An English admirer of America once described a different kind of American exceptionalism, one based on something far less common and more inspiring than an ability and willingness to use force against other nations to bend them to our will.

 

 

 

On July 5, 1787, James Madison warned against the discord that comes from compromise for its own sake.

Two fast-food chains — Burger King and Chick-fil-A — are at the center of the culture war, but for vastly different reasons.

There are many lessons for our current political situation to be learned from the colonial declarations of independence.

As the grassroots uprising against the Obama administration-pushed nationalization of schools continues to grow, public sentiment is quickly turning against the widely criticized Common Core standards — especially among parents with school-age children. Indeed, since just November of last year, the shallow “support” that did exist for the controversial education scheme has plunged dramatically, a new survey showed. Other polls found similar results.