On October 12th, 1492, three Spanish ships, under the leadership of Christopher Columbus, landed on an island in what is today the Bahamas.
In the thirty days between September 15th and October 15th, the United States observes National Hispanic Heritage Month.
On the first Monday of September every year, the United States pauses to honor its workers and the contributions they make to our nation’s prosperity.
September 1 marks the formal start eighty years ago of the Second World War. The six-year conflict was one of the most consequential events in human history.
Today marks of one of the pinnacles of human achievement: fifty years ago, Apollo 11 Astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Collins were the first humans to land on the surface of the moon.
Today, the United States of America celebrates its birthday.
On the last Monday in May, Americans honor those who have fallen in defense of the country and of its ideals.
Today, on the fifty-year anniversary, we mourn the assassination of civil rights leader and Nobel Peace Prize laureate, Dr. Martin Luther King.
On the third Monday of February, Americans celebrate Presidents’ Day, when Americans honor all their national leaders, past and present.
This Editorial is part of a series on the U.S. Constitution and the structure of the U.S. government.
The Fifth Amendment defines constitutional limits on the government's prosecution of persons accused of crimes.