History

Page 3 of 19 

Let us prey

By Cal Thomas
Posted

Religion | There was a time when the 63-year-old National Prayer Breakfast was a rather mundane affair. It rarely made news. Speakers—evangelist Billy Graham spoke at…

Oldest known Pearl Harbor survivor talks about his faith

By Mary Reichard
Posted

History | Lt. Jim Downing was on shore on Oahu when it happened.  “The Japanese planes were painted olive drab, the same as our Army planes,” he recalled.

Chinese treasures lure tourists to Taiwan

By Angela Lu
Posted

Taiwan | The National Palace Museum contains the best artifacts from China’s long history

Hyphenated-nation

Hyphenated-nation

By Cal Thomas
Posted

Government | As if we aren’t already divided enough by race, class, gender, political party, economic status, and sexual orientation, the federal government is…

The faith factor, the 2016 edition

By Cal Thomas
Posted

Campaign 2016 | We are one year away from the Iowa caucuses and already several Republican presidential candidates are trying to secure an advantage by talking about their…

Future fumbles

Future fumbles

By Marvin Olasky
Posted

History | Here for fun is the syllabus of a college course that might be taught in 40 years: History 210 / Professor Nivram The Crisis of the 21st Century is a commonly…

Presidential treadmill

Presidential treadmill

By Marvin Olasky
Posted

Books | Remembering Washington and Lincoln

Winston Churchill: A man for all times

By Cal Thomas
Posted

History | LONDON—It is an old debating point: Do the times make the man, or does the man make the times? In the case of Winston Churchill, whose death 50 years ago…

A time for sober reflection

By Lynde Langdon
Posted

Race Issues | Forty-six years after Martin Luther King Jr.’s death, America still struggles with racial tension and divisions

Did Colonial America have abortions? Yes, but …

Did Colonial America have abortions? Yes, but …

By Marvin Olasky
Posted

Abortion | An excerpt from Abortion Rites: A Social History of Abortion in America

Good reading about William Wilberforce and Hannah More’s Clapham Sect

By Russ Pulliam
Posted

Books | WORLD Magazine’s annual Roe v. Wade issue includes an interview with Karen Swallow Prior, author of an excellent new book about Hannah More, William…

A new Hollywood attempt at selling Jesus

By Sophia Lee
Posted

Television | Marketing for the TV movie Killing Jesus predictably downplays the divinity of Christ

Page 3 of 19