Look to the 18th-century philosophers who created the modern world
Instead of die-ins, we need teach-ins
A look at how residents of the Oval Office consider their predecessors
It was not going well, or at least not as well as Martin Luther King Jr. had hoped. The afternoon had been long: the crowds massed before the Lincoln Memorial...
The declaration of independence enshrined the pursuit as everyone’s right. but the founders had something much bigger than bliss in mind
Slang from the 18th century isn't as "frowzy" as you might suspect
It had been a brutal race. Two hundred twelve autumns ago, in the campaign of 1800, Thomas Jefferson and John Adams faced off over the future of the young...
Jefferson tried to solve the problems of the day and set a course for the future.
Delaying an agreement on the fiscal cliff only makes the re-elected president's ultimate task more difficult.
Even Thomas Jefferson would have been surprised to see the most respected debt issuer in the world paying just 1.47% on ten-year notes -- the lowest in the...