An 18th-century historian may have foretold what's happening now.
Here’s a thought on where the myth came from, though.
Here's why we have them and why they matter.
It has applications to us today.
Those who don't know history are doomed to repeat it...
North Korea has sentenced Otto Warmbier to 15 years of hard labor.
Christ-like might not be what some people think.
How many have you read?
The Holocaust Museum: A Warning against Tyranny, a Tribute to Liberty
The Ancient Greeks were not obsessed with comfort, and that may have contributed to their genius.
Interest in mutual aid societies is experiencing a revival in the U.S.
According to historian and philosopher Lewis Mumford, it’s really the invention of the mechanical clock that changed everything.
We live in a world of pictures and memes.
“The life of the mind grows upon ideas”
The numbers are staggering.
People reveal a lot about their biases by where they choose to go if Trump wins.
"How can any Man judge, unless his Mind has been opened and enlarged by Reading?" - John Adams
More and more people are opting out of civic engagement. It's a big mistake.
This one might hit close to home...
That’s what Bloomberg is reporting.
Would today’s students be better equipped for life if today’s schools implemented Franklin’s education plan?
Before the selfie came the emphasis on the self...
It's something with which John and Abigail Adams had great experience.
...And we wonder why there's so much unrest and discontent in the U.S.
And it doesn't have to
It’s a popular narrative, but history doesn’t support it.
Great men write great books because of the Great Books that they’ve read.
Some American schools are recognizing students’ financial literacy problem and are setting out to remedy it.