What was the 'holy experiment' really like?

by Bill Federer -- [caption id="attachment_3525104" align="aligncenter" width="600"] ‘The Birth of Pennsylvania 1680’ by Jean Leon Gerome Ferris (1863–1930)[/caption] William Penn was arrested and imprisoned several times for sharing his religious opinions more…

Why America worked then but is in trouble now

by -NO AUTHOR- -- [caption id="attachment_1903195" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Alexis de Tocqueville[/caption] Alexis de Tocqueville was born July 29, 1805. A French social scientist, he traveled the United States in 1831, and wrote more…

Dozens of cops injured in student fights

by -NO AUTHOR- -- (NYPOST) — Dozens of city school safety agents were hospitalized after clashes with students in the first three months of the year, according to NYPD data. Sixty-nine school more…