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The True Origins of Thanksgiving

November 24, 2016 By Derrick Wilburn Where did Thanksgiving come from? It’s a relatively simple civics question, but an episode of American history that, sadly, few can answer. Friends and patriots, as we approach this most reverent and solemn holiday, I hope this short letter blesses you and that you share it far and wide.… Read More »

Abraham Lincoln’s 1863 Thanksgiving Proclamation

By the President of the United States of America. A Proclamation. The year that is drawing towards its close, has been filled with the blessings of fruitful fields and healthful skies. To these bounties, which are so constantly enjoyed that we are prone to forget the source from which they come, others have been added,… Read More »