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ADP Services Reports Largest Number of New Manufacturing Jobs in History – 40,000 New Manufacturing Jobs in November

Guest post by Joe Hoft/The Gateway Pundit Payroll company ADP reported the largest monthly increase in manufacturing jobs ever in their history for November! Charles ...

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Letter Writer Warns of Pitfalls with Traffic Cameras

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Big City Dem Wants Bulletproof Glass Banned for Being Racist

BY STEVEN BEYER /Conservative Tribune We now live in a world where almost anyone and everything can and will be labelled “racist.” Some ...

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Barletta: America Must Work Aggressively to Combat Terror

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Slippery Rock University Receives Grant to Train Veterans to be Teachers, Bernstine Says

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 11, 2017   Slippery Rock University Receives Grant to Train Veterans to be Teachers, Bernstine Says HARRISBURG – State Rep. Aaron ...

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MSNBC Dem Gets AXED From Day Job for Bombshell Allegations

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Flashback: Democrats Didn’t Mind Rep. Gerry Studds Preying On Teen Boys

By Ann/at The Political Insider There’s been a lot of hullabaloo over Republican Senate candidate Roy Moore and his alleged sexual relationships with teenage girls in the 1970s, and ...

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House Settled Lawsuit After Meeks Fired Staffer Who Reported Sexual Assault Related To Donor

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Dem Rep’s Former Campaign Aide Pleads Guilty to Paying Opponent to Drop Out of 2012 Primary

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Jail for Fla. Rep. Who Blasted Feds for Investigating Her Instead of Orlando Terrorist

From Judicial Watch The disgraced Florida congresswoman who suggested federal agents could have prevented the Orlando terrorist attack if they weren’t ...

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The Forgotten History of Britain’s White Slaves in America

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By  JANET LEVY 

Slavery in America, typically associated with blacks from Africa, was an enterprise that began with the shipping of more than 300,000 white Britons to the colonies. This little-known history is fascinatingly recounted in White Cargo (New York University Press, 2007). Drawing on letters, diaries, ship manifests, court documents, and government archives, authors Don Jordan and Michael Walsh detail how thousands of whites endured the hardships of tobacco farming and lived and died in bondage in the New World.

Following the cultivation in 1613 of an acceptable tobacco crop in Virginia, the need for labor accelerated. Slavery was viewed as the cheapest and most expedient way of providing the necessary work force. Due to harsh working conditions, beatings, starvation, and disease, survival rates for slaves rarely exceeded two years. Thus, the high level of demand was sustained by a continuous flow of white slaves from England, Ireland, and Scotland from 1618 to 1775, who were imported to serve America’s colonial masters.

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