A review of First and Always: A New Portrait of George Washington, by Peter R. Henriques.
Their vandalism rejects the meaning of what they vandalize.
Notes on a podcast with Professor Harvey C. Mansfield, the political philosopher at Harvard.
We’re not a racist nation. We’re a nation that wars against racism.
How George Washington championed freedom for Jews, Catholics, and other religious minorities.
Erasing figures from the past erodes our understanding of the present.
How our first president decided to lead the return to normal life after our first epidemic.