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Fourth of July

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Happy Birthday, America!…and Ramparts of Civilization!

     July 4th is the 235th  birthday of that special experiment in liberty known as the United States of America. Kudos and Huzzahs to this great nation and all she stands for on this special day, of which more is … Continue reading

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Where Have The Experts Gone?

     As the world seems to be battered by one “surprise” after another and current leaders seem clueless to fashion a logical and committed strategy to begin to tackle any of these problems, the question arises, where have the experts … Continue reading

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Ramparts Hiatus

To all my fellow guardians of the ramparts, a brief hiatus is in order for the captain of the guard. I will be computer free for a few days, brewing up some new thoughts and sharpening my attention for the … Continue reading

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Ramparts Holiday

     To the loyal defenders of the ramparts, a few days of retrenchment is in order before the next post.  Until then, please feel free to peruse and enjoy previous posts, and this brief wonderful reminder of a government over-invested … Continue reading

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Democracy: A Beautiful Thing

     At 700 am this morning I participated in one of the really arcane processes still existing, and felt that old special shiver down my spine. Standing in a line of a hundred, waiting for some octogenarian to find my … Continue reading

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50 Straight Days as a Ramparts Blogodier

     After a very energetic effort of 45 postings in 50 days I am recharging my batteries away from all computers for a few days. I appreciate all the readers who have come on board and hope to provide soon … Continue reading

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Happy 4th of July

Happy 4th of July. Welcome to Ramparts of Civilization.             It is altogether fitting that on the 234th anniversary of the articulation of the principles of “life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness” that a blog defending and celebrating those … Continue reading

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Welcome to the start of Ramparts of Civilization!

Ramparts of civilization is for….
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