More than just a magnificent singer, Nat "King" Cole left an indellible mark on America both on and off the stage.
If the United States is such a bastion of oppression and misery, then why are so many immigrants, legal and illegal, trying to come here?
Did women win some long-sought freedom from oppression in the male-dominated society of the ancien regime?
Tolstoy is best remembered for his voluminous masterpiece novels, Anna Karenina and War and Peace. Yet, in quantity, at least, Tolstoy’s philosophical works rivaled his fiction.
Nearly a quarter of American children grow up in a single mother home. Will yesterday’s fatherless boys have difficulty raising today’s children?
These brilliant tweets highlight something important that Joel Osteen gets wrong.
In the decades since the time of its publication, the context of Orwell’s magnum opus has been lost.
This week marks the centennial anniversary of the Nineteenth Amendment to the U.S. Constitution.
When Allied troops stormed the beaches at Normandy, France on June 6, 1944 – a bold invasion of Nazi-held territory that helped tip the balance of World War II – they were using a remarkable and entirely untested technology.
Perhaps it’s time we stop pretending that men have a monopoly on toxicity.
Thursday, June 6th, 2019, brings the 75th anniversary of D-Day.
We all want our children to have the quality of resilience, but are we making it difficult for them to obtain?
The moon mission is an important anniversary in 2019, but we should also recall Ralph Abernathy’s preceding protest. He was telling our government to look homeward and put Americans first.
One of the things an American visitor at these monuments notices is the inordinately large proportion of non-American visitors.
The difference here is between people who are dull and people who are shrieking, to drown out the voice of conscience.
In recent years, I have rarely celebrated the day. For some reason or another Memorial Day has become a day of reading or chores.
Who is a United States citizen by birth?
Modern presidents routinely claim monarchical powers, using the military without proper authority.
Is this unprecedented? The first time America has dealt with collusion? Nope. History clearly shows we’ve been here before.
Central Banks need to be independent of politics to make the right decisions about monetary policy. But that's not always what happens.
It was about social responsibility, not material acquisition, and losing sight of it has cost us dearly.
The perpetual war on history now has the father of our country in its sights.
It’s not surprising that even at a time when fewer Americans may be turning to God, they are still looking for their one true soulmate.
In 1988 Sanders was on what he called “a very strange honeymoon” with his bride Jane.
The garbage disposal has made a contribution to an ancient problem, in a way that is a service to the human population in search of convenience and sanitary living conditions.
When it comes to writing, American kids just don’t cut it.
The manikin of socialism was identical for the Nazis and Soviets.
The Army brings back its 'pinks and greens' uniform, but it will take more than nostalgia to revive this era.