400 years ago, communism was tried – and failed

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2667425" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Signers of the Mayflower Compact[/caption] High winds and treacherous tides along North America's coast prevented the Pilgrims from sailing south to join Virginia's settlement more…

What Dr. Livingstone saw in deepest darkest Africa

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2617695" align="aligncenter" width="600"] David Livingstone[/caption] "Doctor Livingstone, I presume," stated New York Herald reporter Henry Stanley, Nov. 10, 1871, as he met David Livingstone on the banks more…

'Fearful' students demand day off to cry about Trump

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (CAMPUS REFORM) — College students at several schools have started petitions urging their universities and professors to cancel classes in the wake of Donald Trump’s electoral victory, citing more…

College students hold 'Cry In' over Trump win

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE COLLEGE FIX) — The Cornell Daily Sun reports that students hosted a “Cry In” on the quad Wednesday in the wake of the presidential election results. “I’m more…

What sustained Lewis and Clark on their journey?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2610765" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Lewis and Clark with Sacagawea[/caption] "Ocian in view! O! the joy," wrote William Clark in his journal, but the next day, Nov. 8, 1805, more…

Teacher pleads guilty after faking own attack

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (FOXNEWS) — A former teacher who faked his own attack at Bothell High School in Washington earlier this year has pleaded guilty to two criminal charges. Calvin Pygott more…