The War on History Comes for George Washington

The War on History Comes for George Washington

As many of you know, I (Stephen) love early U.S. history. In fact, I love it so much that I felt led to risk my teaching job back in 2004 to pursue a legal case that would protect the use of primary source documents, even those that have Christian references. So when I read reports like this one, it is disheartening.  This article makes the point that…

“The perpetual war on history now has the father of our country in its sights as the San Francisco Board of Education considers removing a mural of Washington from a local school.

If the board succeeds in politicizing Washington, whose legacy was once so secured and uniting that his home at Mount Vernon was considered neutral ground during the Civil War, then we have clearly crossed the Rubicon of social division.” See the rest of this excellent article from a great news source at the Daily Signal:


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