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Trump: Unlike the media, he prefers knowing the facts first

BY MARTIN BARILLAS/Spero News President Donald Trump issued an executive order on Tuesday that promises to speed up approvals for infrastructure projects as ...

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Report: Reducing Regulatory Agencies’ Authority Could Boost Economy, Increase Job Creation

Agencies should be abolished, eliminated, or reformed to offer better outcomes for businesses and consumers EPA headquarters in Washington, D.C. / ...

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Trump-Endorsed Immigration Bill Would Save Taxpayers Trillions

Robert Rector / Jamie Bryan Hall / @Mr_Jamie_B_Hall / The Daily Signal The RAISE Act would limit future chain migration, allowing only nuclear families of ...

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Flashback: Dems Silent as Video Resurfaces Showing Trump’s True Feelings About David Duke

  BY MARTIN WALSH/Conservative Tribune   President Donald Trump disavowed hate groups Monday in response to the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, surrounding a white ...

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Majority Says Immigrants Should Adopt American Culture, Poll Finds

Written by  John Binder/at Blabber Buzz Immigrants should adopt America’s culture and heritage, including the English language, most voters say. In a ...

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Trump’s Interior Dept. Takes Massive Stand for Memorials at Civil War Battlefield

BY MARTIN LIOLL/Conservative Tribune President Trump’s Interior Department is apparently refusing to bow to liberal pressure to remove Confederate memorials on Civil ...

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A Majority of Americans Say Confederate Statues Should Remain in Place

BY TRE GOINS-PHILLIPS/IJR Just looking at the media’s coverage, most people would probably assume Confederate statues are the bane of the United States’s ...

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Jay Stephens Explains Why College Made Her a Conservative

Classics By Matt | Contributor/The Political Insider “Have you ever heard the old saying that a conservative is just a liberal who had been mugged?” Jay ...

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Gettysburg Tells Radical Left to Scram, Monument Not Going Anywhere

By Andrew West/Constitution.com, This week’s leftist bigotry has been focused on the liberal campaign to erase the history of the United States’ ...

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Martin Luther King condemned the violence on both sides, too

By Robert Romano at NetRight Daily and Americans for Limited Government Someone has to be the adult in the room. Whenever President ...

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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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