Newletter


‘Fly Girls’ tells the early history of women in aviation

By Elizabeth Toohey from The Christian Science Monitor At a time when political warfare is being waged in American culture over women’s bodies – through reactions to the #MeToo movement; the battle over a supreme court nominee who will almost certainly overturn women’s right to an abortion; endless debates over every…


Dame Antonia Fraser profiles a mighty battle over religious freedom

BUY THE BOOK! By Randy Dotinga from The Christian Science Monitor The deadliest and most damaging riot in British history wasn’t sparked by hunger, poverty or a dispute over the throne. Instead, a dispute over religious freedom prompted looting, the desecration of chapels, and about a thousand deaths in the…



‘First In Line’ profiles modern vice presidents from Nixon to Pence

By Erik Spanberg from The Christian Science Monitor During the two-term presidency of Bill Clinton, vice president Al Gore maintained a close, brotherly partnership with his boss that only unraveled as the Monica Lewinsky scandal surfaced and as Gore suffered through his own failed bid to become president in 2000. Gore…