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Lincoln and Thanksgiving: The Origin of an American Holiday

By The Editor

Another informative video from Prager University about Thanksgiving: The very first Thanksgiving happened almost 400 years ago—long before the nation was born. How did it evolve into America’s quintessential national holiday? Credit largely goes…

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Charting the Danger of the Modern Left

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Here is economist Stephen Moore on the danger of the American left: No one understands the dysfunctions and debilitating impact of America’s political system in the swamp better than Mark Melcher and Steve Soukup….

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Information War

Against the Climate Alarmists

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So little information is reaching Americans about how the climate alarmists are wrong. Here is Conrad Black: A response to Theodore Kupfer’s essay ‘A Sensible Approach to Climate Change.’ Theodore Kupfer’s attack on my remarks last week in…

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It’s the pension promises, stupid!

By The Editor

Someday, maybe Illinois Republicans and conservatives will wake up to the fact about government employee pension promises. Hear are Ted Dabrowski and John Klingner from back in August: You can trust public pension apologists to deflect any…

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Dispatches University

Opposition to Charter Schools is Moral Bankruptcy

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By Thomas Sowell: People who follow politics, even casually, learn not to expect high moral standards from politicians. But there are some outrages that show a new low, even for politicians. Among the consequences…

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