Monthly Archives: September 2016

HISTORY BROUGHT TO LIFE

Many people think that history is dull, stale and boring. The Allegany County Historical Societies Roundtable has found a cure for people who are not fascinated by history. They have found ways to make history come to “life.” Unlike many, … Continue reading

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THE PROBLEM WITH DEMOCRACY

I trust that you are still reading this article, and didn’t throw it away after reading the title. Let me be clear that I believe in democracy. It is the best form of government that has yet been devised. I … Continue reading

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EXPANDABLE “RIGHTS” AND “WRONGS”

When I was growing up I thought that there were certain “inalienable” rights that everyone possessed, and that they given to us by God. I was apparently mistaken. Our courts and politicians have decided that there are lots of “rights” … Continue reading

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