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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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“Obamacare has raped my future”

From a college student: “Obamacare has raped my future.”

This budget fight exists because Republicans are trying to delay or repeal Obamacare while Democrats are doing everything to keep the law in place. If the Republicans had any brains they would focus on this point, as I do, all the time. Obamacare is a disaster, everyone sees it, and by showing how the Democrats are willing to even shut down the government to endorse it can only work to the Republicans’ political advantage.

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2 comments

  • “It will keep me and kids my age from having a future at all.”

    Honey, at 26, you’re an adult. I would bet large sums that she voted Democrat in every election. To borrow from the fans of Portland’s soccer team, from my perspective, there’s “No pity in the Rose City”.

  • Edward

    With any luck, Ashley Dionne will help lead the team that will fix ObamaCare. By “fix” I mean repeal in its entirety.

    I keep hearing people say that there are good parts to the law, but they are hard pressed to say which parts are the good ones. The only part they seem consistent with is the “everyone has insurance” part, but that one leads directly to several of the bad parts, including the high cost and deductibles that Miss Dionne complained about.

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