Author Archives: Mike Callicrate

The Kansas Union Farmer 1944: Jefferson Fought Barons of His Day

— courtesy of Tom Giessel Thomas Jefferson, in a letter written to William Johnson spoke of the industrial and plantation barons of his day as follows: Still further to constrain the brute force of the people they deem it necessary … Continue reading

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NFU’s Robert G. Lewis article, published in 1954: Revolution from the Right

-courtesy of Tom Giessel Corporate Socialism Emerges as the Chief Threat to American Democracy by Robert G. Lewis, NUF Washington Correspondent A TOTALITARIAN revolutionary movement is being developed in the United States. It seeks far-reaching and fundamental changes in the … Continue reading

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In honor of National Farmers Day

Still true today

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The Wichita Eagle: Kansas needs solutions that help farmers and keep our water clean

by Mike Callicrate and Karen Stillerman | August 30, 2018 The Kansas town of Pretty Prairie has gained national attention for the wrong reason: as documented by Harper’s Magazine earlier this year, this community of 600 has a tap water … Continue reading

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Axioms, 1906

I hold these truths to be self-evident; That a man was made to be happy. That happiness is only attainable through useful effort. That the best way to help ourselves is to help others, and often the best way to … Continue reading

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