Posts Tagged ‘George Washington’

George Washington’s Endangered Legacy

Washington’s Obelisk In Washington DC, on the National Mall, a statue of Thomas Jefferson stands tall – intellectual and thoughtful – in the center of the Jefferson Memorial, while a fatherly Abraham Lincoln peers down at us, exuding the wisdom of Solomon, in the Lincoln Memorial. But nearby, the Washington Monument is a lonely obelisk, […]

Getting the Kids Ready for the Competition: A Matter of Leadership

As you consider the comments that follow, first ask yourself: Can you imagine where our country would be today if George Washington or the Constitutional Convention had been swayed by opinion polls or pressured by Grover Norquist and his Americans for Tax Reform? Or if our Constitution Convention had been shaped by ALEC, the National […]