Philosophy

Your Independence Day

July 4th, Independence Day in the United States, celebrates the original 13 colonies’ declaration, in 1776, of their independence from Great Britain. But July 4th wasn’t the day of actual separation: The separation came into effect on July 2nd, 1776, the date on which the Second Continental Congress approved a resolution declaring the “united States […]

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Philosophy

Laboring on [About] Labor Day

[Today, I’m waxing philosophical. If you want to wax along with me, then keep on reading. If not, then please peruse my other posts instead.] This post, an annual classic, was originally written and published on September 5, 2016, Labor Day in the U.S. *** Originally proposed by union leaders, Labor Day commemorates American workers. […]

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