An Archive of Growth?

America – land I love to mock

I believe we are on an irreversible trend toward more freedom and democracy – but that could change.

–Dan Quayle


In times like these, it helps to recall that there have always been times like these.

–Paul Harvey


I contemplate with sovereign reverence that act of the whole American people which declared that their legislature should make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof, thus building a wall of separation between church and state.

–Thomas Jefferson



Maternity leave

Only four countries in the world fail to provide paid maternity leave to all workers: Lesotho, Swaziland, Papua, New Guinea and the United States. (Source: