In a TED Talk, Belinda Stutzman provides a refresher course on exactly what the first ten amendments grant each and every American citizen.
How did a president justify the purchase that doubled the size of the United States? Judy Walton provides President Jefferson's reasoning in this TED Ed talk.
PBS uncovers why opposition to slavery did not develop into an organized effort until the age of the Revolutionary War.
Mount Vernon article exploring the vehement rejection of a whisky tax by Americans living on the frontier of Western Pennsylvania
The Economist describes a new documentary giving one of the most crucial and underappreciated founding fathers his belated due.
The Smithsonian discusses the deep conflicts of America’s origins.
A New York Public Radio story provides a condensed story on the birth of American democracy