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Out of the fold

Out of the fold

By David Skeel
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Money | The debate over faces on U.S. currency reflects newly chosen national heroes

The worldview of Hitler

The worldview of Hitler

By Timothy Snyder
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History | Book goes beyond the influence of Darwin’s survival of the fittest

MLK Day puts Columbia, S.C., in the spotlight

By Lynde Langdon
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Race Issues | Today is the 30th anniversary of the federal holiday celebrating the life of Civil Rights leader and pastor Martin Luther King Jr. Amid celebrations across…

Roots and identity

By Cal Thomas
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Television | Ever since the miniseries Roots was shown on ABC in 1977, Americans have demonstrated a keen interest in finding out more about where they came from and…

David Barton’s book on Jefferson republished

By Mickey McLean
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Books | David Barton’s controversial The Jefferson Lies: Exposing the Myths You’ve Always Believed about Thomas Jefferson will soon be back. Thomas Nelson published…

Globe Trot: More migrants drown while leaders debate Syria’s future

By Mindy Belz
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International | AEGEAN SEA: Migrants continue to perish making the crossing from Turkey to Greece. Six children were among those who died when two separate boatloads capsized…

Documentary details legacy left by Nazi fathers to their sons

By Bob Brown
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Movies | Remembering the Holocaust takes on a whole new meaning when your dad helped cause it. The new documentary What Our Fathers Did: A Nazi Legacy sets truth and…

A theological and journalistic reformation

By Marvin Olasky
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History | Martin Luther’s bold theological stand on Oct. 31, 1517, made independent journalism possible

Bridge of Spies explores the limits of American civility

By Bob Brown
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Movies | Inspired by true events, Bridge of Spies opens in the late 1950s at the height of the Cold War, when Americans lived in the long shadows of the Soviet Union’s…

Loving America on Broadway

By Janie B. Cheaney
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Theater | When Lin-Manuel Miranda, an up-and-coming songwriter, took a copy of Ron Chernow’s biography of Alexander Hamilton along on a vacation to Mexico, he was not…

The Puritan influence on the press

By Marvin Olasky
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Media | Christian belief and the 325th anniversary of American newspapers

Weekend Reads: Rediscovering Cotton Mather

Weekend Reads: Rediscovering Cotton Mather

By Russ Pulliam
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Books | Originally one of the most famous American Puritans, Cotton Mather is making a well-deserved comeback. Maligned in popular culture as narrow-minded killjoys,

 
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