Tag: Jack Kemp

A Matter of Honor

If honor were profitable, everybody would be honorable. English lawyer, social philosopher, author, statesman and noted Renaissance humanist, Thomas More was born on this day in 1478. More opposed the Protestant Revolution. As a councillor to Henry VIII, More opposed the annulment of Henry’s marriage to Catherine of Aragon and refused to acknowledge Henry as …

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Be the Drop

There’s only one race – it’s human. We are all brothers and sisters. American football player and politican, 9th U.S. Secretary of Housing and Urban Development, Jack Kemp was born on this day in 1935 (died 2009). Sigh…I miss Jack. Jack Kemp was a Republican who got it. Those of you who think Republicans never …

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