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Can we be encouraged in our divided nation?

(By Evan Verbal, 1776 Scholar) On November 9, 2016, America woke up to some staggering news: Donald Trump had won the presidential election along with a Republican-backed Congress. This certainly caused some mixed reactions which

American voters deliver a shocking super Brexit

(By Bill Moloney, '76 Contributor) (Boston)  In an article written for the Denver Post (July 10,2016) entitled "Brexit Underscores Political and Economic Malaise of the West" I made the following observation: "Anybody who was anybody in politics,

The immorality of the minimum wage

(By Helen Raleigh, Centennial Fellow) This November, voters in Colorado are asked to vote on Amendment 70, which will raise the state’s minimum wage from $8.31 an hour to $12 an hour by 2020.  But some