On a trip to Hyannis, Mass., in 1960. The author's essay is part of a blog series from Carnegie Corporation of New York that
I'll spend the morning at Mount Vernon, home of George Washington, who led the military movement for independence. Close
Now, a photo's worth a thousand words and all of that, and I certainly agree that the pictures were not favorable to Clinton, since they seemed to reinforce the "Hillary has contempt for the public" theme.
I knew the day was going to be weird because I woke up fully rested and without my usual assortment of arthritic pains.
But seriously, if there's a time to use the word Americana, it's got to be July 4th, right? So here are some genre-bending releases that fit the name.
In 1852, the abolitionist Frederick Douglass delivered what could be considered the best July Fourth oration ever given. In
True patriotism isn't simply about waving the American flag. And it's not mostly about securing our borders from outsiders. It's about coming together for the common good.
New York Governor Andrew Cuomo ordered increased monitoring statewide for the holiday weekend under the direction of the
The House Labor Committee noted that time off was important to make an employee "more useful as a craftsman," according to
9:30 PM: Hop on the back of someone's Harley Davidson on the way home, mix up a Manhattan and finish up that leftover bacon
Creative Americans and DIYers across the nation are going all out for this year's Fourth of July celebrations! From patriotic mason jar designs, to flags of every shape and size, these July 4th decorations are on track to outshine even the most spectacular firework displays.
No Fourth of July celebration would be complete without the following: barbecues, picnics, vacations and fireworks displays. While this type of cash flow keeps the U.S. economy stimulated, paying the full price for Fourth of July necessities can leave your wallet empty.
Every Fourth of July, some Americans sit down to read the Declaration of Independence, reacquainting themselves with the
Summer may have only just begun, but hundreds of warm-weather clothes are already on sale. From dresses to sandals to crop
You would think by listening to some on Capitol Hill that doing anything about climate change, will end life, as we know it. In fact, it's precisely the opposite. All of this has become a big fat political football where self-preservation is the priority over the national good.
'Buy American' would be gutted, and American jobs lost, under the TPP, the sweeping "trade" deal that President Obama says he wants to sign this year with 11 Pacific Rim nations.
"Awkward" Marathon on MTV What says America better than a group of pubescent teenagers trying to fight their way through