Category: Avatars vs. persons

In Brumidi’s painting “Apotheosis of Washington” in the federal capitol, the Americanized Virgin Mary makes war on fleeing sinners labeled Tyranny and Kingly Power. She is pictured just below a deified George Washington, and is equipped with pentagrams and the Roman eagle as her help.

As tyranny grows, Americans wait helplessly

Chattanoogans and other Americans love their servitude to commercial government. There is perhaps not a better time it was to weigh this assertion than the 4th of July weekend. We are supposed to celebrate the …