Roger Beckett, the new Executive Director of the Ashbrook Center, has provided a most interesting list of what he considers the 50 Core American Documents. Although one can have passionate arguments about the composition of the list, it is a wonderful starting point to understand why America is the greatest nation in world history. Check it out at 50 Core American Documents.
For more about America's key foundational documents, visit Patriot Week and Americas Survival Guide.
Renewing the American Spirit
Patriot Week begins on 9/11 and ends on 9/17 (the anniversary of the signing of the Constitution (Constitution Day)) and renews America’s spirit by celebrating the First Principles, Founding Fathers and other Patriots, vital documents and speeches, and flags that make America the greatest nation in world history. Many of current holidays have become overly commercialized or have lost their deeper meaning. We need to invigorate our appreciation and understanding of America’s spirit. This blog is dedicated to keeping the spirit of Patriot Week - and America - alive all year long.....