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Jan 26, 2016

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The political and constitutional legacy of Franklin D. Roosevelt is impressive. What was his extraordinary achievement? In what ways did he improve upon Jefferson's, Lincoln's, and the Progressives' understanding of democratic life and...


Jan 19, 2016

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The Progressives fought for reform at the turn of the century. What principled form did their criticism take of the Declaration, the Constitution, and political decentralization take? They revered Lincoln, yet did not emulate his...


Jan 12, 2016

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What did Washington believe were the most urgent priorities for blacks at the close of the 19th century? On what issues was Washington prepared to compromise and why? What were the goals of Washington's program and how did these...


Jan 9, 2016

TAH.org kicked off 2016 with the sixth episode in this year's American Presidents webinar series. Today's 75-minute program, moderated as always by the Dr. Chris Burkett of Ashland University, included discussion of TR's economic, domestic, and foreign policy moves and ideas, his place in American presidential politics,...


Jan 5, 2016

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What did the American founding and Civil War look like to politicians and public intellectuals at the start of the 20th century?
 
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