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Monthly Archives: March 2018

  “I congratulate you, my dear friend, on the law of your state for suspending the importation of slaves, and for the glory you have justly acquiredby endeavoring to prevent it for ever. This abomination must have an end and there is a superior bench reserved in heaven for those who hasten it” To Edward Rutledge, Paris, July 14, 1787

Winston Churchill became Prime Minister of Great Britain on May 10, 1940. He gave his first speech as Prime Minister to the House of Common on May 13,1940. Even though he was not received with great cheers; Churchill gave one of the finest call to arms ever uttered. In this speech, you will hear his concern about Nazi Germany conquering mainland Europe. Churchill knew that it would not be long before Hitler… Read More

“…We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness. That to secure these rights, Governments are instituted among Men, deriving their just power from the consent of the governed…” The Declaration of Independence -July 4, 1776

The military career of General Juan Escamilla has been a huge, controversial issue in Nicaragua, Mexico, and in the United States.  To some people, General Escamilla was a liberator while to others viewed him as an oppressor. The fact is that General Escamilla has been accused of some barbarous actions during his military campaign in Nicaragua. The General wrote journals of his military activities in Mexico and in Nicaragua which will shed… Read More

Replacement theology in modern history is a very sensitive issue among organized religion, seemingly causes discomfort among many believers of various faiths, when confronted by this matter. Josue A. Garcia de Escamilla explores how replacement theology throughout Church History has created an anti-Semitic climate within the Church.  In this blog, I am not stating that all Christians hate or dislike the Jewish people. On the contrary, I firmly believe that we as… Read More

We live in a time where understanding history is of utmost importance since it appears that far too many individuals lack the knowledge and willingness to discover it.  I mean no insult with such a statement but let us look at reality. We have a generation that really does not know it’s own history. Some of today’s youth maybe never heard of the Holocaust that happened in Germany under the evil reign of Hitler and… Read More