Posts Tagged ‘Don’t Tread On Me flag’

Dont Give Up the Ship

Don’t Give Up the Ship!

It could be a contemporary political slogan, but in fact, it is a famous phrase uttered by the dying Captain of the USS Chesapeake, during the War of 1812. Captain James Lawrence lay mortally wounded aboard his ship, in the... Read more
we work for America

Labor Day: Honoring American Workers

It is ironic that today, amidst talk of the need for jobs and WORK, there is an effort to diminish, if not destroy, the foundation of early American workers and the “founders” of Labor Day – the labor unions.  Perhaps politicians and... Read more
Don't Tread On Me

Uncoiling the Snake Story

The “DON’T TREAD ON ME” flag, officially known as the Gadsden, has become a familiar flag in recent years. Although frequently associated with the TEA PARTY political group in the United States, it has always been a popular historic flag.... Read more