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The Thinking Rede
It would be much easier if the Rede acted like a giant Magic Eight Ball. Ask it a question, shake the ball, and wait for "yes," "no," or "absolutely!" to float to the top of the murkey window. Unfortunately, the deceivingly...
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Astrological Emphasis: Capricorn, 2001
General | Love | Work | Health Capricorn: 22 December, 2000 - 20 January, 2001. This article applies to Capricorns during 2001. General Those born under this sign, ruled by Saturn, have a strong practical sense. They have a strong constitution, a prominent...
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The Pagan Roots of Democracy
I stepped into the voting booth with civic pride and religious inspiration. The pastors urged the congregation to renew America and vote for a good Christian man, Ronald Reagan. I voted a straight Republican ticket. Those godless Democrats were no better than...
Saga of Times Past >> History & Anthropology
Pagan Sexuality and Sexual Freedom
Old Traditions Live Today! Pagans like me who believe in, talk about and practice sexual freedom are protected by the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. As individuals, and as Americans, we pagans have the freedom to choose the manner in which we...
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The Celtic Vedic Connection, Part I
Of all the great ancient cultures perhaps no two share more parallels than those of the Celtic and Vedic peoples. A deep rooted affinity runs between them, what is present in one is mirrored in the other. Myths, Gods, Goddesses, even fairy tales bear a...
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Title: Popular Sovereignty and the Lecompton Constitution
Act!” to analyze the Lecompton Constitution in terms of popular sovereignty.
Lecompton Historical Society Campaigns to Honor Constitution Hall
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Lecompton Constitution Comes Home.

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Guest column: Lecompton thriving
The Lecompton Constitution divided the national Democratic party in 1858 and directly led to the election of President Abraham Lincoln in 1860. ■ Lecompton was mentioned 55 times during the Lincoln-Douglas debate.
Driving Across America
The original building where the infamous Lecompton Constitution was born is now a museum. Pledging Kansas to slavery, that constitution was a main topic in the Lincoln-Douglas debates and helped elect Lincoln eventually as president.

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Lecompton Constitution - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Lecompton —
Lecompton (lukomp'tun) [key], small town, Douglas co., NE Kans., on the Kansas River between Lawrence and Topeka.
Lecompton Constitution (manuscript version)
Jun 15, 2006 Author: Lecompton Constitutional Convention Date: November 7, 1857.
Lecompton Constitution (United States history) -- Britannica Online
Lecompton Constitution (United States history), (1857), instrument framed in Lecompton, Kan., by Southern pro- slavery advocates of Kansas statehood.
HowStuffWorks "Lecompton Constitution"
Feb 27, 2008 The Lecompton Constitution was an important part of the American Civil War. Learn more about the Lecompton Constitution at HowStuffWorks.

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