Bob Diamond

Benjamin Franklin and William, his illegitimate son

If England, then the world’s greatest military power in 1776, had won our Revolutionary War, our history books would read that the great American hero was not Benjamin Franklin, but his son William Franklin. Benjamin had put together our great French alliance. Without French aid, our victory over England was …

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HISTORICALLY YOURS Lincoln created Jefferson

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Jefferson can thank Lincoln for the current interpretation that Jefferson’s Declaration of Independence forms the basis for all minority rights. Jefferson’s pre-amble states that “all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights, that among these are life, liberty and the pursuit of happiness.” …

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