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Mikhail Gorbachev Meets His Maker - The American Spectator | USA News and PoliticsThe American Spectator | USA News and Politics

When I heard about the death of Mikhail Gorbachev, I sighed. He was one of the final remaining pivotal figures...

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How the Science of Racism Led to the Holocaust - The war against the divine image in man

Can the world survive on ethics devised by human reason? Well, we tried. It’s called the 20th century.

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America's first socialist republic

Paul A. Rahe holds the Charles O. Lee and Louise K. Lee Chair in the Western Heritage at Hillsdale College and is one of the country’s most distinguished scholars of history and politics. In view of his study of Republics Ancient and Modern, Professor R

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Jeane Kirkpatrick and the Power of Her Ideas - The American Spectator | USA News and PoliticsThe American Spectator | USA News and Politics

November 19th marks the 95th anniversary of the birth of Jeane Kirkpatrick in Duncan, Oklahoma. She was born Jeane Jordan into...

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“Zuckerbucks” and the 2020 Election

Zuckerberg’s help to Democrats is well known when it comes to censoring their political opponents in the name of preventing “misinformation.” Less well known is the fact that he directly funded liberal groups running partisan get-out-the-vote operat

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The Disaster at Our Southern Border

We are hearing more and more subsequently about root causes—especially from Vice President Harris, who President Biden charged with developing a “Root Causes Strategy.” But what we are hearing is bunk. The fact is that when the U.S. opens its border

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Who Celebrates Che Guevara?

Che Guevara is the face that launched a billion T-shirts. Even now, more than fifty years after his death, he inspires would-be revolutionaries and social justice warriors. Why is his appeal so enduring? Guatemalan radio and TV host Gloria Alvarez explain

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    Trump's 1776 Commission to Reassemble, Tackle Critical Race Theory in History Education

    Members of the 1776 Commission are reportedly set to meet again with a renewed focus on combating the critical race theory-based teaching of U.S. history.

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    American History Is Being Falsified to Sow Political Division: Mary Grabar

    Mary Grabar, author of the upcoming book "Debunking the 1619 Project: Exposing the Plan to Divide America," told Epoch TV's Crossroads program that the controversial 1619 Project skews American history for divisive political ends.

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      What Really Happened in 1776? | The American Spectator | USA News and PoliticsThe American Spectator | USA News and Politics

      The 1776 Report Larry P. Arnn, Carol Swain, and Matthew Spalding (Encounter Books, 120 pages, $15) An authentic civic education...

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      Opinion: The Founders Warned Us About Abuses Like H.R. 1

      Commentary H.R. 1, the bill that would seize control of federal elections from the states, comes with an ...

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      The Spirit of 1776 | National Review

      Joe Biden versus a proper understanding of American history.

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        How the 2000 Election Came Down to a Supreme Court Decision

        As Florida's electoral votes fell under dispute, controversy ensued over hanging chads, dimpled chads and butterfly bullets.

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          WATCH - Mark Levin's Closing Argument: Stand for Liberty Against Tyranny

          Mark Levin called the decision on Election Day a choice between liberty -- as represented by President Donald Trump -- and tyranny.

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          Celebrating Columbus

          Christopher Columbus, the most famous explorer in history, was once a celebrated hero. Now, many consider him a villain, a despoiler of paradise. So which version of Columbus is true? Michael Knowles answers this question and offers some much-needed histo

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            How United Flight 93 Passengers Fought Back on 9/11

            The cockpit voice recorder captured the sound of passengers attempting to break through the door: yelling, thumping and crashing dishes.

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              How To Disprove The 6 Most Outrageous Myths In The 1619 Project

              Nearly a year since anti-American 1619 Project was unveiled, far too many of its egregious historical falsehoods have been blindly accepted by the media.

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                The Founders Meant to Keep Government Out of the Church, Not God Out of the Government

                The 4th of July makes us think of our independence and freedoms.  But when our Founders came up with the First Amendment, were they trying to keep government free from religion?   Or religion free from government?  

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                  Lessons Not Learned From the Great Depression | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                  Progressives are resurrecting FDR’s New Deal as a COVID-19 recovery model. “[F]or many Americans, the New Deal launched by President...

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                    Sybil Ludington: The 16-Year-Old Revolutionary Who Outrode Paul Revere

                    Sybil Ludington's ride through the New York countryside to rouse the troops was longer and more difficult than Paul Revere's.

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                      Bob Woodson and the Birth of the 1776 Initiative

                      Commentary Amid the coronavirus and stock market dips is a correction—seven months overdue—of one of the many distortions ...

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                        Correction To The 1619 Project Proves It Is Not Fit For Schools

                        The New York Times has finally admitted a key error in the 1619 Project. It disqualifies it from use in our schools.

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                          It’s 1776, Not 1619: Don’t Let the Times Steal America’s Birthday | The American Spectator | Politics Is Too Important To Be Taken Seriously.

                          The New York Times wants to teach your kids and grandkids to be woke. Don’t let them. Like most professional academics, I watched the launch of the New York Times’ “1619 Project” with a mix of genuine scholarly interest, an occasional desire to

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                            Slanted 1619 Project Meets Competition From Black Academics

                            America was founded in 1776 on the idea that 'all men are created equal,' which led to slavery abolition and created the freest nation on Earth.

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                              How Founding Fathers Who Loved the God of Liberty and Their Freedom Built the Freest of Free Nations

                              As we celebrate Presidents Day, it's important to remember the first five commanders-in-chief were also all Founding Fathers of the nation. What you may not know is how crucial was the role of The Founders' faith in America's beginning. And

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                                America Wasn’t Founded on White Supremacy

                                Revisionist Black supremacist history can't grasp our shared equality.

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                                  Why Clarence Thomas's Life Repudiates The Left's Hatred Of America

                                  Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas faced down a 'high-tech lynching' by the same people who now claim to be America's arbiters of racial justice.

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                                    Understanding the Roots of the War on History

                                    The "progressive" left's war on history centers on playing the victim and attacking American exceptionalism, undermining the virtues history once protected.

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                                        Slavery In America Did Not Begin In 1619, And Others NYT Gets Wrong

                                        The 1619 Project isn’t mostly about helping Americans understand slavery in our history, but convincing Americans that ‘America’ and ‘slavery’ are synonyms.

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                                          Left Completely Misses The Point Of Douglass's Speech About July 4

                                          Countless elites in the media this week have cited abolitionist Frederick Douglass' infamous 1852 speech as a condemnation of American ideals.

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                                            'O Lord, Give Us Faith': The 75th Anniversary of D-Day and FDR's Prayer Broadcast to the Nation

                                            Thursday, June 6, marks the 75-year anniversary of D-Day, the day of the greatest military invasion in modern history.  

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                                              Anne Frank's Letters From Early World War II to Be Published in Full for the First Time

                                              Anne Frank wrote the letters to her grandmother up to 1941: the year before she and her family went into hiding and she started her famous diary.

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                                                Cave Sealed for 1,000 Years Contains Mayan Relics, Archaeologists Say

                                                A Mayan “ritual cave” that was untouched for 1,000 years was discovered by Mexican archaeologists. The cave system, ...

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                                                  A Short History of American Medical Insurance

                                                  American medical care over this period has saved the lives of millions who could not have been saved before—life expectancy today is 78.6 years. It has relieved the pain and suffering of tens of millions more. But it has also become a monster that is de

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                                                    Lasers Reveal 60,000 Ancient Maya Structures in Guatemala

                                                    “This is HOLY [expletive] territory,” tweeted one archaeologist about the discoveries.