November 11th is Veterans’ Day in the United States, a day to remember those who served in this nation’s armed forces, and to honor the sacrifice of those who perished in the service of their country.
Article Three of the U.S. Constitution establishes the federal court system, which makes up the judicial branch of the United States’ government.
Article Two of the United States Constitution establishes the executive branch of the federal government, which carries out and enforces federal law.
Article One of the United States Constitution describes the powers assigned to Congress, the country’s legislative branch. Congress is made up of two deliberative bodies.
The words from the Preamble to the United States Constitution are a brief introductory statement of the Constitution's fundamental purposes and guiding principles.
On October 12th, 1492, three Spanish ships, under the leadership of Christopher Columbus, landed on an island in what is today the Bahamas.
To become the law of the land the Constitution had to be ratified by the states. A key role in that ratification process was played by the authors of what is now called The Federalist Papers.
The United States declared independence from Great Britain in 1776 to secure for all Americans their unalienable rights.
This Editorial is one of a series on the U.S. Constitution and the structure of the U.S. government.
This editorial reflecting American ideals and institutions, is one of a series on the U.S. Constitution and the structure of the U.S. government.
Memorial Day honors no single battle or war. Its meaning transcends heroic monuments. Rather, it is the recognition by a grateful nation that lives and blood lost in defense of its freedoms are never given in vain.