• Posterity! You will never know how much it cost the present generation to preserve your freedom! I hope you will make good use of it! - letter to Abigail Adams, April 26, 1777
  • John Adams (1735-1826) Second U.S. President

Black Hero Finally Recognized!

Black World War One hero to finally get his due. Read about the amazing Battle of Henry Johnson

Crowd Saves Teenagers

In India hundreds of onlookers work together to lift a bus off of two trapped teenagers:

Economic stability, air safety, sanitation systems and accountants – what do they all have in common? They’re among the topics we cover in our series of essays that analyze the past and find in it positive things to light the way ahead.

Our hand-picked selection of insightful essays that argue for a positive view of the world and of yourself.

An assortment of entertaining short fiction with a positive message. Our introductory series Johnny Brownpants was written especially for children, with short stories for adults to follow soon.

David Beckham, Warren Buffett and John McCain are among the celebrities whose success stories come under the microscope in our analysis of what it takes to get to the top: family connections? Luck? Or good old fashioned ruthlessness?