The rare document is one of the last six copies of the Declaration of Independence that remains in private hands.
Frederick Douglass delivered his famous address on July 5, 1852. It has since been recited by actors including James Earl Jones and Ossie Davis.
Three great American leaders of the past provide some insights about the founding of our nation.
American history has great flaws, and the brutal inhumanity of slavery is its worst, but the American story is driven by its principles—not its imperfections.
Author Joel L. Daniels debates Ryan P. Williams, president of the Claremont Institute.
We are all the intellectual inheritors of the Declaration of Independence.
"We have a chance to rip the roots of systemic racism out of this country. We have a chance to live up to the words that founded this nation," the former vice president said in a new campaign video.
The Fourth of July is typically celebrated with barbecues, large gatherings, parades and fireworks, but this year things will be a bit different. Here are some quotes to reflect on during the day.
The nation built on freedom to dissent is trying to break a dissident who rebelled in the name of freedom.
The founders weren't exactly free traders.
In an article posted to the newspaper's website, the editor said he suspected it was the phrase "Indian Savages" that triggered the deletion.
"Benedict Arnold is one of my favorite breakfasts," Meyers reads from a book he jokes is written by Trump.
The Fourth of July, or Independence Day, is what Americans know best, but 14 other patriotic events occurred over the years on the same day.
The document's fiery language of revolt against tyranny inflamed those who see Trump as an autocrat.
Did Washington sign the Declaration of Independence? Which president was born on the Fourth of July?