The Field Where Liberty Was Sown

Mark Steyn Steyn Online 6/15/2015

The most important anniversary this year falls on Monday June 15th, marking the day, eight centuries ago, when a king found himself in a muddy field on the River Thames near Windsor Castle with the great foundational document of modern liberty under his nose and awaiting his seal. Here’s what […]

799 years ago today...

Ted Cruz Facebook 6/15/2014

799 years ago today a band of English barons forced the despotic King John to grant rights to “all the freeman in our kingdom” in a document that became a catalyst for freedom for millions of people around the world.

Magna Carta, as it is known, represented a revolution in governance. […]