Foundations of American Leadership Series

Virtue in the Madisonian Republic with Dr. Jay Cost

Common conceptions of the constitutional system is that it works like a machine, transforming our selfish interests into public policy. James Madison—the Father of the Constitution—emphasized this idea in the Federalist Papers, where he argued that the structure of the government was … Continue reading

The Making of George Washington – Dr. Gary Gregg

There are two stories that many Americans do not know about one of the most well-recognized Founding Fathers—George Washington. Dr. Gary Gregg explains why every American should know about these important experiences that shape George Washington’s true legacy.