October Top Ten


Our top ten pieces for October 2016. If you have not read them yet, you should. If you have, read ’em again.

1. Why The War Was Not About Slavery by Clyde Wilson

2. John C. Calhoun: Anti-Imperialist by Clyde Wilson

3. Ortho-Dixie: Orthodox Christianity and Southern Identity by Stephen Borthwick

4. It Probably Won’t End Well by Paul Yarbrough

5. The National Anthem, Lincoln, the Slave Owner—and even Better, Dixie by Paul Yarbrough

6. Jeffersonian Conservatism by Ryan Walters

7. Nullification vs. Secession? by John Marquardt

8. John C. Calhoun and Slavery as a “Positive Good:” What He Said by Clyde Wilson

9. Goodbye, George by Clyde Wilson

10. Reestablishing the Family Economy: A Biblical Imperative Part 3 by Herrick Kimball

About Brion McClanahan

Brion McClanahan is the author or co-author of six books, How Alexander Hamilton Screwed Up America (Regnery History, 2017), 9 Presidents Who Screwed Up America and Four Who Tried to Save Her (Regnery History, 2016), The Politically Incorrect Guide to the Founding Fathers, (Regnery, 2009), The Founding Fathers Guide to the Constitution (Regnery History, 2012), Forgotten Conservatives in American History (Pelican, 2012), and The Politically Incorrect Guide to Real American Heroes, (Regnery, 2012). He received a B.A. in History from Salisbury University in 1997 and an M.A. in History from the University of South Carolina in 1999. He finished his Ph.D. in History at the University of South Carolina in 2006, and had the privilege of being Clyde Wilson’s last doctoral student. He lives in Alabama with his wife and three daughters. More from Brion McClanahan

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