This Day In History

  • 1775 On this day, colonists in Massachusetts vote to buy military equipment for 15,000 men, as troubles with Britain increase.

Quote of the Day

In framing a government which is to be administered by men over men, the great difficulty lies in this: you must first enable the government to control the governed; and in the next place oblige it to control itself.James Madison

This Day In History

  • 1775 On this day, colonists in Massachusetts vote to buy military equipment for 15,000 men, as troubles with Britain increase.

Quote of the Day

You have become attached to your habit of obedience. Time to revolt against tranquillity of servitude! ~ Mercy Otis WarrenMercy Otis Warren