Conscious Choice cover

From the press release: In this ground-breaking new history of early America, historian Robert Zimmerman not only exposes the lie behind The New York Times 1619 Project that falsely claims slavery is central to the history of the United States, he also provides profound lessons about the nature of human societies, lessons important for Americans today as well as for all future settlers on Mars and elsewhere in space.

 
Conscious Choice: The origins of slavery in America and why it matters today and for our future in outer space, is a riveting page-turning story that documents how slavery slowly became pervasive in the southern British colonies of North America, colonies founded by a people and culture that not only did not allow slavery but in every way were hostile to the practice.  
Conscious Choice does more however. In telling the tragic history of the Virginia colony and the rise of slavery there, Zimmerman lays out the proper path for creating healthy societies in places like the Moon and Mars.

 

“Zimmerman’s ground-breaking history provides every future generation the basic framework for establishing new societies on other worlds. We would be wise to heed what he says.” —Robert Zubrin, founder of founder of the Mars Society.

 

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Arizona state senate to hold official hearing tomorrow on election

In a major shift, the Arizona state senate will tomorrow to hold an official hearing, with subpoena powers, on the questions relating to the vote count of the November 3rd election.

The hearing will be live streamed on the Arizona government’s website.

Whether it will be substantive, or designed to obscure the issues, remains unclear. The track record of the Republican leadership nationwide for the past two decades has consistently had them mouth platitudes in order to con their conservative base into thinking they were working in their interest, when in truth that leadership was repeatedly trying to do the exact opposite.

I hope I am wrong. It does appear that the many serious and substantive allegations relating to the vote are forcing the Republican leadership to respond, even if it is against their desire. Such an official Senate hearing would have to be called by the Senate president, Republican Karen Fann, which means it must have her endorsement.

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5 comments

  • Kyle

    Maybe they are having second thoughts with that Texas Lawsuit coming up. They probably dont want to look extremely incompetent on a national stage and are finally doing their due diligence..

  • John

    Meh, they had hearings in the Soviet Union too.

  • Dick Eagleson

    Or – and far more likely – both their constituencies and at least some of their major campaign donors have made it clear that being any further AWOL on this issue will be a political death sentence. Maybe a few of them have even figured out that if the Democrats can cheat Trump out of office, they won’t think twice about cheating every other Republican out of office as well. Nothing concentrates the mind so wonderfully and all that jazz.

  • Max

    Hope for the best, but prepare for the worst.

    Utah joined the petition of “Texas to the Supreme Court”. Our Attorney General did so without permission from the old or new governor. They’re very upset because we use the dominion voting computers here. (that’s how Mitt Romney from Massachusetts won his election in Utah, even though he came in third place in the Republican caucus)
    If Texas is successful, then the rigged system that is used throughout the country, even in republican states will no longer be available to them.
    https://kutv.com/news/local/petition-started-to-remove-ag-sean-reyes-for-joining-utah-with-texas-election-lawsuit

    The governor and the liberals are very concerned about this terrible man who is upholding the rule of law. How dare he!

    Good luck Arizona…

  • Questioner

    LIVE: Trump vs Biden—Wisconsin Court Hearing on Trump Lawsuit (Dec. 11) | NTD

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Ka0CvXQetVY

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