Patriot Lessons: American History and Civics

By Michael Warren

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Learn about American history and the Constitution; our founding First Principles; founding fathers and other great patriots; key documents and speeches; and flags and other symbols. Nonpartisan podcast of Patriot Week hosted by Judge Michael Warren. Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support

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Presidential Inaugurations - the Constitution, oaths, history, traditions, and speeches
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President Elect Joe Biden is about to be sworn in as President in the first virtual Inauguration in history.

What does the Constitution require for a Presidential Inauguration? Learn about the oath of office for the President and other federal and State officials. Why is the oath important? 

Explore the traditions of Inaugurations including a public ceremony, balls, parades, open houses, Bibles and Bible passages, the Marine band, clergy and prayers, and speeches. 

Listen in on stirring Inaugural Addresses from George Washington, John Adams, Thomas Jefferson, James Monroe, Andrew Jackson, John Garfield, Abraham Lincoln, Benjamin Harrison, John F. Kennedy, Richard Nixon, Ronald Reagan, George W. Bush, Barack Obama, and others. Examine the themes of Inaugural Addresses including prayers and blessings, unity, support for the Constitution, free speech, federalism, the Union and the Civil War, patriotism, education, a higher calling, and the danger of an ignorant and corrupt people, 

Produced by Patriot Week - www.PatriotWeek.org.

Also consider Judge Michael Warren’s book, America’s Survival Guide, How to Stop American’s Impending Suicide by Reclaiming Our First Principles and History at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com.

Join Judge Warren for his upcoming Zoom talk on the book on Thursday January 21, 2021. Meeting ID: 838-8449-4871; password: 437065.

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Jan 17, 2021
Impeachment Round 2 - The Extraordinary Second Impeachment of Donald Trump & the Constitution
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President Donald Trump was impeached on January 13, 2021 in the wake of the insurrection, riot, mob, storming (or whatever history will eventually dub) of the US Capitol Building on January 6, 2021. Learn about the 10 reasons why this is unique in the history of impeachments. Explore why Speaker of the House of Representatives Nancy Pelosi chose to impeach President Trump versus using the 25th Amendment and why Representive Liz Cheney broke ranks with her fellow Republican members of the House of Representatives. Understand the Article of Impeachment. Review the next steps laid out by the Constitution and historical precedent for impeaching a person already removed or resigned from office. 

Produced by Patriot Week www.PatriotWeek.org. 

Also consider Judge Michael Warren’s book, America’s Survival Guide, How to Stop American’s Impending Suicide by Reclaiming Our First Principles and History www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. 

Join Judge Warren for his upcoming Zoom talk on the book on Thursday January 21, 2021. Meeting ID: 838-8449-4871; password: 437065.

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Jan 17, 2021
25th Amendment - Death, incapacity, and removal of the President and Vice President
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Learn about how the original, unamended Constitution addressed the death, removal, or incapacity of the President or Vice President and its three major defects. Explore how the country dealt with those flaws until the adoption of the 25th Amendment in 1967. Review how the illness, incapacity, disability, and grievous injures of Presidents Woodrow Wilson, James Garfield, Grover Cleveland, and others were hidden and the implications for history. Walk through the assassination of President John F. Kennedy (JFK) and the resignation of President Richard Nixon. Understand how the 25th Amendment was used by President Ronald Reagan and President George W. Bush when undergoing medical procedures. Review the calls by Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi and Senator Chuck Schumer to replace President Donald Trump through the 25th Amendment. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Jan 10, 2021
Taxation without representation & cutting off trade with the rest of the world
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Learn the true story behind taxation without representation, including the Sugar Act (Revenue Act of 1764), the Stamp Act and Stamp Act Congress, the Townsend Acts, the Tea Tax and the Boston Tea Party. Explore mercantilism and how Great Britain cut off the colonies from trade with the rest of the world with enumerated goods and import/export restrictions. Patrick Henry thunders onto the scene with the Virginia Resolves. John Dickenson’s writings makes the constitutional argument against taxation without representation. Bostonians demolish Lt. Governor Thomas Hutchinson’s house. Samuel Adams leads the Boston Tea Party. The Sons of Liberty come into their own. Thomas Jefferson’s A Summary View of the Rights of British America continues to preview the Declaration of Independence. Continue our deep dive of the American Revolution & the Declaration of Independence and its grievances. Further your learning about our the First Principles of the rule of law, unalienable rights, limited government, the Social Compact, equality, and the right to alter or abolish oppressive government. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Jan 03, 2021
Quartering troops, mock trials, standing armies, military superiority, & pretended Parliamentary legislation
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Learn how standing armies were a grave threat to American liberty. Explore how subordinating the civil government to military authority violated the unalienable rights of the colonists. Review how England subverted justice to protect their tyrannical regime. Discover the true story about the unjust quartering of troops. Understand how everything Parliament did was illegitimate and pretended legislation. Continue our exploration of the grievances of the Declaration of Independence and how Great Britain continued to violate the the First Principles of the rule of law, unalienable rights, limited government, the Social Compact, equality, and the right to alter or abolish oppressive government. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Dec 20, 2020
Immigration Halted, Justice & Judges Subverted, and Swarms of British Locusts (Remastered)
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Continuing our deep dive into the grievances of the Declaration of Independence - revealing the King and Empire’s tyranny, explore how the King’s restricting of immigration threatened the colonies. Review how the King’s attempt to make the judges dependent on his will alone threatened the rule of law. Understand how the King destroyed justice and the courts of North Carolina. Learn how British officials were the equivalent of a Biblical plague of locusts brought by Moses onto Pharaoh and Egypt. Learn how these actions subverted the Social Compact, the consent of the governed, unalienable rights, the rule of law, and our First Principles.  Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com.(Remastered) --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Dec 10, 2020
Thanksgiving - Origins, meaning, traditions, and myths - it’s not just about the turkey! ~Remastered
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Puritans; Pilgrims; Native Americans; colonial and revolutionary thanksgivings, fastings and humiliations. Presidents Washington, Adams, Jefferson, FDR, LBJ, Reagan, Obama, and more. Politics and recovering from JFK’s assassination. Sarah Hale’s indispensable role in reviving the holiday, and FDR’s abortive attempt to change it. Pardons, parades, runs, the Detroit Lions, Black Friday, Cyber Monday, and Giving Tuesday.... Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com.(Remastered) --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Dec 10, 2020
Invasions, convulsions, dissolving and fatiguing legislatures, and halting westward expansion.
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Learn how the King exposed Americans to invasions from without and convulsions from within. Review how the King repeatedly dissolved legislative assemblies - and fatigued those that did meet to do his bidding. Explore how westward expansion was forbidden unless the colonists gave up their most sacred rights. Continue our deep dive into the grievances of the Declaration of Independence - revealing the King and Empire’s tyranny. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com.(Remastered) --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Nov 08, 2020
Presidential Elections - The Electoral College, Origins & Development
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Why do we have the electoral college? Listen in on the Constitutional Convention debate, the Federalist Papers and related materials. Learn about its original defects as revealed in the elections of 1796 and 1800, and how the 12th Amendment fixed some of those issues. Hear from Madison, Wilson, and many Founding Fathers, and how the system affects our Presidential elections to this day and efforts to reform it. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. Remastered. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Oct 24, 2020
Our Enemy the King; his despotic refusal to assent to our laws
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Learn how the Founders finally determined that the King was their enemy and a despot, including through Thomas Paine’s masterpiece - Common Sense. Review how the Founders based the need for independence on facts, submitted to a candid world. Begin exploring the list of grievances in the Declaration of Independence, including the King’s refusal to assent to laws passed by colonial legislatures as well as the King’s instructing colonial governors to veto colonial laws. Learn how those actions subverted the Social Compact, the consent of the governed, unalienable rights and our First Principles. Continue our deep dive into the grievances of the Declaration of Independence - revealing the King and Empire’s tyranny. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. (Remastered) --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Oct 10, 2020
Supreme Court Appointments - The Constitution, History, Tradition & Raw Politics
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United States Supreme Court appointments have became grand political theater. But what does the Constitution say - or not say? Are the rules and processes we are familiar with required? Hearings, filibusters, court packing, and election year appointments are all explained. Where have we been and where are going? Plus the Beatles, Mr. Smith Goes to Washington, Schoolhouse Rock, and Judge Bork gets Borked. Just in time for the hearing on the nominations of Judge Amy Coney Barrett. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. (Remastered) --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Sep 26, 2020
Time for Revolution - When a Long Train of Abuses Invariably Evinces a Design of Absolute Despotism
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The Founders believed that Prudence would prevent revolutions so long as evils were sufferable - until the government engaged in a long train of abuses and usurpations revealing a plan to impose absolute despotism on the people. Explore these key long neglected phrases of Declaration of Independence introducing the grievances justifying the American Revolution. Plus the Rolling Stones, Devil Woman, the Lord of the Rings and Dana Carvey! Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Sep 20, 2020
Labor Day - Origins, Purpose & Corruption of a True American Holiday - and Beer!
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When and why did Labor Day start? What’s its purpose? How is it different from May Day? Starting with the Agricultural and Industrial Age, learn about the labor and union movement, and Labor Day’s origins and evolution. Listen in to FDR and President Reagan. And enjoy a beer! Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Sep 06, 2020
Revolution! The right to alter or abolish government.
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The Declaration of Independence holds as a First Principle that the people have the right to alter or abolish an oppressive government. In fact, we have a God given duty to do so if necessary. Explore the thinking of John Locke, Joseph Warren, Thomas Jefferson, Patrick Henry and others. Review Henry’s Give Me Liberty or Give Me Death! speech, the Suffolk Resolves, several sermons, and other primary sources key to America’s understanding of Revolution. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Aug 30, 2020
Limited Government, Absolute Power, & Democratic Tyranny
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Why is limited government vital to liberty? Explore unlimited power as revealed by Star Wars, The Lord of the Rings, 1984, ancient Egypt, the French Revolution, and the Trial of Socrates. Learn how tyranny can arise from democracy, and how the Declaration of Independence includes the First Principle of limited government as a key freedom. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Aug 17, 2020
The Social Compact - Key to a Just Government
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Why do we have government? Learn about Force Theory, Family Theory, Divine Right, Marxism, Jordan B. Peterson’s theory, Divine Rule and Anarchy. Learn why the Founders believed that the consent of the governed and the Social Compact was the key to a just government. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Aug 02, 2020
The Pursuit of Happiness - An Unalienable Right
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What is the pursuit of happiness? How did the Declaration of Independence, Thomas Jefferson, and the Founders establish the first nation to recognize the pursuit of happiness as an unalienable right? Explore the oppressive societies of apartheid, caste systems, and North Korea and how they deny that right to their people. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Jul 19, 2020
July 4th, 1776 & the Declaration of Independence
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Why do we celebrate July 4 as Independence Day when we really became a new nation on July 2, 1776? Besides Thomas Jefferson, who drafted the Declaration of Independence? What role did Benjamin Franklin, John Adams, and Richard Henry Lee play? What does the Declaration of Independence actually say? Listen to the entire Declaration. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Jul 03, 2020
Liberty! An Unalienable Right
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What is liberty? Why is it so rare in history? Learn how liberty is key to understanding America, the Constitution, and American History. Explore Greece, Rome, fascist Italy, the Khmer Rouge, and ISIS/Islamic State. Learn the development of liberty in England through the Magna Carta, Bill of Rights, and Habeas Corpus Act, as well as how it was embraced in the colonies. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Jun 21, 2020
Riots, Protests, and Mobs! An American tradition.
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The Boston Tea Party, New York Draft Riots, Bloody Sunday, the Martin Luther King, Jr. Assassination Riots, Rodney King, and more have played an indispensable role in shaping American History. Discover the fascinating background and effects - for good and ill - that have helped define America. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Jun 07, 2020
Memorial Day
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Why do celebrate Memorial Day? What are its origins? How can we give it meaning? What did Pericles, Lincoln, Reagan, Douglass, and others say? Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
May 24, 2020
Unalienable Right to Life
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Learn about how the unalienable right to life has been violated in most of human history, and how America took a different path in 1776. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
May 17, 2020
Unalienable Rights
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Do we have rights? Where do they come from? Can we give them away? Learn about the Declaration of Independence’s embrace of unalienable rights and what that means for all of us. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
May 03, 2020
COVID-19 Addendum: Michigan - Center of the Storm
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An addendum to Episode 10 - Can They Really Do That? Just what is MIchigan doing? Is it constituitonal under the federal and State Constitutions? Is it authorized by law? This special episode takes a deep dive into these issues and more. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Apr 19, 2020
COVID-19 - Can they really do that?
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Do the federal and State governments really have the constitutional power to enact what they have been doing in reaction to the pandemic? And just what exactly have they been doing? Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Apr 05, 2020
Equality
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“All men are created equal” was a revolutionary concept in 1776. The Founders tore down or rejected the systems based on inequality l, such as the divine right of kings, the Ancient Regime, serfdom, castes, Nazis, and communism. Instead, they embraced the ideal that the Creator made all of us equal, and that we should be citizens, not subjects. Everyone should have equal protection of the laws and equal access to political power. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Mar 29, 2020
Self-Evident Truths
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What is truth? Did the Founders really believe in it? Explore Truth from Genesis to Multiculturalism, Plato and Protagoras, Adams and Relativists, Christ and Pilate. And what makes some truths self-evident? Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Mar 16, 2020
Nature and Nature’s Law
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Continuing our review of the Declaration of Independence, learn about the Founders’ belief in the Creator and Natural Law. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Mar 01, 2020
George Washington
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On this Presidents Day special episode learn about George Washington’s remarkable life and contribution to the American Revolution, Constitutional Convention, and Presidency - with highlights of his writings. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Feb 16, 2020
When in the course of human events
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Explore the meaning of the “American People,” the necessity of Revolution, time, and other foundations of the Declaration of Independence. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Feb 02, 2020
The introductory sentence of the Declaration of Independence - “The Unanimous Declaration . . . .”
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Learn how we really became independent on July 2. How “unanimous” was a sleight of hand. What does “in Congress mean”? Who was the Colossus of Independence? Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Jan 20, 2020
Declaration of Independence - a full reading of the text - July 4th & Independence Day
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Whether you have never read the July 4 Declaration of Independence or need a refresher (and we all need a refresher), listen to the most profound words in the English language that was approved by the Second Continental Congress on July 4, 1776. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Jan 06, 2020
Impeachment! History & Today
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Is President Trump’s impeachment supported by the Constitution and history? How does it work? Join us to learn about the historical and constitutional basis of impeachment. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Dec 22, 2019
Welcome to our Preview Episode!
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Learn about host Judge Michael Warren and the purpose and format of the show. Produced by Patriot Week - visit PatriotWeek.org. Also check out the upcoming Patrick Henry Dinner at PatriotWeek.org and Judge Warren’s book at www.AmericasSurvivalGuide.com. --- Support this podcast: https://anchor.fm/michael-warren9/support
Dec 19, 2019
Patriot Lessons: American History and Civics (Trailer)
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Nov 26, 2019