Articles Posted in the " American History " Category

  • OPINION: Mass deportation “betrays our national ideals”

    By Ian Linker | The Save Jersey Blog There has been much talk lately about a certain “Republican” presidential candidate’s plan to deport the more than 11 million illegal aliens in this country and their children, many of whom under current interpretation of the Constitution are citizens merely because they were born here. I guess […]

  • Burlco welcomes home heroine Carli Lloyd

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Here’s finally something a little less depressing for consumers of Jersey news: the Delran native and former Medford Striker was back in Burlington County on Wednesday, Save Jerseyans, where Carli Lloyd earned a hero’s welcome as she continues a national victory lap after carrying the U.S. women’s team […]

  • Pope’s favorables dip; now lags behind John Paul

    By Dan Cirucci | Dan Cirucci’s Blogspot Has Pope Francis peaked? The latest Gallup Poll would suggest that he has — at least in the US, anyway. Here’s the deal: The Pope hit a high favorable rating of 76% among Americans at the beginning of last year. But it’s been pretty much downhill ever since. Now the […]

  • Breaking Booker’s nakedly revisionist immigration history

    By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Cory Booker (D-Twitter) is taking a break from legislative love and governing-by-rainbow today to do what his party does best, Save Jerseyans: make shit up for self-serving reasons. Distorting history in this case: Know your facts – it was George Bush who instituted the asylum rules for […]

  • I am offended by a flag

    By Joe Schilp | Joe’s Blog I attended a concert a few years back and was offended by the presence – on stage, no less – of a flag that represents rape, plunder and murder.  The flag was shown on the video screens and on the stage.  The band was selling tee shirts with the offensive […]

  • As the Confederate flag goes, so goes racist Democrat Woodrow Wilson

    By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog Removing the Confederate battle flag from official state buildings, state flags and license plates after the Charleston massacre is appropriate, and I endorse the policy. But if the crusade against all things Confederate and its legacy, including demands by our Legislature “to omit any reference to […]

  • Another birthday for the last best hope of man

    By Rich Pezzullo | The Save Jersey Blog Happy Independence Day, Save Jerseyans; please take a moment to reflect on the fleeing nature of liberty (ours is less than 250 years old) and re-commit yourselves to preserving it’s blessings for our children and grandchildren. America is mankind’s last great hope for freedom. Before the American […]

  • For the Fourth: 101 Reasons to love America!

    By Dan Cirucci | Dan Cirucci’s Blogspot Happy Birthday, America! In no particular order, this is our own rather subjective list of 101 reasons to love America. You can feel free to add or subtract from this list or create your own list. America gives you the freedom to do that — and a lot more: 1) […]

  • Suffer our children to protect us all

    By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog On the day before Independence Day, I stumbled upon a Facebook post by a mom helping her college-age son – “My baby boy” she called him – prepare to go off to ROTC summer camp. She said typical mom stuff about helping him find regulation sunglasses, […]

  • It’s time to uproot the flag

    By Scott St. Clair | The Save Jersey Blog It’s time for the Confederate battle flag to come down. After the Charleston massacre, and especially after the grace, humility, forgiveness and love shown by the grief-stricken people of Emmanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church and as a gesture of reconciliation – call it a unilateral act […]