What really happened when Washington crossed the Delaware

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_2774675" align="aligncenter" width="600"] "Washington Crossing the Delaware" by Emanuel Gottlieb Leutze[/caption] After losing the Battle of Brooklyn Heights, Aug. 27, 1776, the Continental Army was driven out more…

U.S. history no longer needed for history degree

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (THE COLLEGE FIX) — George Washington University recently changed its requirements for history majors, removing previously key courses for the stated purpose of giving students more flexibility. The more…

5,000-year-old Nativity scene found in Egypt

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (SEEKER) — Italian researchers have discovered what might be the oldest nativity scene ever found — 5,000-year-old rock art that depicts a star in the east, a newborn more…

University promotes clemency for convicted cop killer

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (Campus Reform) American University in Washington, D.C. has installed a new statue on campus to raise awareness for a convicted cop-killer’s clemency campaign. Leonard Peltier, a Native American more…

Important messages of peace and joy

by Bill Federer -- On Christmas Eve, Dec. 24, 1492, Columbus' ship, the Santa Maria, ran aground on the island of Hispanola (Haiti). Columbus left 40 men and named the settlement la more…