One of our Arendt Center members sent me this latest article from Fareed Zakaria. The numbers can be dizzying, but the basic thesis is one that we at the Arendt Center have been worrying about: Overspending on entitlements and debt are bringing about a situation in which the essential public role of government is being…Read more Can America Be Fixed?
Posted on 7 January 2013 | 9:52 am
The gap between our citizens and our Government has never been so wide. The people are looking for honest answers, not easy answers; clear leadership, not false claims and evasiveness and politics as usual. -Jimmy Carter, July 15, 1979 Contemporary observers of secondary education have appropriately decried the startling lack of understanding most students possess…Read more Malaise in the Classroom: Teaching Secondary Students About the Presidency
Posted on 2 October 2012 | 11:01 am