty nine.

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THE Conventions of a number of the States, having at the time of their adopting the Constitution, expressed a desire, in order to prevent misconstruction or abuse of its powers, that further declaratory and restrictive clauses should be added: And as extending the ground of public confidence in the Government, will best ensure the beneficent ends of its institution.

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Constitution of the United States

Constitution of the United States

We the people of the United States, in order to form a more perfect union, establish justice, insure domestic tranquility, provide for the common defense, promote the general welfare, and secure the blessings of liberty to ourselves and our posterity, do ordain and establish this Constitution for the United States of America.

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Virginia Declaration of Independence

Link: http://mikechurch.com/Founders-Corner-Documents/the-virginia-declaration-of-rights-by-george-mason.html

Written by George Mason

A DECLARATION OF RIGHTS made by the representatives of the good people of Virginia, assembled in full and free convention which rights do pertain to them and their posterity, as the basis and foundation of government .

Section 1. That all men are by nature equally free and independent and have certain inherent rights, of which, when they enter into a state of society, they cannot, by any compact, deprive or divest their posterity; namely, the enjoyment of life and liberty, with the means of acquiring and possessing property, and pursuing and obtaining happiness and safety.

Section 2. That all power is vested in, and consequently derived from, the people; that magistrates are their trustees and servants and at all times amenable to them.

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