Daily Archives: September 5, 2015

Book Review: Lincoln At Peoria

Lincoln At Peoria: The Turning Point, by Lewis E. Lehrman As a fond reader of books about Abraham Lincoln, and someone who in many ways has viewed his rise from obscurity and poverty to positions of honor as a model … Continue reading

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Ua Mau Ke Ea O Ka ‘Aina I Ka Pono

In 1843, there was what diplomats call an “incident” in the Kingdom of Hawaii. A rogue captain, Lord George Paulet, in charge of the HMS Carysfort, sought to protect the rights of British citizens in Hawaii by demanding the cession … Continue reading

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