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The Amish Heritage Foundation Blog
From rumspringa to language to identity, here are the lies you've been told Myth #1: Amish teens have the freedom to choose whether to remain inside the Church; that’s what rumspringa is for. Rumspringa as portrayed in pop culture is a myth that does untold damage to...
[Overturning WI v. Yoder] So many people freak out when I talk about overturning Yoder. LESSON OF THE YEAR: Yoder was NOT a landmark victory for religious freedom. Religious freedom existed before. Religions (Catholic, Protestant, etc.) had their own schools before....
[Overturning WI v. Yoder] The Hypocrisy of Prof. John Roth, Goshen College and editor at Mennonite World Review
[Overturning WI v. Yoder] I get super irked by the self-proclaimed expert authorities on the Amish (who are neither Amish nor ever bothered to learn our language). One of the HUGE problems is that these so-called experts go around perpetuating the myth that all the...
EXCERPT from https://plato.stanford.edu/entries/enlightenment: For Enlightenment thinkers themselves, however, the Enlightenment is not an historical period, but a process of social, psychological or spiritual development, unbound to time or place. Immanuel Kant...
Real Amish Podcast
We’re taking back our story from so-called experts on the Amish who aren’t Amish and haven’t bothered to learn our language.
We’re still Amish, even if we don’t practice the religion.