• John Adams and American Independence

    John Adams and American Independence

    As we celebrate our independence and astounding development from a fledging nation to the world’s superpower, we should applaud the extraordinary contributions of numerous founders. One of them whose accomplishments are often overlooked is John Adams. George Washington, Thomas Jefferson, Benjamin Franklin, James Madison, and his cousin Samuel Adams typically receive the lion’s share of the credit for the creation and early success of the United States.

  • Rescuing Citizenship and Civic Virtue

    Rescuing Citizenship and Civic Virtue

    What does it mean to be an American?

  • Our founders' economic advice to Obama

    Our founders’ economic advice to Obama

    Our founders and first eight presidents did a much better job with money management than present leaders, who could learn a few fiscal lessons by turning back the clock to our early republic.