America: Still the Last Best Hope?

“Average Is Over”-rated: Comments on Tyler Cowen’s doom-and-gloom scenario

October 18, 2013 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, The Battle for the Mind, The Global Challenge

Editor’s note: This article first appeared at Forbes.com.

Years ago, I thought that if I ever attempted to write a novel, I would describe a future dystopia in which the ruling elite were those who made and understood computers and … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — “We Want to be Cowboys, Baby!”

April 8, 2011 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, Streaming Video

Dr. Jason R. Edwards speaks about the significance of the Frontier Thesis in the case for American Exceptionalism. … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Bill Buckley’s America

April 8, 2011 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, Streaming Video

Dr. Lee Edwards talks about William Buckley at the America; Still the Last Best Hope? annual conference.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — The American Entrepreneur

April 8, 2011 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, Streaming Video

Dr. Craig E. Columbus & Dr. Jeffrey M. Herbener speak about the American entrepreneur. … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — From the Mountains to the Prairies

April 8, 2011 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, Streaming Video

Dr. Andrew Harvey & Dr. H. Collin Messer speak at the America; Still the Last Best Hope? annual conference.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — America – The European Perspective

April 8, 2011 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, Streaming Video

Joseph Pearce, writer-in-residence and associate professor of literature at Ave Maria University, gives the conference keynote address.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — The American Century: From Henry Luce to Ronald Reagan

April 8, 2011 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, Streaming Video

Dr. Paul Kengor speaks at the America; Still the Last, Best Hope? annual conference.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Those Thrilling Days of Yesteryear

April 8, 2011 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, Streaming Video

Dr. Marvin J. Folkertsma & Dr. Mark W. Henderickson deliver a lecture at the annual conference.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — America: Still Exceptional?

April 8, 2011 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, Streaming Video

A Debate Between Dinesh D’Souza, president of The King’s College and Jim Wallis, president and CEO of Sojourners.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — The Founders’ Republic

April 8, 2011 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, Streaming Video

Dr. Gillis J. Harp and Dr. Mark W. Graham speak at the Center for Vision and Values’ annual conference.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — American Exceptionalism from John Winthrop to Barack Obama

April 7, 2011 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, Streaming Video

Dr. Gary Scott Smith outlines the history of the exceptionalism in America.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Journalism’s Last, Best Hope

April 7, 2011 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, Streaming Video

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STREAMING VIDEO — Science and Technology at the Heart of American Experience

April 7, 2011 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, Streaming Video

Dr. Stacy Birmingham and Dr. William Birmingham explain how technology and science are at the heart of the American Experience. … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Does America Face Irreversible Decline?

April 7, 2011 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, Streaming Video

Michael Medved talks about why claims about the inevitable doom of our Great Republic constitute one of the ten big lies about America. … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — From Sea to Shining Sea: An Overview of American Exceptionalism

April 7, 2011 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, Streaming Video

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STREAMING VIDEO — Immigration and American Exceptionalism

April 7, 2011 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, Streaming Video

Dr. Robert P. George, McCormick Professor and Jurisprudence & Founder and Director of the James Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions at Princeton University, give a lecture at the “America: Still the Last Best Hope?” conference.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — American Exceptionalism Through the Eyes of Teddy Roosevelt and Woodrow Wilson

April 7, 2011 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, Streaming Video

Grove City College President Richard G. Jewell ’67 talks about Theodore Roosevelt, Woodrow Wilson and the exceptionalism of America.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — From Washington to Eisenhower: From Isolation to Exporting Exeptionalism

April 7, 2011 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, Streaming Video

Dr. Andrew Mitchell and Dr. J.D. Wyneken speak at the “America: Still the Last Best Hope?” annual conference.… More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Evangelicals and Tocqueville Together

April 7, 2011 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, Streaming Video

Dr. P.C. Kemeny & Dr. Michael L. Coulter assess the religion of 19th century America. … More>

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STREAMING VIDEO — Exceptions to Exceptionalism

April 7, 2011 | by | Topic: America: Still the Last Best Hope?, Streaming Video

Dr. T, David Gordon & Dr. Steven L. Jones discuss the exceptionalism of America.… More>

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