Category: Thanksgiving

Socialism nearly killed the Pilgrims. Then capitalism saved them. | ROONEY

By Matt Rooney _ The pilgrims were idealists. They weren’t seeking “freedom” and religious liberty in the same sense that modern Americans understand those lofty concepts; they wanted to build a religious community which could serve as, similar to what Read More

Why Native-Americans are so poor

Tomorrow, as you celebrate the meal the Pilgrims ate with Indians, pause a moment to thank private property. I know that seems weird, but before that first Thanksgiving, the Pilgrims nearly starved to death because they didn’t respect private property. Read More

Rooney’s 10 Rules for Accommodating Liberal Relatives at Thanksgiving Dinner

By Matt Rooney _ The following is a list of rules/tips/guidelines compiled by yours truly to guarantee an authentically Leftist-friendly Thanksgiving feast…. Enjoy: (1) Maintain and Respect the Safe Space around your liberal relative at all times. Feel free to Read More

“They are the gracious gifts of the Most High God”

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog Happy Thanksgiving, Save Jerseyans. The first truly national Thanksgiving as we know it today (various governors and presidents including Washington had issues such declarations going back to the 1600s) emerged during a time Read More