On This Day in History: December 01, 

1660 – First Navigation Act passed by the British Parliament to regulate colonial commerce to suit English needs. 1955 – Rosa Parks refuses to give up her seat to a white man on a bus in Montgomery, Alabama.

On Religious Freedom

Items in defense of religious freedom and tolerance. “Freedom is not divisible. ‘Religious’ and ‘political’ liberty are but two ‘peas in the same pod.’  The ‘pod’ is a gift of God.  It is the divine principal which equates freedom with individual responsibility.” – J. Allen English