American History

We may never get over it, but let’s heal!

Posted with permission from The Dan Cirucci Blog — Over the years I’ve done a lot of traveling through the South. I’ve been to Virginia, North Carolina, South Carolina, Kentucky, Tennessee, Louisiana, Arkansas, Georgia and Texas. I’ve always enjoyed the South. I’ve marveled at the slower pace of living and the some of the history, values […]

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Murphy embraces white slave owner (!) to accuse others of racism. Is this how we win the future?

It’s easy to forget in the noisy aftermath that last weekend’s Charlottesville fiasco began with a fight over a Confederate monument, Save Jerseyans. No one was there to protest a particular law or governmental edict. Fringe factions clashed over publicly displayed… history. Put another way, they were there to force a confrontation over something immutable […]

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Relax. Things aren’t nearly as bad as they’d like you to believe.

Posted with permission from The Dan Cirucci Blog — Sorry, but I just can’t suppress this any longer. I just gotta say it. So, here goes: I’ve lived through McCarthyism, the Cuban missile crisis, the JFK assassination, the murders of RFK and MLK, the Vietnam War, the fall of Saigon, racial riots, Nixon, the Pentagon Papers, […]

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101 Reasons to Love America

Posted with permission from The Dan Cirucci Blog — Happy Birthday, America! In no particular order, this is our own rather subjective (and updated) 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 — […]

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Rediscover New Jersey’s Founding Fathers

Meet New Jersey’s founding fathers, Save Jerseyans, courtesy of your National Archives (archives.gov): ____ David Brearly, New Jersey David Brearly Portrait Brearly (Brearley) was descended from a Yorkshire, England, family, one of whose members migrated to New Jersey around 1680. Signer Brearly was born in 1745 at Spring Grove near Trenton, was reared in the […]

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How One Man Helped Propel the American Revolution

That the brilliant wordsmith Thomas Jefferson was the principal author of the Declaration of Independence is indisputable, but a lesser-known fact is that the man who played the indispensable role in its adoption by the Continental Congress in July 1776 was John Adams of Massachusetts, our second president. Jefferson later confirmed Adams’ role as the […]


The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America

IN CONGRESS, July 4, 1776. The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America, When in the Course of human events, it becomes necessary for one people to dissolve the political bands which have connected them with another, and to assume among the powers of the earth, the separate and equal station to which […]

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Why The Fourth Of July ISN’T Really America’s B-Day

Posted with permission from The Dan Cirucci Blog — The 4th of July isn’t really America’s birthday. Instead, today is. That’s right: The 2nd of July is America’s actual birthday. So, America is really two days older than she says she is. How could this be? During the American Revolution, the legal separation of the American […]

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Op-Ed: New Jersey’s legislators should do their jobs or retire

The last time Trenton took excess funds from a fund that wasn’t theirs was when we took from the pension system. It led us to the current pension crisis and is a major cause of our deficit.  Now a plan to direct some of the state’s lottery revenue to fund those pensions is being held hostage […]

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Christie Legalizes Non-“Explosive” Fireworks in Advance of July 4th

It’s not much but it’s something, Save Jerseyans. on Wednesday, Governor Chris Christie signed S-3034/A-4458 which removes New Jersey’s blanket ban on the sale and possession of fireworks. Going forward? Many sparkling devices, party poppers, snapper, glow-worms, smoke devices and similar novelties, notably sparklers, are now legal. All explosive and aerial fireworks (firecrackers, sky rockets, bottle rockets, […]

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The Perfect Movie for Flag Day

“I think they were all heroes,” filmmaker Clint Eastwood told CBS in 2006 while promoting his movie “Flags of Our Fathers,” a look at the Battle of Iwo Jima and the story behind one of the most famous pictures of the American flag — the raising of it after the battle had been fought and […]


30 Years Ago Today: “Tear Down This Wall!”

It’s sad for more than one reason to see Europe surrender its future to murderous, Islamist barbarians, Save Jerseyans.  30 years ago? Today? Ronald Reagan visited West Berlin and, standing in front of the infamous Berlin Wall, declared “There is one sign the Soviets can make that would be unmistakable, that would advance dramatically the […]

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