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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Last refuge of a liberal

The last refuge of a liberal. Key quote:

The Democrats are going to get beaten badly in November. Not just because the economy is ailing. And not just because Obama over-read his mandate in governing too far left. But because a comeuppance is due the arrogant elites whose undisguised contempt for the great unwashed prevents them from conceding a modicum of serious thought to those who dare oppose them.

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2 comments

  • Al

    I can’t wait for November. I just hope the defeat is crushing enough so that even the “intellectuals” will get it.

  • LINO---Lloyd in name only

    I can’t wait for November, either. Politics and all its trappings will be submerged in the pursuit of a greater good: The Breeders Cup Classic.
    There are no intellectuals in horse racing. Only $2 mobs of the great unwashed—looking to become $4 mobs. I will be there for the scrubbing.

    A new Party will need to emerge. The Democrats and Republicans have each had their chance on the stage and have not delivered.

    I suspect a radical new moderate leader will need to arise and shock the status quo.
    Who will lead the unscrubbed masses into the Promised Land?

    Alas, Obama will not. However, Zenyatta will be standing up proudly for females everywhere.

    Don’t Tread on Me!
    (I bruise easily)

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