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Re: Coolidge and The Spectator

From Stephen Hayward (author of The Age of Reagan: “Typical ignorance: Coolidge read Greek and Latin in the evenings for relaxation, and was probably the last president to write his own speeches, some of which were very serious and thoughtful. See Tom Silver’s great book, Coolidge and the Historians, for a corrective on the slanders against the definitely not-silent Cal.”

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The Real Reasons American Evangelicals Support Israel

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