Abraham Lincoln

The Debate that Changed History

The Lincoln-Douglas debates of 1858 altered the course of history. The central question addressed in the campaign was profound: would the nation continue drifting away from the principles of the American founding?

Stop Calling It the Republican Party

The so-called "Republican Party" of 2019 is so opposed to the Republican Party of 2014 that it is for American media to refer to the "historical" Republican Party as a separate entity from the "Trump Party."

Katrina Pierson: Did Lincoln Have Black Staffers?

Senior advisor for President Donald Trump's 2020 campaign Katrina Pierson rejected criticism about a lack of black staffers in the West Wing by challenging MSNBC's Al Sharpton to name any African-Americans in Abraham Lincoln's administration.