Peter Myers
Peter Myers

Peter C. Myers is a visiting fellow in the B. Kenneth Simon Center for Principles and Politics at the Heritage Foundation. He is the author of “Frederick Douglass’s America: Race, Justice, and the Promise of the Founding” and “Martin Luther King, Jr., and the American Dream.”

Yes, Frederick Douglass Was An American Patriot

By conscientious study and reflection, Frederick Douglass acquired a strong and proud American patriotism that he would retain for the rest of his life. Two Harvard professors say otherwise.

Turning Martin Luther King Jr. Into An Anti-America Revolutionary Diminishes His Power

If we cannot resolve the tensions inside Martin Luther King Jr.’s ideas, then we are compelled to judge which represents the best of his thought and action.