Benjamin Franklin’s letter to Thomas Paine

Benjamin Franklin Benjamin Franklin (1706-90) was a printer, author, inventor, scientist, philanthropist, statesman, diplomat, and public official. He was the first president of the Pennsylvania Society for Promoting the Abolition of Slavery (1774); a member of the Continental Congress (1775-76) where he signed the Declaration of Independence (1776); a negotiator and signer of the final…

“Give Me Liberty Or Give Me Death”

Patrick Henry – 03/23/1775 No man thinks more highly than I do of the patriotism, as well as abilities, of the very worthy gentlemen who have just addressed the House. But different men often see the same subject in different lights; and, therefore, I hope it will not be thought disrespectful to those gentlemen if,…

General Election Sermon May 26, 1790.

As we enter into the final 100 days of Clinton vs Trump. We would like to remind all parties involved of the Sermon – Election – 1790, Massachusetts.  Given by The Reverend Daniel Foster. A Sermon Preached Before His Excellency John Hancock, Esq. Governor; His Honor Samuel Adams, Esq. Lieutenant-Governor; The Honorable the Council, Senate, and House of…

How Children Inherit Anxiety And Depression From Their Parents

New study provides insights into how parents pass anxiety and depression onto their children. An over-active network of brain areas is central to how children inherit anxiety and depression from their parents. The network consists of three regions in the brain which work together to control the fear-response. Genes passed down from parents to children…