December 14, 2020
How does one teach American history to middle-schoolers at a time when large numbers of educators seek to discredit and replace our national understanding?
If Allan Bloom was right that the mind of the American college student is formed, not by a national literature, but by the Declaration of Independence and the Bible, what must higher education do with...
The American creed laid out in the Declaration of Independence takes on meaning only in the context of historical events.
July 2, 2020
In an attempt to rid our school systems of biased history books, Mary Grabar has confronted the “agitated-prof” Howard Zinn and his book A People’s History of the United States (1980...
September 3, 2019
A review of Land of Hope: An Invitation to the Great American Story.
March 20, 2019
American colleges and universities have long dispensed with efforts to honor or commemorate Christopher Columbus. But according to Robert Carle, “most Americans know very little about this enigm...
December 17, 2015
Matthew J. Franck revises Patrick Deneen's history of American higher education, to note that a age of traditional learning in a secular mode never really existed.