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Experienced Patriots

Jonathan Paine It’s no secret many politicians see their job as a path to power instead of a way to serve. It’s also no secret this mindset has led to an increase in the government overstepping its Constitutional limits. With all the negative things happening it can be easy to get discouraged by how far […]

 
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George Walton: Lives, Fortunes, and Sacred Honor

Mark Cole George Walton was truly a self-made man.  An orphan, he was apprenticed to a carpenter as a young man and worked his body incredibly hard by day but still found the strength and resolve to work his mind and to educate himself at night.   Eventually he would enter the bar and move […]

 
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Where They Are Now: David White

Patriot Academy is having a nation-wide impact that is expanding every single year. The alumni that are trained at Patriot Academy are not your “average” young people as evidenced by the drive and passion that mark their lives. No matter the career or position they find themselves in, the young leaders that have experienced Patriot […]

 
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Socialism is Bad: Venezuela

Jonathan Paine Socialism is bad. Very, very bad. If you don’t believe that, then I encourage you to take a vacation to Venezuela sometime. Just be sure to bring your own food because that’s something they’re kind of having a shortage of these days. The country has been struggling to say the least, especially over […]

 
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The Power You Hold

Jonathan Paine Contrary to the belief of many, America was founded as a representative, Constitutional Republic and not a democracy. Since America is a republic, that means that we entrust the making of laws to our elected representatives. If you think about it, that’s actually quite a bit of power that we delegate to our […]

 
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The Balance in Politics

Frank Alegria, Patriot Academy Alumni Looking at America’s culture in politics today, one needs only to glance at the “battles” being fought now to be repulsed and disgusted. Neither the left or the right possess clean hands on this issue, as both have contributed to the lamentable mess our nation is currently in. The adoption […]

 
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Lyman Hall: Lives, Fortunes, and Sacred Honor

Mark Cole Lyman Hall of Georgia is a shining example of one of America’s great Founding Fathers. He came from old, New England Puritan stock and as such he was destined to follow in the footsteps of his ancestors – though he would eventually carve his own unique path in life.   After graduating from […]

 
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Where They Are Now: Thomas Umstattd

Patriot Academy is having a nation-wide impact that is expanding every single year. The alumni that are trained at Patriot Academy are not your “average” young people as evidenced by the drive and passion that mark their lives. No matter the career or position they find themselves in, the young leaders that have experienced Patriot […]

 
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Flip, Flop, Or Genuine Change?

Jonathan Paine It’s been a rough week for Donald Trump. Depending on who’s counting, he changed his mind on at least 4 key policies that were major talking points during his campaign. Probably the most striking position change was his switch regarding NATO. The North Atlantic Treaty Organization went from obsolete in Trump’s eyes to […]

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The Highest Ambition

Jonathan Paine What is your highest ambition? Is it that dream job? That perfect retirement? Success? While these all may be good things in and of themselves, self-serving ambition will eventually be burned away like wood or hay. When you really think about it, the only things that will last in this life are what […]

 

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