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Historically Speaking: Public Virtue

The men who gathered in that blistering humid room in Philadelphia in 1787 to create our governing document did not represent a cross section...

Historically Speaking: Student loans

One of the big issues in politics right now is cost of college and student debt. Among the Democrats running for president, some are...

Historically Speaking: Dictatorship

I recently saw a post on social media asking why conservatives are so concerned with socialism when what they should be concerned about is...

Historically Speaking: Camp David Summit

One of the biggest recent news stories is Trump’s cancellation of a surprise summit with Taliban leaders and the Afghanistan president at Camp David....

Historically Speaking: Electoral College

There has been a lot of talk lately about the Electoral College. If you read social media, you will see many opinions on why...

Historically Speaking: Mass Shootings

I can still remember the day in 1999 when two students entered Columbine High School and killed twelve fellow students and one teacher. I...

Historically Speaking: Abortion, Marijuana, and Slavery

One of the topics I try to avoid in class is abortion. There is a good reason for this avoidance; it is one of...

Historically Speaking: Religious Intolerance

With the shooting of Muslims at prayer in New Zealand and reports of violence towards Christians in foreign lands, there has been a great...