The Wall Street Journal has a very uplifting essay by scientist and author Steven Pinker detailing the progress Enlightenment ideas are making in contributing to human flourishing worldwide. In a historical context, the Enlightenment was an outgrowth of the Renaissance, respectfully. During that crucial period in history, the Enlightenment was mostly a rejection of mysticism…
On this day in 1941, (less than 3 weeks after USA enters WWII) Winston Churchill becomes first British PM to address Congress. Warns Axis powers will stop at nothing & encourages America to follow FDR in becoming the great arsenal of democracy.
Borrowing an idea from the Leftist revisionist history book Lies My Teacher Told Me, video blogger Bre Faucheux reveals her indoctrination in public school and higher education and what was her red pill moment.
These are from the video A Powerful Performance narrated by Morgan Freeman. Here, the Declaration of Independence is read by many popular actors, including Mel Gibson, Michael Douglas, Whoopi Goldberg, Winona Ryder, and others. To hear it read with such zeal is very inspiring.