Seth Morgan articles

FLASHBACK: An Ohio Conservative’s Wishlist for 2014

FLASHBACK: An Ohio Conservative’s Wishlist for 2014

This post was originally published on January 10, 2014. Following up on OCR’s “13 Events that Shaped Ohio Politics in 2013,” let’s make a wish list of, say, 14 events that might make us conservatives proud in 2014. Mind you this is a wish list, not a dream list.  These are all events that are

Celebrating the Signers on July 4: An Independence Day Message for Patriots

It seems patriotism is slipping these days. Were my patriotism inspired by the quality of our elected leaders or the condition of our economy, culture, and standing abroad, mine might be slipping too. Fortunately, my patriotism and yours springs from a deeper, truer source. On this 238th birthday of America, our sense of patriotism can be restored

National Education Standards Will Be a Costly Failure

A version of this article appeared in the Columbus Dispatch on April 27, 2013 and was submitted to OCR directly by the author. On June 2, 2010, the National Governors Association and Council of Chief State School Officers quietly changed American public education as we know it. On that humid summer day, from the swamps of Washington, D.C.,