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University of Virginia to Keep Pro-Thomas Jefferson ‘Founder’s Day’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at 8:00am 8/20/2019 at 8:00am

This is in stark contrast to the Charlottesville City Council, which decided to drop the day.

The College Fix reports:

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Dallas Airport Comes to Silent Standstill as Remains of Vietnam War Veteran Come Home 52 Years Later

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, August 9, 2019 at 7:00am 8/9/2019 at 7:00am
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Roy Knight Jr. of Texas left the United States to serve in the Vietnam War as a pilot in 1967.

His remains finally came back to Texas yesterday on a plane flown by his son. The arrival brought the entire airport to a halt.

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University of Virginia Considering Removing Statue of Revolutionary War Soldier

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, August 8, 2019 at 8:00am 8/8/2019 at 8:00am

Remember when the left said this was only about Confederate statues? They lied.

The College Fix reports:

University of Virginia considers removing statue of Revolutionary War officer

As the University of Virginia grapples with its h...

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Archaeologists Claim They Found the Church of the Apostles in Israel

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 5, 2019 at 9:00am 8/5/2019 at 9:00am
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A team of American and Israeli archaeologists claim they found the Church of the Apostles supposedly built over the home of Jesus Christ’s apostles Peter and Andrew. From Fox News:

Experts from the Kinneret Institute for Galilean Archaeology at Kinneret College, Israel and Nyack College in New York, have been excavating the...

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Yale Prof Tries to Make Case That Life Was Better Under the Soviets

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 13, 2019 at 11:30am 7/13/2019 at 11:30am

The professor supposedly spoke to people who lived in Central Asia and Eastern Europe and they all confirmed this for her.

Campus Reform reports:

Yale prof: ‘Every single person I have…asked’ has said ‘life was better under the Soviets’

A Yale University professor claimed on Twitter that all of the people she surveyed in...

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Beto O’Rourke Embraces Anti-American Platform, Says Country “Founded on White Supremacy”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 11, 2019 at 11:00am 7/11/2019 at 11:00am
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Of all the months he had to do it, he picked July.

The month we celebrate our nation’s independence, dress up in red, white and blue, shoot off glorious fireworks, and fly our flags a little higher was the month Beto O’Rourke chose to bash his country in a room full of...

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Florida Principal Reassigned After Refusing to Say ‘Holocaust is a Factual, Historical Event’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 10, 2019 at 5:00pm 7/10/2019 at 5:00pm
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Palm Beach County School District reassigned Spanish River Community High School principal William Latson after he told a parent that he cannot say for certain that the Holocaust happened.

The letter caused outrage, which led the school to reassign Latson to a district position. Instead of taking responsibility, Lats...

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UVA College Republicans Angry With Decision of Charlottsville VA to Drop Jefferson’s Birthday

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 6, 2019 at 11:30am 7/6/2019 at 11:30am

Everyone should be angry about this. American history is being erased before our eyes.

Campus Reform reports:

Charlottesville, Va. scraps Thomas Jefferson’s b-day as paid holiday. UVA College Republicans are livid.

University of Virginia’s College Republicans chapter slammed Charlottesville, Va. Friday for dropping former president and UVA founder Thomas Jefferson’s birthday as a paid...

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Georgetown Professor Michael Eric Dyson Likens Betsy Ross Flag to Swastika

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 4, 2019 at 12:00pm 7/4/2019 at 12:00pm
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Nike launched a new line of sneakers just in time for Independence Day which feature a Betsy Ross flag on the heels. The line was pulled after complaints from noted social justice warrior Colin Kaepernick. Now, Michael Eric Dyson is piling on as well.

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Charlottesville Decides to Stop Celebrating Thomas Jefferson’s Birthday

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 3, 2019 at 2:00pm 7/3/2019 at 2:00pm
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Charlottesville, VA, decided to end making Thomas Jefferson’s birthday, April 13, a city holiday. Yes, the city now known for the riots back in 2017.

Jefferson founded the University of Virginia, and his Monticello home is a popular tourist spot.

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NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio Sparks Outrage by Quoting Che Guevara in Miami

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 29, 2019 at 2:00pm 6/29/2019 at 2:00pm
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Many pundits thought New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio turned in a surprisingly strong performance in the first Democratic debate on Wednesday night. Less than 24 hours later, de Blasio destroyed the positive coverage he was receiving by quoting Che Guevara in Miami.

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Historic Catholic Bell Removed from UC Santa Cruz After Being Deemed a ‘Racist’ Symbol

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, June 24, 2019 at 8:00am 6/24/2019 at 8:00am

History is being removed from view, little by little. It’s death by a million paper cuts.

FOX News reports:

Historic Catholic marker deemed ‘racist symbol’ removed by University of California Santa Cruz

A university in California removed a historical symbol from its campus Friday in an effort to be “more inclusive” after a years-long...

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School in San Francisco to Cover George Washington Mural That ‘Traumatizes’ Students

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, June 21, 2019 at 12:00pm 6/21/2019 at 12:00pm

Do you get the sense that some people are actively trying to remove American history from view?

The College Fix reports:

Mural of George Washington that ‘traumatizes students’ to be covered up

There’s plans in the works to cover a mural of George Washington from the halls of George Washington High School in San...

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Celebrating Juneteenth

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 19, 2019 at 9:00pm 6/19/2019 at 9:00pm
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I first blogged about Juneteenth in 2015. As I noted then, the day’s significance is almost criminally under appreciated.

Over the last few years, the 19th of June and its significance, are slowly gaining national popularity, reverence, and acknowledgment.

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Students at U. Oregon Demand Removal of ‘White Supremacist’ Pioneer Statue

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 15, 2019 at 9:30am 6/15/2019 at 9:30am

Remember when the left insisted this sort of thing was only about Confederate statues? They lied.

The College Fix reports:

Pioneer statue called ‘monument to violent white supremacy,’ students, faculty demand its removal

In celebration of Oregon’s roots in pioneering, a statue of a pioneer, known simply as “The Pioneer,” was erected a century...

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MSM Stirs the Pot With Biased Coverage of Trump’s Housing Plans for Illegal Immigrant Children

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 13, 2019 at 2:00pm 6/13/2019 at 2:00pm
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President Donald Trump’s administration has a short-term plan to house illegal immigrant children traveling with an adult family member or guardian. While historically this news has barely blipped on the MSM’s radar during Democratic administrations, the Resistance mainstream media wants...

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Linda Fairstein Speaks in her Own Defense After Netflix ‘Central Park Five’ Controversy

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 12, 2019 at 9:00am 6/12/2019 at 9:00am
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As we pointed out recently, Linda Fairstein, the New York City sex crimes prosecutor who handled the famous ‘Central Park Five’ case, has been subjected to a purge after the premiere of a new Netflix program on the subject.

She claims the program has distorted the truth and maligned her unfairly. Now...

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