History

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Understanding the enduring popularity of Laura Ingalls Wilder

By Janie B. Cheaney
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Books | In February of 1867, a little girl named Laura Elizabeth was born in a small log cabin near Pepin, Wis. Some of her family lines went back to the 

Regime changes

By Marvin Olasky
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Books | Revolution in Rome and resistance in today’s China

No more cursive writing

By Andrée Seu Peterson
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Education | On Presidents Day I went down to the National Historic Park in Philadelphia to see the Liberty Bell because it was free that day. I (re)learned some…

Alvin Townley salutes America’s defiant heroes

By Warren Cole Smith
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Q&A | The Alcatraz Eleven were the most subversive prisoners of war in Vietnam

Dollars and Sense: Is the raging bull about to hit a wall?

By Warren Cole Smith
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Money | Bull keeps charging. The NASDAQ is at levels we haven’t seen since March 2000. The Dow and the S&P 500 are back to record levels. It’s easy to get…

Archeological finds illuminate biblical history

By James Bruce
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History | War in the Middle East has threatened not only millions of people but important artifacts as well. In 2009, Swiss authorities halted the sale of a…

George Washington’s moral leadership

By Marvin Olasky
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History | The father of our country set a high standard for those who followed him in the presidency

A museum of biblical proportions

By J.C. Derrick
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Museums | Construction on the 430,000-square-foot Museum of the Bible gets underway

Let us prey

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

Hyphenated-nation

Hyphenated-nation

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

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