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The Gun Debate

Gun legislation must be federalized otherwise guns obtained in states with lax laws will be transported to states with strict laws enabling criminals to still get there hands on them.

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Grover Norquist’s Pledge: Breaking Lifelong Promises

You have to feel for conscience-stricken Republican politicians who cannot bring themselves to break the no-tax pledge that they made to the lobbyist Grover Norquist. But there is hope. A goodly number of these super-conscientious individuals are divorced, and have … Continue reading

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Movie Review. Spielberg’s “Lincoln”

By Gene Griessman, author of “Lincoln and Obama,” “The Words Lincoln Lived By,” and “Lincoln on Communication” Some movies are based on a true story. This Is a true story. And one of the most important stories in history. As … Continue reading

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Harold Holzer Endorses Gene Griessman’s new book

The Controversial New Book–”Lincoln and Obama”–Gets Endorsement From Renowned Lincoln Scholar. Harold Holzer is in the same league as Doris Kearns Goodwin, author of Team of Rivals. Holzer is the author  of many books on Lincoln.  He is the co-chair … Continue reading

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OBAMA AND LIBYA by Gene Griessman, PhD

Monday night Mitt Romney will almost certainly bring up Benghazi. But it could turn out to be a weapon that harms the user more than it harms the target. It already inflicted a wound on Romney when he tried it … Continue reading

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Politifact, the Truth-O-Meter and Obama

What You Say When You’re Asked About Politifact and the Truth-O-Meter by Gene Griessman, Ph.D. From the forthcoming book Lincoln and Obama. We recommend you say that it can’t always be trusted. The U.S. does  need a fact-checker, an honest-to-God, … Continue reading

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Andrew Jackson and Abraham Lincoln Criticize the Supreme Court

Special announcement During the next few weeks I will cut back on my posts and tweets.   Am hard at work on a new book about Lincoln, and hope that you will continue to visit the website. As a way of … Continue reading

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Review of Edward Klein’s THE AMATEUR.

Abraham Lincoln author and Lincoln expert reacts to The Amateur Gene Griessman, Ph.D., author of several Lincoln titles, including The Words Lincoln Lived By, and a one-man play on Lincoln, compared Edward Klein’s harsh exposé on Obama to contemporary comments … Continue reading

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Delegation Advice From “The Good Wife”

Word Power in Action: What you say when you delegate authority but want to stay involved By Gene Griessman, Ph.D. Two partners at a big law firm are on the phone in a new episode of the CBS hit show … Continue reading

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History Lessons on Memorial Day

History Lessons on Memorial Day By Gene Griessman, Ph.D. A nation that does not know its past is ignorant, Teach it. A nation that lives in its past is asleep. Awaken it. A nation that does not learn from its … Continue reading

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