History, Philosophy, Politics & Rights
The Greeks and America’s Founding Fathers Part 1: The Greek Frame
Timothy Sandefur August 14, 2016
Part one of a three-part series examining ways in which ancient Greek philosophers and statesmen influenced the American founders.
History, Philosophy, Reviews
The Cave and the Light: Plato Versus Aristotle, and the Struggle for the Soul of Western Civilization, by Arthur Herman
Jon Hersey August 14, 2016
The Cave and the Light: Plato Versus Aristotle, and the Struggle for the Soul of Western Civilization, by Arthur Herman; reviewed by Jon Hersey.
Ayn Rand & Objectivism, History, Philosophy
How Conservatives Begat Trump, and What to Do About It
Craig Biddle May 14, 2016
Shows how conservative leaders’ evasions caused the political ascent of Donald Trump, and indicates what must be done to save America.
Black Slaves Who Could Have Been American Founders
Andrew Bernstein December 12, 2015
Examines slave rebellions in early America, showing that those who led them did so for the same reasons the Founders revolted against Great Britain.