Alamo Cenotaph

Quick Bytes – 6/21/2018

6/21/18. President Trump’s son, Donald Trump Jr., has withdrawn from a fundraiser for Texas Land Commissioner George P. Bush in New York because of criticism toward his father, President Trump, by the Bush family. Trump Jr. had cautioned George P. in recent weeks that he would not be able to publicly support him if his father Jeb Bush continued to criticize the President. Yesterday, Monday, June18, Jeb Bush tweeted, “Children shouldn’t be used as a negotiating tool. @realDonaldTrump should end this heartless policy and Congress should get an immigration deal done that provides for asylum reform, border security and a…


Save the Alamo

In May 2017, the San Antonio City Council voted to accept the concepts of the Reimagine the Alamo Master Plan.  Included in this plan is moving the memorial Alamo Cenotaph away from the grounds of the actual battlefield! The Alamo Cenotaph, also known as the Spirit of Sacrifice, is the monument commemorating the Battle of the Alamo, which was fought at the adjacent Alamo Mission. The monument was erected in celebration of the centennial of the battle and bears the names of those known to have fought there on the Texas side. The Alamo Cenotaph inscription reads, “Erected in memory…