Let us not forget that the first time newspaper to announce the adoption of the Declaration of Independence was Heinrich Miller's Pennsylvanischer Staatsbote on July 5, 1776.
This is important. The Deitsch settlers, though split by their oaths of loyalty to the English King and their desire to be free, ended up being a part of this country's history from the Colonies right through the Revolution.
This means that our ancestors fought for the principles that are now being rendered asunder by the insanity and unconstitutional actions being taken both by Washington and by Harrisburg.
Deitscherei deserves better. We need to return to the true values of the unalienable right to life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.