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Winston Churchill’s Darkest Hour

BY PAUL G. KENGOR Last Saturday I dropped off my two oldest sons and their friend at the theatre. I planned to kill a couple...

Remembering Mary Sennholz

BY MARK W. HENDRICKSON Mary Sennholz—a Grove City College legend and the widow of another GCC legend—passed away peacefully in her sleep early Sunday morning....

Washington’s Boyhood, Education & Family

THE LIFE OF GEORGE WASHINGTON, BY WASHINGTON IRVING Vol. I, Chap. 2 THE HOME OF WASHINGTON'S BOYHOOD—HIS EARLY EDUCATION—LAWRENCE WASHINGTON AND HIS CAMPAIGN IN THE...

Genealogy of the Washington Family

THE LIFE OF GEORGE WASHINGTON, BY WASHINGTON IRVING Vol. I, Chap. 1 The Washington family is of an ancient English stock, the genealogy of which...

The Sphinx

Franklin Roosevelt, the Isolationists, and the Road to World War II, by Nicholas Wapshott BOOK REVIEW BY CARL L. BANKSTON III The complicated strategic struggle...

Sitting With a Giant

BY CHRIS CLANCY (Read Part 1,  Part 2, & Part 3) Here’s a story which I find both interesting and inspirational. It is about a French economist...

The Remarkable Ronald Reagan

BY PHYLLIS SCHLAFLY I suggest that parents who have children in public school look at their textbooks and check the index for the name Ronald...

Please wait until I am dead.

THOMAS JEFFERSON LEADERSHIP I do not think a biography should be written, or at least published, during the life of the person the subject of...

It’s the Holiday Season Without Andy Williams

PAUL G. KENGOR, CENTER FOR VISION & VALUES It was shortly before Thanksgiving. I was in the kitchen washing dishes when I heard my first...

Cleveland Passed the Test of Character and Statesmanship

LAWRENCE REED, THE FREEMAN As usual, this year’s presidential campaign will test the popularity of two men. It will also tell us a lot about...

The Works of John Adams Volume 1, Chapter IV

  The Life of John Adams, by Charles Henry Adams Editors Note: This is Volume 1 of the 10 Volume "The Works of John Adams", (Boston:...

Samuel Adams: A Biographical Sketch, by Frank Moore

Americanist History SAMUEL ADAMS: A BIOGRAPHICAL SKETCH, BY FRANK MOORE Source: American Eloquence: A Collection of Speeches and Addresses by the Most Eminent Orators of America,...

The Life of John Adams: Preface

The Life of John Adams, by Charles Henry Adams Editors Note: This is Volume 1 of the 10 Volume "The Works of John Adams", (Boston:...

The Dark Side of Jacques Cousteau — Dennis Behreandt

As a result, Jacques Cousteau said, we must embrace death, on a massive scale: “It's terrible to have to say this. World population must be stabilized and to do that we must eliminate 350,000 people per day. This is so horrible to contemplate that we shouldn't even say it. But the general situation in which we are involved is lamentable.”