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The heart of a socialist is long – and always gets broken

BUMPED: from APRIL 17, 2016. I was searching for something else (there’s a lot that turns up with over 36,000 posts in here) but came across this about New Harmony – America’s SECOND run at Socialism (the Plymouth Pilgrims were first, IMHO) that failed horribly because all attempts at Socialism fail.  Why?  There will NEVER …

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If only…

Would this have made up for Manhatten? Of course it would have! (H/T: Powerline)

The Mayflower Compact

Today, in 1620, (November 11th on the Julian Calendar, November 21st on the Gregorian Calendar) 41 male passengers from the Mayflower agreed to form a civil body for the purpose of self governance. Year later it would be referred to as the Mayflower Compact.