Articles on history from The Objective Standard.

Thomas Jefferson: Word and Deed

Thomas Jefferson, whatever his flaws, was an intellectual giant whose key ideas lit up the world and still guide us today. Were it not for… More »

Jon Hersey September 3, 2017

America at Her Best Is Hamiltonian

Surveys the vital ideas and pivotal accomplishments of the great American founder and George Washington’s top aide, Alexander Hamilton.

Richard M. Salsman February 21, 2017

Netanyahu Reads Nothing Less than Victory

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has been reading John David Lewis’s Nothing Less than Victory. This is exceedingly good news.

Craig Biddle January 7, 2017

The Vindication of Joseph McCarthy

Examines the myths and facts surrounding Joseph McCarthy and his efforts to expose communist infiltration into the U.S. government in the 1950s.

Andrew Bernstein November 20, 2016