Articles on history from The Objective Standard.
John Lautner and Real Architecture
Frank Lloyd Wright called him “the world’s second-best architect.” His spectacular homes have been the settings for commercials, Vogue fashion spreads, and dozens of movies. Most people have seen his astonishing work, but very few know his name.
The Big Lie: Exposing the Nazi Roots of the American Left, by Dinesh D’Souza
D’Souza leaves the actual roots of the American left shrouded. And he paints conservatives as classical liberals. This is D’Souza’s big lie.
Patrick Henry’s ‘Give Me Liberty, or Give Me Death!’ Speech
On March 23, 1775, Patrick Henry delivered one of the most important and dramatic speeches in American history. May Henry’s words live on and inspire all who continue fighting for freedom.
Hamilton’s Bank of New York Put the City Back in Business and the U.S. on the Map
If we trace the steps of New York’s rise as the financial capital of the world, we must recognize that establishing the Bank of New York was a pivotal moment in history.
‘Act Worthy of Yourselves’: Joseph Warren on Defending Liberty
“I know you would not turn your faces from your foes, but will, undauntedly, press forward, until tyranny is trodden under foot, and you have fixed your adored goddess Liberty, on the American throne.” —Dr. Joseph Warren
William F. Buckley: Cowardly, Dishonest, Unjust, Racist, and Loved by Conservatives
On the anniversary of William F. Buckley’s death, conservatives will spend the week pretending that he was a man of principle, civility, dignity. He was not.