Celebrating the Four-Legged Veteran

Although we give thanks for them each and every day, we have come to that time of year

Nat Turner’s Mental and Military Motivations

Nate Parker’s movie has revived the question: What caused Nat Turner’s 1831 uprising?

Happy 4th of July!

Tubman Proves: The Vote Counts…Right?

  Tubman Proves: The Vote Counts…Right? by Amy Lignor   We won’t go back to the Gore fiasco (that time, remember? When your votes as citizens were counted and they actually ended up not counting at all?) Yet, here we go again: a popular vote that everyone is now yapping negatively about. Sorry…a requested popular […]

The All-American House After July 4th

The All-American House After July 4th ~ Amy Lignor   Yes, July 4th is upon us and events, fireworks, backyard picnics – everything is about to commence. This is the celebration of our freedom; the celebration of America, but the events – the décor that will be used for the 4th and the theory that […]

Democracy Wake Takes Empowerment to the Streets

  Democracy Wake Takes Empowerment to the Streets   This is an unprecedented time in America, with people champing at the bit to take back their government from the forces driven by special interests and big money. And now, the average person has the opportunity to get involved, make a difference and do their part […]

BFMG Exclusive: Daniel L. Davis and Democracy Awake

  BFMG Exclusive: Daniel L. Davis and Democracy Awake by Ted Lund   Lt. Col. Daniel L. Davis will retire in August 2015 after 30 total years of service to his country in the U.S. Army. While on active duty, he saw posts in Korea, Germany, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, and on several Army bases in […]

Je Suis Charle and are we really able to speak freely?

  Je Suis Charle and are we really able to speak freely?   Knock knock, who’s there? Je Suis, Je Suis who?  I’ll tell ya who. Now sometimes this cowboy humorist, me. Sets down his pen and puts aside his humor to deal with a more serious side of society. But today the PEN is […]