Connections 07/2014

American NationsJuly 2014 Connections. Our true founders didn’t have an “original intent” that we can refer back to in challenging times such as this, observes historian and journalist Colin Woodard. Instead, they had original intents — plural. In his intriguing book American Nations: A History of the Eleven Rival Regional Cultures of North America (Penguin, 2011), Woodard points out that there has never really been one America. From the beginning there have been several Americas. Read/download 7-2014 Connections