On a podcast, the Council on Foreign Relations (CFR) interviewed the author of a new biography of John Birch.
Former NAACP Chairman Julian Bond once observed of Martin Luther King, Jr., "It may be that ... one reason he is so celebrated today [is] because we celebrate a different kind of man than really existed."
Did Margaret Sanger, founder Planned Parenthood, the nation's largest birth control/abortion provider, indeed have an agenda to limit the births of minorities and the genetically inferior? Or was she simply a brave advocate and crusader for women's rights?
Former Notre Dame President Father Theodore Hesburgh and Notre Dame Law School Professor Charles Rice both passed away last week. The two men spent most of the lives at the famous university in Indiana, but the roles they played were remarkably different.
Contrary to popular myth, the legendary Texas oil and silver tycoon did not try to “corner” the silver market; he and his brother were the main victims, not the perpetrators, in one of the biggest swindles in history.