Today's American Minute

Battle of King's Mountain to Victory at Yorktown & the End of the Revolutionary War - American Minute with Bill Federer

Battle of King's Mountain to Victory at Yorktown & the End of the Revolutionary War - American Minute with Bill Federer

Battle of King's Mountain to Victory at Yorktown & the End of the Revolutionary War - American Minute with Bill Federer

Theodore Roosevelt wrote of the Battle of Kings Mountain: "This brilliant victory marked the turning point of the American Revolution."

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Victory at Battle of Saratoga - One of History's Most Important Battles, & Contributions of Spanish General Galvez - American Minute with Bill Federer

& contributions of Spanish General Galvez - American Minute with Bill Federer Victory at Battle of Saratoga - one of history's most important battles

Victory at Battle of Saratoga - One of History's Most Important Battles, & Contributions of Spanish General Galvez - American Minute with Bill Federer

Galvez not only kept the British from attacking Washington's army from the west, but allowed army supplies, weapons, uniforms, and medicine to flow up the Mississippi River to the Ohio River, then across Pennsylvania to the American troops.

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Pirates of the Caribbean, War of Jenkin's Ear, & Ballad of the French Fleet - American Minute with Bill Federer

Pirates of the Caribbean, War of Jenkin's Ear, & Ballad of the French Fleet - American Minute with Bill Federer

In 1731, a Spanish commander in the Caribbean detained an English ship. He cut off the ear of the English Captain Robert Jenkins and told him to take it to his King. This began the War of Jenkins' Ear.
British Admiral Edward Vernon recruited 400 American colonists, including Lawrence Washington, George Washington's older half-brother. They sailed to Panama and captured the port city of Porto Bello.

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Judicial Activism: Why Justices should NOT Usurp Power & Make Laws - American Minute with Bill Federer

Judicial Activism: Why Justices should NOT Usurp Power & Make Laws - American Minute with Bill Federer

Judicial Activism: Why Justices should NOT Usurp Power & Make Laws - American Minute with Bill Federer

President Andrew Jackson, July 10, 1832, stated in his Bank Renewal Bill Veto:
"It is easy to conceive that great evils to our country and its institutions might flow from such a CONCENTRATION OF POWER in the hands of a few men irresponsible to the people.

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Supreme Court, 1892 - America a "Christian Nation" - American Minute with Bill Federer

1892 - America a "Christian Nation" - American Minute with Bill Federer Supreme Court

Supreme Court, 1892 - America a "Christian Nation" - American Minute with Bill Federer

"These, and many other matters which might be noticed, add a volume of unofficial declarations to the mass of organic utterances that this is a Christian nation ..."-U.S. Supreme Court, 1891 ...

President Harry S Truman wrote August 28, 1947: "This is a Christian Nation. More than a half century ago that declaration was written into the decrees of the highest court in this land."

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