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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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Today’s blacklisted American: Private school threatened with shut down by Colorado

Rick, stating the truth in Casablanca
Still asleep, and tragically, too many refuse to wake up.

They’re coming for you next: A private Christian school in Loveland, Colorado, is planning to sue the local health department because it demanded their students wear masks or else the school would be shut down.

Parents at Resurrection Christian School in Loveland, Colorado, were told on Sept. 15 that all persons entering school buildings the next day must wear a mask, by order of the Larimer County Health Department, or their school would be closed. The order allowed for medical exemptions but made no distinction in regards to vaccination status or acquired immunity.

The same evening, school Superintendent Jerry Eshleman vowed in a video message to parents and staff to fight the health department’s edict in court. He urged parents to comply with the public health order for the time being, so that the students wouldn’t have their school year disrupted by a forced school closure while the case was being fought.

Based on the article, it appears that many parents are trying to get medical exemptions for their children, with some succeeding.

Regardless, forcing kids to put on masks is the height of stupidity. The data has unequivocally found that children are almost completely immune from COVID. Unless they are seriously ill from some other deadly disease, it does them no harm. They often get it and don’t even show symptoms. Moreover, the data strongly suggests they are not very contagious and do not pass it on to adults easily.

Masks themselves can be harmful if worn incorrectly, which I guarantee every single one of those kids at this school will be doing. Very quickly, as they get dirty and are handled repeatedly by the children they become pathogen bombs, carrying disease at the very place the kids breath. At the same time they restrict oxygen while forcing the children to inhale too much carbon dioxide.

That this health department is imposing this mandate merely proves that it is not interested in protecting these kids, but is instead gleefully finding an excuse to exert its bureaucratic power, just for the fun of it. You are going to do what we say, or we will destroy you! Very disgusting.

Moreover, it is using the CDC guidelines as its justification, though those guidelines do not rely on any real data and are based merely on the fear-driven feelings of corrupt CDC officials. According to the health department’s spokesperson Kori Wilford,

Wilford said that when it was determined that all grade levels at RCS met the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s standard of “outbreak” status, it was time to act decisively and impose a mask mandate on the school. An outbreak is defined as five or more cases in a class or school. “We do not want to be the Big, Bad Wolf, but we have a duty under the Colorado Revised Statutes and Regulations to not let the outbreak continue,” she said.

That there is zero evidence that mask mandates worldwide have done anything to prevent outbreaks is irrelevant to the CDC or this health department. They must do something, and masks are a good “feel-good” gesture they can claim. Soon they will demand vaccines, then isolation, then imprisonment for any dissenters. Be prepared. Power corrupts, and they’ve got it.

I hope the school wins in court, but it is perfectly reasonable in today’s America to be pessimistic about this. The courts have repeatedly (though not consistently) shown that they are all-in with the rise of government power and its desire to oppress. The school will simply have to be lucky with the judges that get assigned to its case.


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  • Daniel E Silvan

    Another example of the current government overreach, which is more accurately described as tyranny. And it’s a disaster everywhere it is occurring in the world. Government isn’t giving an inch, in fact they are clamping down harder, where ever citizens are voicing their displeasure. A government that is unresponsive and doesn’t represent the people can’t last.

  • Melchelzidic

    Do not comply. Simply go about your business and ignore the mandates. Force them to come and take it.

  • Cotour

    As long as this is the policy of the government:

    The mandates and threats by the Federal government through to local governments and through to private businesses, incentivizing the mass illegal crossing of our borders and these illegals have no requirement to be examined or to be vaccinated, or to wear masks this is all fraudulent and corrupt.

    The medical vaccine / mask argument aside, how stupid are the American people if they accept this irrational rational and argument from this now Leftist government?

  • wayne

    Meanwhile, in Aurora….
    “Colorado’s #1 Online Magic Mushrooms Dispensary…”

  • Cam

    Citizens need to start eliminating physically Enemies in positions of Authority …. We are at War .. Wake up ! We are being invaded at the border …

  • Cam

    Ban away … Traitor ! Have to add email each time to comment ..what a [deleted] website .

  • Cam

    So , my freedom of speech depends on your approval …ha ..ha .. you are no different than Youtube .. I D I o T .

  • Vetfred

    Do not comply! Resist, fight! It will serve as a great example to the children on how to preserve the freedoms our forefathers fought for and won. And will give them a chance to win them again. Parents, home-school your kids while this atrocity is fought in the courts. You have the skills and the FAITH in God to be successful!

  • Cam: Since you are eager to have me ban you, I guess I should. I have not however. I have deleted your very slightly revised obscenity, which you clearly wanted everyone to read. I will ban you however if you can’t follow my two simple rules, both of which you have broken in two of your first three comments.

    Consider this a warning. You can express your opinions, but isn’t it preferable to do so like a civilized human being, rather than the barbarian you are attempting to imitate in these first comments? Your approach is certainly not going to convince anyone.

  • hondo

    Wow! The least affected group (documented) – healthy children.
    Besides the over-reach of power by government officials, add ignorance.

  • Citizens need to start eliminating physically Enemies in positions of Authority

    Taking that step is equivalent to turning the keys on an ICBM … once taken, there is no calling it back, and we are very likely to plunge the world into Dark Age 2.0 by doing so as totalitarians capitalize on the “distraction” of an American civil war.

    There are ways to oppose our wannabe overlords, that are more effective than “vote harder” and trust alleged conservatives to handle the problems for us from the Federal level, yet don’t turn the keys to launch a civil war. Let is discern and implement those ways, before we reach for the keys.

    You can start looking for those ways, in your school-board meetings and state capitals.

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