From the brain behind the “We the People” clause in the U.S. Constitution, to a woman who risked her life holding loyalist ...
Many political and social progressives are eager to redefine America as starting not in 1776, which is truly and literally ...
Join the Virginia Museum of History & Culture and Joseph Ellis for a lecture about his latest book, The Cause: The American Revolution and its Discontents, 1773–1783, on Wednesday, July 20 ...
Independence Day arrives at a time when the United States is roiled by hearings over the Jan. 6 insurrection, awash in ...
A South Jersey historian helps show how the American Revolution was a fight for freedom, but for many, a promise unfulfilled.
There is a sort of American men's tennis revolution going on at Wimbledon this year, and it came to a head on Wednesday. After U.S. men went an incredible 13-3 in first-round matches at the All ...
is resolved in that one line. —Joseph Ellis, author of The Cause: The American Revolution and its Discontents 1773-1783 In July 1776, Lemuel Haynes, a free Black man with a white mom and a Black ...