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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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The boycott by gun and ammo manufacturers of anti-gun states has now grown to over 100.

Pushback: The boycott by gun and ammo manufacturers of anti-gun states has now grown to over 100.

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2 comments

  • JGL

    I found interesting the other day Governor Cuomo intends to modify his new “assault weapons ban” to exclude from the law any movie company’s making movies in N.Y.. The movie company’s (Hollywood) will be allowed to use what ever weapons they would like that are now banned in N.Y. state.

    I have a question for the governor: Governor Cuomo, do you not see a connection between the depraved, inhuman and inappropriate imagery regarding the use of these weapons and how their use is portrayed in movies and video games and the violent acts perpetrated by mentally ill or impressionable individuals?

    A second question: Movie industry first amendment rights aside, is it appropriate for a state to basically endorse and encourage such violent and in many instances depraved imagery within their state and by default the world, while restricting the second amendment rights of that states law abiding citizens to own those same previously legal weapons?

    And by the way, as I understand it, deaths in America due to the use of “assault weapons” amount to 1.5% of all gun related deaths( mostly gang use). So if saving lives is the metric, why would you stop with a weapon that is rarely used in such events? I don’t follow the logic.

  • jwing

    Colorado’s houise just passed a bill that would outlaw pump actio shot guns that hold multiple rounds. Gov. Hickenloopey said he will sign it if it passes the state’s senate.
    This is a hunting shotgun used by the majority of pheasant hunters everywhere. How is this an assault rifle? What’s next…my son’s bb gun?

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