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Patrick Henry

Patrick Henry
Patrick Henry (May 29, 1736 ¿ June 6, 1799) was a prominent figure in the American Revolution, known best for his "Give me Liberty, or give me Death!" speech, given at the Second Virginia Convention at St. John's Episcopal Church in Richmond. Henry was one of the most influential and radical advocates of the American Revolutionary War and republicanism. He spoke out against corruption in government officials and was a great defender of historic rights. Henry is also known for the quote, "If this be treason, make the most of it! "
Patrick Henry (May 29, 1736 ¿ June 6, 1799) was a prominent figure in the American Revolution, known best for his "Give me Liberty, or give me Death!" speech, given at the Second Virginia Convention at St. John's Episcopal Church in Richmond. Henry was one of the most influential and radical advocates of the American Revolutionary War and republicanism. He spoke out against corruption in government officials and was a great defender of historic rights. Henry is also known for the quote, "If this be treason, make the most of it! " « Show less

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  • Obama's V.P. window keeps narrowing

     
    by John McCormick MARTINSVILLE, Va. - As Sen. Barack Obama was just finishing his appearance at a campaign stop here, the "Breaking News" e-mail flash from CNN arrived. "Most of the 172 people aboard are feared dead after a plane......
  • Brookhaven supervisor campaign goes ghoulish

     
    Brookhaven Democrats have launched their first negative direct mail broadside, depciting GOP supervisor candidate Timothy Mazzei with a ghoulish photo that looked like it came from horror film special effects, making his eyes look liek he's possessed....
  • Central Florida YMCA April 1 Prayer Breakfast

     
    YMCA is bringing Patrick Henry Hughes to Orlando on April 1 deliver a message at Central Florida’s official prayer breakfast during Holy Week.  The YMCA of Central Florida will host the 16th Annual Celebration of Prayer from 7 a.m–8:1...
  • Tea party rallies across Southern California bash taxes, spending

     
    Several boisterous "tea party" rallies occurred Thursday in Southern California, as demonstrators used tax day to protest government spending and what they consider high taxes. Politicians joined demonstrators at afternoon events in Irvine and the Santa...
  • Granada Hills school declared safe after 'suspicious package' discovered

     
    A "suspicious package" that led to the evacuation of Patrick Henry Middle School in Granada Hills turned out to be harmless, police said. The package was discovered about 9 a.m. in the school's administration building at 17340 W. San Jose......
  • Zorn & Byrne search for middle ground between left and right

     
    Veteran Chicago commentator Dennis Byrne is a weekly contributor to the Tribune's commentary pages and the proprietor of The Barbershop, a ChicagoNow blog. In Tuesday's Tribune he joins me in The Rhubarb Patch to discuss liberalism vs. conservatism and...
  • Brand X Files: Alicia Keys marries. Have elites abandoned us? Lindsay Lohan in rehab for meth addiction?

     
    Alicia Keys marries producer Swizz Beatz: Wedding in Corsica officiated by Dr. Deepak Chopra. Guests reportedly include Bono and Queen Latifah. (N.Y. Post) The new normal: Growth is slowing, and the odds are that unemployment will rise, not fall, in the...
  • Cross Country: Nike Cross Nationals on Saturday in Portland

     
    Many of the greatest high school cross-country runners in the nation will compete in the 7th annual Nike Cross Nationals on Saturday at Portland Meadows in Portland, Ore. Three boys' teams from California have qualified for the race, including Arcadia,......