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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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Homeland Security has proposed a plan to scan the private emails of anyone connected with defense work.

What could go wrong? Homeland Security has proposed a plan to scan the private emails of anyone connected with defense work.

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2 comments

  • jwing

    If the US announced in say,1942, that we were intercepting all radio and signal traffic with the capacity to decode it through the use of a previously obtained enigma machine….you ya think Admiral Dournitz would still send messages to his uboats in the Atlantic?
    Big Sis just transmitted to every possible terrorist just how not too communicate. What a genius.

  • Pzatchok

    The fastest way to stop this is for the Republicans to make a news press conference that they would stand fully behind it.

    You don’t actually think anyone on the left will go for something that the right wants?

    I can see scanning the email of defense department companies. Its the companies email after all and if they want to do business with the government they have to play by their security rules.

    But scanning every employees private email is wrong.

    Most smart companies do not have internet access from the company computers. I know ours doesn’t and we are just a sub contractor.(we are also not allowed to carry ANY electronic devices into the company buildings either) That way an employee can not access their private email from the company computers. We can not even get phone reception, it blocked.

    Employees will just access their private email by phone instead. Each company needs to put phone blockers in to add one more layer of security. And give real background checks on each employee.

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