Category: American History

45 years later, Trump should learn from Ali’s rope-a-dope triumph

By Matt Rooney _ It happened 45 years ago today, Save Jerseyans – October 30, 1974 – when a then-record world audience was captivated by a legendary sporting event remembered as ‘The Rumble in the Jungle.’ Underdog Muhammad Ali knocked Read More

N.J. Catholic diocese goes all-in on ‘Indigenous Peoples’ Day’

By Matt Rooney _ The Catholic woke movement continues to pick up steam in the era Pope Francis, Save Jerseyans. Columbus Day may be the latest casualty if the Camden Diocese (the Church subdivision covering most of Southern New Jersey) Read More

The dirty little secret Columbus Day critics won’t admit (but you need to know)

By Matt Rooney _ Here we go again, Save Jerseyans. Princeton is now the latest New Jersey municipality (joining Newark) to do the woke thing and scrap Columbus Day in favor of “Indigenous Peoples’ Day.” Last year, we covered the Read More

Democracy in U.S., U.K. reaches moment of maximum peril

By Matt Rooney _ The United States and United Kingdom share a unique history and, as we’ve all heard many times before, an undeniably “special relationship.” It’s therefore appropriate (albeit no less sad for it) that our respective democratic traditions Read More