Why George Washington Matters Today: Washington the Revolutionary

As history continues to be revised in the classrooms of the country one of the greatest stars the country has ever produced George Washington continues to get short shift. Washington is a paradox a rich man who risks his wealth in revolution, a general who loses far more than he wins, a man universally popular … Continue reading Why George Washington Matters Today: Washington the Revolutionary

The Hagel/Scozzafava effect: Yates Walker gets it

"What is the use of being elected or re-elected unless you stand for something?" President Grover Cleveland 1887 One of the most important pieces I've read in the last week is Yates Walker's piece of Christine O'Donnell. He takes on that most cherished of anti-teaparty conventional wisdom,  Christine O'Donnell victory in the GOP primary in … Continue reading The Hagel/Scozzafava effect: Yates Walker gets it