There aren’t many songs better suited for Independence Day than ‘America, the Beautiful’ by Ray Charles. LOVE this live version of the song.
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Facebook Flags Declaration of Independence as Hate Speech
Close to America’s Independence Day, Facebook’s algorithm, which is supposed to weed out fake news & hate speech, decided that the Declaration of Independence was hate speech.
Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness (Video)
This Fourth of July, when you watch the fireworks, will you think about the Declaration of Independence? We should, says John Stossel in a new Reason TV video.
President Calvin Coolidge Independence Day Speech 1926
I just got done reading President Calvin Coolidge’s speech on the 150th anniversary of the Declaration of Independence on July 5, 1926, in Philadephia. This is a brilliant speech and well worth a few minutes to read.
Ray Charles ‘America the Beautiful’ (Video) #IndependenceDay
There aren’t many songs better suited for Independence Day than ‘America the Beautiful’ by Ray Charles. LOVE this live version of the song. Music starts at about 1:30.
Quote of the Day – Calvin Coolidge
“To live under the American Constitution is the greatest political privilege that was ever accorded to the human race.”