Blog
Lanterns Columns
This Day in History - October 21

October 21 1096 – Seljuk Turks at Chivito slaughter thousands of German crusaders 1529 – The Pope names Henry VIII of England Defender of the Faith after defending the seven sacraments against Luther


This Day in History - October 20

October 20 480 BC – Greeks defeat the Persians in a naval Battle at Salamis 1587 – In France, Huguenot Henri de Navarre routs Duke de Joyeuse’s larger Catholic force at Coutras 1632 – Ast


This Day in History - October 19

October 19 439 – King Gaiseric and his Vandals take Carthage in North Africa 1216 – King John of England dies in Newark and is succeeded by Henry, his nine-year-old son 1448 – The Ottoman Sulta


This Day in History - October 18

October 18 1469 – Ferdinand of Aragon marries Isabella of Castile in Valladolid, beginning the cooperative reign that would unite all the dominions of Spain and elevate the nation to a dominant world power 15


This Day in History - October 17

October 17 1244 – The Sixth Crusade ends when an Egyptian-Khwarezmian force nearly annihilates the Frankish army at Gaza 1346 – During the Battle of Neville’s Cross, English troops defeat the Scot


This Day in History - October 16

October 16 1555 – The Protestant martyrs Bishop Hugh Latimer and Bishop Nicholas Ridley are burned at the stake for heresy in England 1701 – Yale University is founded as the Collegiate School of Killin


The Battlefield of Ideas

Illuminating the Truth

Lanterns

We're here to fix the machine.

We are here to fix the machine. The machine is the federal government that has been fundamentally transformed the serve the elite instead of "We The People". Our goal is to engage our fellow Americans on the battlefield of ideas to discover the most ideal way for our nation to be governed to provide the most security with the maximum amount of liberty and freedom for all American citizens. We welcome all people from all walks of life and ideologies to engage with us. Join us on the battlefield of ideas.

Crystal McCann's posts
Follow us