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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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Why the Presidential race looks so close: Too many pollsters are oversampling Democrats.

Why the Presidential race looks so close: Too many pollsters are oversampling Democrats.

An honest poll would reflect the actual split of Democrats to Republicans. Instead, pollsters seem to repeatedly assume there are many more Democrats in the country than there actually are, which falsely skews the results to Obama’s favor.

The thing is, this oversampling will do the Democrats no good this coming election. It gives them the false impression that they are doing better than they are, which means they will not do what they should to make up ground. Moreover, too many people today are aware of this biased polling, and thus less influenced by them.

Finally, and most important, these biased polls illustrate a fundamental unwillingness of many on the left to recognize the country’s real political state. These leftwing pollsters reflect the attitude of many Democrats, who refuse to believe the majority of the county opposes their policies, even when the 2010 elections should have told them different. They are in denial, and when November comes they are going to be very surprised by the results.

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6 comments

  • “How could Nixon win?! Nobody I know voted for him!”

  • JGL

    I don’t believe any of the media polls, we can all see that the media has an agenda and is promoting it, the media is broken!

    They long ago left their responsibility and objectivity behind.

    Obama must and will be replaced.

    America is a capitalist country not a socialist country.

  • Kelly Starks

    Just a slight bit of bias amoung pollsters.
    ;/

  • Jim

    Indeed. This thing is over. Republicans can coast from here on out. As Robert has said here many times, it will be blowout for Romney in November.

  • JGL

    Be complacent after the election, until then be focused, fight hard and fight effectively in your political arguments.

    You can see this whole thing as a test, a competition, this is what keeps our system healthy (as unhealthy as it appears at the moment).

    This is what the founders intended, not the false, code word tactics used by the liberal talking heads and politicians, such as “bi- partisan”,

    thats not how the country moves properly into the future.

    The word bi-partisan is meant by the weaker position to neuter the stronger position.

    Which is not to say that there can never be compromise, there certainly can be when prudent.

    Competition keeps what you are doing strong, viable and gives it validity.

  • elections are so fun!

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