Policy Documents

The Peril of the Republic: The Decline of Civic Education

John Hendrickson –
July 1, 2011

A lack of civic education has escalated and many students and the general population demonstrate ignorance in understanding American history, government, and Western Civilization, says John Hendrickson of the Public Interest Institute. Without a clear understanding of American history, we will not be able to solve our current or future policy problems, he says.