We can’t keep pretending that most of our wars have been noble or worthwhile, so where does that put us on Memorial Day?
L. Lamar Wilson recounts a heady encounter between two young people who may or may not be acting as a queer mirror of Abraham Lincoln’s younger years.
Three day weekends are fun, but Labor Day is also about labor.
Presidents sometimes fail because of their own mistakes, but often times they appear to fail because of our unrealistic expectations.
Adam Dyer wonders if shifting from a model of independence to interdependence would be better than relying on “war, conquering and oppression” for battles we just can’t win.
Canada’s first black doctor was also a surgeon during the U.S. Civil War. He was present at Abraham Lincoln’s death bed.
Call for Op-Ed submissions: 100 words on heroes/heroism.
Tim Hart knows his generation has left the young people of America with a big mess in the battle to end racism. But he’s willing to join the fight if you are.
This weekend, we have an excerpt from Robert Kloss’s striking new novel, THE ALLIGATORS OF ABRAHAM, a Civil War epic unlike any other.
A few inspiring quotes from a good man in history.
Tom Matlack wonders what would make a teenage boy go into a school cafeteria and blow away three innocent kids he barely knew.