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There is a reason why Confederate heritage groups like the Virginia Flaggers emphasize the public display of the battle flag. It’s not simply that the…

This may come as a surprise to some of you, but at the end of the year I will be leaving high school teaching behind…

The spirit of Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address is as far removed from an American president landing on an aircraft carrier and announcing “Mission Accomplished” as…

It’s that time of year again. In three weeks students at my school will spend time outside the classroom setting engaged in a broad range…