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by | Mar 30, 2021

The 1776 Report Larry P. Arnn, Carol Swain, and Matthew Spalding (Encounter Books, 120 pages, $15) An authentic civic education…

by | Feb 28, 2021

In 1804, Thomas Jefferson wrote to the Ursuline Sisters to reassure them that the U.S. government would not violate their…

by | Jan 25, 2021

First Principles: What America’s Founders Learned from the Greeks and Romans and How That Shaped Our Country  Thomas E. Ricks…

by | Jan 15, 2021

“The Silencing Fathers,” editorial cartoon by Patrick Cross for The American Spectator, January 15, 2021.

by | Dec 12, 2020

America on Trial: A Defense of the Founding By Robert R. Reilly (Ignatius Press, 366 pages, $27.95) The American people…

by | Jul 7, 2020

On Sunday, a statue of Frederick Douglass in Rochester, New York, was damaged after being toppled from its pedestal. The…

by | Apr 23, 2020

To our betters in the American ruling class: Just a note to say thanks for giving us a much-needed lesson…

by | Jan 22, 2020

One of the most important goals of the Constitutional Convention was to establish a strong chief executive who would nonetheless…

by | Dec 7, 2019

The impeachment proceedings give us evidence once again of the genius of the Framers of the American Constitution and of…

by | Jul 17, 2019

An alarming trend circulated Twitter last week: people are licking unpurchased products and returning them to the shelves. A tweet…

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