‘Battle Hymn of the Republic’

This was written for the Civil War by Julia Ward Howe, but we need it today: The Battle Hymn of the Republic, sung here by Johnny Cash.

Today in our country there are many who wish to destroy our republic, and subject it to some kind of “fundamental transformation” into something else, God knows what. Pray we never find out.

About leeduigon

I have lived in Metuchen, NJ, all my life. I have been married to my wife Patricia since 1977. I am a former newspaper editor and reporter. I was also the owner-operator of my own small business for several years. I wrote various novels and short stories published during 1980s and 1990s. I am a long-time student of judo and Japanese swordsmanship (kenjutsu). I also play chess, basketball, and military and sports simulations. View all posts by leeduigon

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