Selected Writings

231 years ago this week, work began on the most important document in American history

Op-ed Fox News, May 24, 2018

"The Athens of Socrates, the Florence of da Vinci, the London of Shakespeare – these were impressive places, but none nearly as history-altering as the Philadelphia of the American rebels. On May 25, 1787 – 231 years ago Friday – the rebels began the convention that drafted the U.S. Constitution. It is the most readable, practical and liberating wonder of the world...."

Joseph Tartakovsky