Articles on history from The Objective Standard.
The Moral Courage of Rosa Parks
By refusing to give in to injustice, Parks sparked not only the Montgomery bus boycott but the American Civil Rights movement as such, which would go on to topple the legal support of racial discrimination in the United States.
The Need for Philosophy in the Islands of the Blessed
Ka‘ahumanu overthrew Hawaii’s brutal religion. Tragically, that was not enough. The Hawaiian people, like all people, needed the insights of philosophy.
The Bitcoin Standard: The Decentralized Alternative to Central Banking by Saifedean Ammous
Ammous places Bitcoin in a broad historical context and makes a good case that it has the potential to be the next stage in the evolution of sound money.
Nature’s God: The Heretical Origins of the American Republic by Matthew Stewart
Well-read intellectuals, Greek philosophy, and atheism are what made America great. So says Matthew Stewart.
Marva Collins, Her Method, and Her ‘Philosophy for Living’
Thousands of students who had been written off as “unteachable” were able to lead meaningful, productive lives because one woman refused to give up on them.