Tag: declaration of independence

The New Jerseyans Who Rebelled: Meet John Witherspoon

By Matt Rooney _ Our Independence Day-inspired effort to honor each of New Jersey’s five signatories to the Declaration of Independence continues, Save Jerseyans. We’ve already gotten to know Abraham Clark and John Hart. Today’s subject: John Witherspoon. – Witherspoon wasn’t Read More

The New Jerseyans Who Rebelled: Meet John Hart

By Matt Rooney _ We’re continuing our pre-Independence Day look at each of New Jersey’s five signatories to the Declaration of Independence, Save Jerseyans. Our state’s founding fathers. Post #1 was devoted to the life and times of Abraham Clark. Read More

The New Jerseyans Who Rebelled: Meet Abraham Clark

By Matt Rooney _ We’re going to honor each of New Jersey’s five signatories to the Declaration of Independence this year, Save Jerseyans, between now and the Fourth of July.  Why? These brave men aren’t as popular as they used Read More

Why the Pro-Life Movement Is a True Expression of America’s Founding Principles

The most successful social movements in American history have almost always channeled the philosophy of the founding generation, and in most cases, religion. … , with an increasing number of Americans identifying as pro– life, and an even higher number Read More

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. Read More

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 Read More

July 4th: History Stew and Turtle Soup

By Joe Sinagra | The Save Jersey Blog The Lee Resolution, also known as the resolution of independence, was an act of the Second Continental Congress declaring the United Colonies to be independent of the British Empire, Save Jerseyans. Richard Henry Lee of Virginia first Read More

The Declaration of Independence

The Declaration of Independence of the Thirteen Colonies 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 Read More

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 Read More