Brushfires of the Mind: The Dave Benner Show

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A liberty podcast focused upon the Constitution, History, Philosophy, and Economics

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Title: 2.18: The Siege of Boston

2.18: The Siege of Boston

November 28th, 2018

The British occupation of Boston doomed the patriots. Until Henry Knox accomplished an unparalleled military feat, that is. Like the podcast? Check out… Go to Episode

2.08: A Standing Military Presence

December 16th, 2018

Under the British constitution, the military was supposed to remain disbanded during peacetime. When the crown brought an armed force to American shores,… Go to Episode

2.09: The Boston Massacre

December 23rd, 2018

In early 1770, British soldiers fired upon a Boston crowd, and several Americans died – widening schism between British and the colonies. Like the podcast?… Go to Episode

2.10: The Constitutional Crisis

December 30th, 2018

The unfolding crisis produced two incompatible views regarding the British constitution, one held by American Whigs, and the other by Parliamentarians… Go to Episode