4/19: ACRU Chairman and CEO Susan Carleson writes on why Founding Father Thomas Paine's advice on protecting religious liberty could save America from anti-religious groups and legislators.
11/22: For most of us Thanksgiving means a sumptuous meal, family drama, and football on TV. We too easily take this holiday for granted but to fully experience it, we must think about more than ourselves.
Thomas Paine is the man whose writings gave the residents of thirteen separate colonies a unified sense of identity as Americans, and inspired them to fight and win the Revolutionary War.
Given President Obama’s increasingly dictatorial rule, it’s a good time to dust off some thoughts on despotism by America’s “forgotten founder,” Thomas Paine.