Archive: Month: July 2008
America’s Self-Validating Tradition

Mecklenburg County – The impatient patriots here had splendidly short fuses in 1775. Those who tilled the startling red clay or who lived in the town named for George III’s wife Charlotte might have been bemused had they foreseen the annual hoopla that commemorates July 4, 1776. Read more. George Will, National Columnist Charlotte Observer […]