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Articles from Victor Madeson, MBA, MSoc. These papers commemorate Americanism days.
- Flag Day is compared the Pledge of Allegiance to a military Oath.
- Fourth of July Independence Day and emphasized Lincoln’s Speech of 4 July 1861.
- Constitution Day or Bill of Rights Day (15 Dec.) to describes Republics and Representation.
- Freedom Day (1 Feb.), which, in Philadelphia, was recognized by President Truman and commemorates Lincoln’s resolution proposing the 13th Amendment. Americanism is a not an entirely exact idea but in this context encompasses the ideal of “Duty, Honor, Country” and applies to VFW purposes such as student essays in the Patriot’s Pen and the spoken presentations in Voice of Democracy.
- Arbor Day
- Founders and Confounders