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AHI’s Mary Grabar Discusses “Howard Zinn’s Ignoble Lies”

In a twenty minute video, "Howard Zinn's Ignoble Lies," Dr. Mary Grabar, Resident Fellow of The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI)  discusses her bestselling book Debunking Howard Zinn: Exposing the Fake History that Turned a Generation against America (Regnery 2019).  Zinn's widely used textbook, A People's History of the United States, violates every rule of history writing. [...]

2021-01-18T14:15:18+00:00January 18th, 2021|News & Events|0 Comments

AHI Announces Four New Zoom Reading Clusters to Begin in February

In August 2020, The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) announced that it would respond to the cancellation and postponement of programmatic activities because of the Covid pandemic by creating four reading clusters, open to a national audience, using Zoom.  By all reports, AHI’s experiment in remote learning proved successful. In [...]

AHI’s Peter Coclanis Publishes on “The Legacy of Looting”

In the 23 December 2020 issue of The Spectator, a London-based journal devoted to politics and culture, Peter Coclanis, an economic historian who serves as an academic adviser to The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI), explores “The Long Legacy of Looting” in his native Chicago.  Observers of rioting can rest [...]

2021-01-06T23:53:07+00:00January 6th, 2021|News & Events|0 Comments

AHI Meets Challenge Grant

On December 15, The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI) received news that a donor, who wished to remain anonymous, had offered to match any donation received by AHI before the end of the year up to $40,000. Thanks to a wide and generous network of supporters, that goal was reached [...]

2021-01-01T23:27:16+00:00January 1st, 2021|News & Events|0 Comments

A Letter of Support from Mary Grabar

December 15, 2020 Dear AHI friends, Last night, at the end of typically gray cold December day here in Upstate New York and as the announcement came about the electoral college vote, I, as I often do, at 21 W. Park Row, perused some of the bookshelves that line the first floor and basement. [...]

2020-12-16T21:05:38+00:00December 16th, 2020|News & Events|0 Comments

AHI Receives Offer of $40,000 Matching Grant

On December 15, Robert Paquette, President of The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI), received an important communication. A donor, who wishes to remain anonymous but is a long-time enthusiast of the work we do, has offered AHI a $40,000 matching grant. The donor expressed considerable satisfaction in the work [...]

2020-12-16T21:02:10+00:00December 16th, 2020|News & Events|0 Comments

AHI’s Juliana Pilon Asks, “Does Voice of America Speak for Us All?”

The United States government created Voice of America (VOA) during World War II to counter Nazi propaganda.  It broadcast thousands of programs in dozens of languages. After the war, VOA concentrated its attention on reaching audiences behind the Iron Curtain. VOA inspired hope of a better life for millions of people living under the [...]

2020-12-16T21:17:04+00:00December 15th, 2020|News & Events|0 Comments

From The President’s Desk

From the President’s Desk 2 December 2020 A Message from The Alexander Hamilton Institute for the Study of Western Civilization (AHI): Dear Friends of AHI: We need your support.  The Covid pandemic and the deep political divide that exists in the country have affected all of us.  Layoffs and economic uncertainties have diminished charitable giving. [...]

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