4 simple methods every parent and teacher should know.
Many of the cherished witticisms we attribute to Lincoln cannot be directly sourced to America’s 16th president.
Sometimes humor is the best at revealing deficiencies.
The larger system of innovation is built on the quest for comfort, for entertainment, for what often looks like decadence.
Official recognition by the Secretary of State is a good thing. But what next?
These can help people look at history more objectively.
The resistance has powerful tools at its disposal.
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?