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National Defense Service Medal

Except for the recipients, many Americans are unaware of what the The National Defense Service Medal stands for. Being it was authorized by Executive Order 10448, April 22, 1953, this medal is part of history past but it is still front and center for those who have and do still earn it to this day. Currently, the National … More...

Patriots Guide to the 4th of July

Patriots Guide to the 4th of July

This year we are posting a bit in advance of the 4th to give all patriots a history refresher that they can write about, share and pass on to those who look at the 4th as just a day to light off fireworks. Education and knowledge are key and the .gov school system has done an abysmal job on the topic. Like you, I don't … More...

Memorial Day is not BBQ Day!

Remembering our Military Heroes this Memorial Day

With Memorial Day this Monday, it is important that we pause and reflect on on the true meaning and symbolism of the day. Yes, Memorial Day typically marks the beginning of summer and is an excuse for taking off work and picnicking. But it is because of the true reason for the day that we have the freedom, liberty and … More...

What is the meaning of the Thin Blue Line?

What does the “Thin Blue Line” Mean?

Note: Three Police Officers lost their lives this week in the line of duty. Sergeant Greg Moore, Coeur d'Alene Police Department, ID. End of Watch: May 5, 2015 Lieutenant Eric A. Eslary, Ligonier Township Police Department, PA. End of Watch: May 5, 2015 Police Officer Brian Moore, New York City Police … More...

Steadfast & Loyal: Loyalty Day, May 1st

Reaffirmation of Loyalty to the United States

The 94th Loyalty Day will be observed Friday, May 1, in the United States. It is a day set aside for the reaffirmation of loyalty to the United States and for the recognition of the heritage of American freedom. (I wonder how many folks will be observing?) What the Founding Fathers created in the Constitution is the … More...

Abraham Lincoln: Died 150 Years Today

150 Years Ago Today…

On April 15, 1865 Abraham Lincoln, a patriot, statesman and uniter, died. Lincoln led the United States through the Civil War -- its greatest moral, constitutional and political crisis. With his perseverance, he helped to preserve the Union, abolished slavery, strengthened the federal government, and modernized the … More...

From Paul’s Blog…

National Defense Service Medal

Except for the recipients, many Americans are unaware of what the The National Defense Service Medal stands for. Being it was authorized by Executive Order 10448, April 22, 1953, … More...

Patriots Guide to the 4th of July

This year we are posting a bit in advance of the 4th to give all patriots a history refresher that they can write about, share and pass on to those who look at the 4th as just a … More...

150 Years Ago Today…

On April 15, 1865 Abraham Lincoln, a patriot, statesman and uniter, died. Lincoln led the United States through the Civil War -- its greatest moral, constitutional and political … More...