European leaders, concerned about the growing fiscal crisis on that continent are examining the structure of the European Union, specifically the constitutional provision requiring decisions on many issues of importance to be determined by a unanimous vote of the member nations. That repeats the mistake of America’s first governing document, the Articles of Confederation, that […]
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How did smallpox impact the American Revolution?
Today Washington would have been diagnosed with a form of strep throat. In 1799, it killed him.
With Gadhafi on the ropes, Philadelphia’s French fetish is hard to miss.
July 16 is a difficult date for me, a painful reminder of how, I, the City of Philadelphia, lost my title as the nation’s capital.