Monday, December 18, 2017

Tag: Government

White House Pets – Companions of the White House, the First...

There have been a lot of great men to serve as America's president, but we can't leave out the Presidential pets--the First Pets. There...

The History of Benefits in America

The widespread social benefits program of America began during the Civil War. A deceased Union soldier’s widow and orphans could draw a salary as...

Why Obey?: A Look at Plato and Aristotle

In Glenn Tinder’s Political Thinking: The Perennial Questions, one of the most important questions asked to the reader—and to those that have debated philosophy...

Ambassador Yousef Al Otaiba, An All Around Good Guy

When it comes to history, I feel as if anticipating the future (of history) is just as important as understanding the past. In a...

Whites and Blacks in a United Front

In reading the first ninety-nine pages of Southern Labor and Black Civil Rights: ORGANIZING MEMPHIS WORKERS, I started feeling less and less proud to...

The Communist Party and the Civil Rights Movement

When one thinks of the obstacles that blacks had to overcome in America, there are a few obvious obstructions: the Ku Klux Klan, poll...