Abraham Lincoln’s Assassination May Have Set the Nation Back 100 Years

Watch this on Youtube.com (Click through the video to watch all three sections) Abraham Lincoln was "not only a champion of freedom, democracy and national unity" but continues to be a source of personal inspiration to millions, writes¬†Michael Burlingame in his definitive two-volume 2024-page biography, "Abraham Lincoln: A Life." I had the privilege to hear … Continue reading Abraham Lincoln’s Assassination May Have Set the Nation Back 100 Years

Why Lincoln Matters, By Mario Cuomo

Why Lincoln Matters: Today More Than Ever is a book by former NY Governor Mario Cuomo, published in 2004. It addressed such issues as¬†pre-emptive war, taxes and religion in politics. Cuomo pointed out that Lincoln never belonged to an organized religion or joined a church and seemed to be a rationalist rather than a conventional … Continue reading Why Lincoln Matters, By Mario Cuomo