Monthly Archives: January 2016

What’s your American dream? A “Barnes

What’s your American dream? A “Barnes & Noble with a Starbucks” was Henry Knox’s pre-Revolutionary “American” dream in Boston. When the British seized Boston after Lexington & Concord in April 1775, Knox joined George Washington and the patriot militia in … Continue reading

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Dr. Alveda King on her uncle. What would

Dr. Alveda King on her uncle. What would MLK tweet? http://www.faithgateway.com/what-would-mlk-tweet/#.Vp0rg5orJnJ

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By owning the colonial equivalent of a

By owning the colonial equivalent of a “Barnes & Noble with a Starbucks,” Henry Knox was living the “American” dream in Boston in 1775. When the British seized Boston after Lexington & Concord in April 1775, Knox made a choice. … Continue reading

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Introducing my special online project of

Introducing my special online project of 2016, the 240th of 1776: http://www.janecook.com/revolution240/

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