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The president's rambling Ohio rally becomes Comedy Central fodder.
Hours earlier, the president tweeted that NBC News had "totally and purposely changed" the meaning of his remarks at Friday's rally in Ohio.
Trump is supporting an “idol of white supremacy," said Robert E. Lee IV.
I remember traveling the former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe after the fall of Communism. I found it interesting to see
Cries of “unprecedented” executive action on both sides are more histrionic than historical.
The last truly successful "brokered convention" - where party elders literally met in a smoke-filed hotel room to break a
My full name is Robert Lee Montgomery. The surname on my maternal grandfather's side of my ancestry is Lee. Go back a few
Why everything your teacher told you about the Union general and U.S. president was wrong.
Having reduced Lee's army by attrition and gotten it on the run, Grant didn't bother himself with Richmond and, following
At the 2013 National Prayer Breakfast, the keynote speaker was Dr. Ben Carson, a retired renowned neurosurgeon. In his address, Carson excoriated political correctness, supported health savings accounts, and advocated for the implementation of a federal flat tax.
NEW YORK -- Hillary Clinton launched her book tour here amid the screeching of partisan spin and the collective yawn of would
Memorial Day offers an annual remembrance of courage and sacrifice as well as the all-too-frequent foolish and counterproductive effusion of American blood. Most of the conflicts in which so many Americans died were fool's errands, wars which the U.S. should never have fought.
The Overland campaign was one of the most decisive campaigns in American history on the 150th anniversary.
Americans seem to have an aversion to electing Cabinet secretaries to the presidency. However, this was not always the case. In fact, the position of U.S. secretary of state was once a customary stepping-stone to the presidency.
The audiobook of Millard's Destiny of the Republic is the preferred format over print because of Paul Michael's compelling
During this 150th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation and the Gettysburg Battle, it's good to remember that the most successful Union General in the Civil War was from the South.
Confederate General Robert E. Lee surrendered to Union General Ulysses S. Grant after the final battle at the Appomattox
Presidents Day rarely falls in the same week as Purim, and it won't again for almost 40 years (in 2051 -- take my word for it). But these two seemingly disparate holidays have much in common.