American History

Jul
04
Celebrating America’s 250th Anniversary Must Start on Day One of Donald Trump’s Presidency

Celebrating America’s 250th Anniversary Must Start on Day One of Donald Trump’s Presidency

The answer to the Democratic Jacobins is an avalanche of discoveries, inventions, and city building in the American tradition, with an eye to the 1876 Philadelphia Centennial.
9 min read
Jun
27
John Quincy Adams—The Declaration of Independence: “A Nation Was Born in a Day”

John Quincy Adams—The Declaration of Independence: “A Nation Was Born in a Day”

John Quincy Adams reflects on the birth of American independence, tracing the struggle from British rule to the Declaration's assertion that "all men are created equal."
6 min read